All posts in NRU Toronto

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Latest
July 25, 2020, Comments Off

A new design for the ORCA project, a mixed-use development proposed to be built above the rail corridor where the city is proposing Rail Deck Park, has been submitted for …

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EXPANDING SUSTAINABLY

July 17, 2020, Comments Off

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) is proposing a revitalization of its headquarters that would significantly improve the env ...

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GROWING UP DOWNTOWN

July 17, 2020, Comments Off

City Planning’s final urban design guidelines, Growing Up, Planning for Children in New Vertical Communities, were adopted by planning and housing c ...

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OPPOSITION BREWING

July 10, 2020, Comments Off

The University of Toronto’s proposed redevelopment of the McLaughlin Planetarium and Falconer Hall could be facing strong opposition from local resi ...

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    FAST AFFORDABILITY
    July 10, 2020, Comments Off

    A new redevelopment project in Toronto could speed up the city’s ability to add much needed affordable housing units to the city’s depleted stock and address the ongoing homelessness and housing ...

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    REVITALIZING WEST DON LANDS
    July 3, 2020, Comments Off

    A proposal that would complete a large mixed-use development intended to provide significant affordable housing and to intensify an underdeveloped area of the city has been submitted for review by ...

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    PREPARING FOR GROWTH PLAN CONFORMITY
    June 26, 2020, Comments Off

    The City of Toronto is preparing for a lengthy planning exercise to update its official plan and make the city ready for long-term growth. At its meeting June 29-30, council ...

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    MAKING AN EYESORE A DESTINATION
    June 19, 2020, Comments Off

    Waterfront Toronto may soon be given the go-ahead to complete the design, cost estimate, and traffic impact assessment of a redesign of Lake Shore Boulevard East from the mouth of ...

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    SHIFTING USES ON THE WATERFRONT
    June 19, 2020, Comments Off

    A proposed development for Queens Quay West could improve the streetscape along the lake shore while animating a previously car-oriented space with human activity and adding much-needed affordable housing to ...

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    CREATING A UNITED WATERFRONT
    June 12, 2020, Comments Off

    The vision of a unified business improvement area (BIA) encompassing the full breadth of the City of Toronto’s downtown shoreline is one step closer to reality, and could be realized ...