Development Articles

The following links (in red) take you to some recent relevant articles about city development:

Canadian & Consulting Engineer, October 2, 2017    Great Gulf acquiring Mirvish Gehry towers project in Toronto.  The development will comprise two towers of 82 and 92 storeys anchored by a multi-level podium.

CBCNews Calgary, September 30, 2017     Flexible zoning is being contemplated in Calgary.  Rules around what goes where could boost residential living in the core and bring more business to communities.

CBCNews Toronto, September 22, updated October 5, 2017   A neighbourhood group in north Toronto is organizing a yard sale on Saturday hoping to raise the tens of thousands of dollars it needs to help pay for its three-year fight against a proposed rental development in the area. 

Globe and Mail Editorial, September 1, 2017.  How density makes for a successful city and why residents and developers must find a happy medium between extremes.

Alex Bozikovic, The Globe and Mail's architecture critic  August 29th.  A discussion of NIMBY-ism vs the reality of population growth in Toronto.  Contains links to other relevant articles.