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.
Ravines x Wedges
How can investing in natural heritage enhance the livability of our cities? On April 26th this question became the framework for a dialogue between Canadian and Dutch design…
Workshop Series 1: Intermunicipal Tower Roundtable
Ontario’s post-war apartment towers provide affordable rental housing to more than one million people. These buildings are aging and urgently require rehabilitation, as well as stronger connections to…
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…
Green Finance and Tower Renewal
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…