MILLIONS OF CANADIANS LIVE IN POSTWAR APARTMENT HOUSING.
TOWER RENEWAL IS A STRATEGY TO TRANSFORM THESE NEIGHBOURHOODS INTO SUSTAINABLE, RESILIENT AND HEALTHY COMMUNITIES FOR THE 21ST CENTURY.
‘Tower, Slab, Superblock: Social Housing Legacies and Futures’ Sparks the Imagination on Postwar Design and Construction
“Never demolish, never remove or replace, always add, transform and reuse!” – Anne Lacaton and Jean-Philippe Vassal On December 10th a group of international guests will assemble…
TORONTO – NEW YORK: Design by Example
“A new platform by which designers of these two great cities may share innovations and best practices with the common goal of enhancing the build environment.”- Mary…
Understanding The Tower Landscape
Despite an appearance of homogeneity, the Toronto region’s tower sites present a host of differences related to site geography, ownership, and location within the region’s key infrastructures. The…
Tower Renewal Financial Instrument
This policy brief presents the scale of the opportunity and identifies current barriers to investment. This research has informed a set of policy directions, identified below, for a…