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2018 05 25 -In the dead spaces between buildings, an architectural revolution – Globe and Mail

2017 08 15 – Towering ambitions – Globe and Mail

2017 08 01 – Zoning changes give new life to Toronto’s ‘apartment neighbourhoods’ – Toronto Star

2017 07 19 – How a zoning bylaw could transform 500 apartment sites across the city – CBC News

2017 07 19 – Changes coming to business and social services for apartment towers -CBC Listen

2017 07 19 – Tower’s big apartment towers could soon get major upgrades -BlogTO

2017 06 23 – Lessons of the Grenfell blaze: How can Canada’s thousands of aging towers be kept safe? – Globe and Mail

2017 06 23 – Grenfell Tower fire a warning for Toronto on housing crisis – Toronto Star 

2016 11 14 – New Visions for Social Housing -Canadian Architect

2016 10 25 – Toronto: crafting a livable city amidst staggering population shifts and growth – ULI Impact Blog

2016 08 24 – Transformative conversations about social housing – Maytree

2016 06 06 – Concrete Toronto – Globe and Mail

2015 11 21 – Integration: A New Strategy – Globe and Mail

2015 07 24 – Reinvesting in Toronto’s aging rental towers – Canadian Apartment Magazine

2015 07 23 – Tower Neighbourhood Renewal – Metropolis Magazine

2015 06 08 – Unlocking the Potential in Toronto’s Suburban Highrises – CityLab

2015 06 03 – Why the highrise is the future for an urbanized planet – High Rise / NFB – Globe and Mail

2015 05 29 – We should recognize Canada as a nation of highrise-dwellers – Globe and Mail

2015 04 16 – Tower Neighbourhood, Tower City – Cities of Migration

2015 03 31- Toronto council endorses artistic community-cultural hub for Weston – Toronto Star

2015 03 16 – Tower Neighbourhood Renewal – Urban Springtime

2015 02 13 – It’s time to transform the suburbs – Toronto Star

2014 11 30 – How do we cross Toronto’s great divides? – Toronto Star

2014 11 22 – Time to repopulate Canada’s arrival cities – Globe and Mail

2014 10 26 – United Way, Tower Renewal program: Overcoming the challenges of tower-block neighbourhoods – Toronto Star

 

 

 

2014 10 15 – How to revitalize highrise rental housing neighbourhoods – Toronto Star

2014 10 02 – Photos uncover the everyday beauty of Toronto’s post-war high-rises – Globe and Mail

2014 09 13 – Tower Neighbourhood Renewal – Toronto Star

2014 08 17 – How Toronto is revitalizing its aging suburban residential towers – Citiscope

2014 08 05 – How can Toronto save its aging highrises? – Toronto Star

2014 07 10 – Toronto’s City Hall: An evolving icon – Monocle Film

2014 04 24 – Moving toward complete, economically diverse, and convenient communities for apartment neighbourhoods – United Way Imagine a City

2014 04 16 – Highrise Entrepreneurs – CBC Radio

2014 04 16 – Adding small businesses to Toronto’s high-rise residential towers – CBC News

2014 03 27 – Tower Neighbourhood Renewal – Daniels Faculty

2014 03 25 – Tower Neighbourhood Renewal – Spacing Magazine

2014 02 06 – Realize the postwar suburban vision – Toronto Star

2013 10 02 – Toronto to revitalize postwar highrises – Yonge Street Media

2013 10 02 – Roundtable Seeks to take “Sub” out of “Suburbs” – Urban Toronto

2013 09 14 – Toronto hopes to revitalize its many postwar highrises – Globe and Mail

2013 08 01 – The High Life – Canadian Architect

2013 06 11 – Tower Neighbourhood Renewal – School of Architecture University of Toronto – Daniels

2013 05 06 – TPug Talk Debates the Future of the Glass Tower in Toronto – Urban Toronto

2013 03 29 – We’re a nation of suburban apartment-dwellers, but afraid to admit it – Globe and Mail

2012 12 15 – Seeking a village feel for a high-rise cluster in North Toronto – Globe and Mail

2012 12 12 – Telling the Story of Tower Renewal – Torontoist

2012 10 30 – Toronto’s future is in tower neighbourhood renewal – United Way Toronto Imagine a City

2012 09 20 – Empowering suburbia’s towers – NOW Magazine

2012 06 21 – United Way invests in high-rise improvement projects – Globe and Mail

2012 06 20 – United Way invests $800,000 in tower renewal – Toronto Star

 

2012 04 19 – Concrete looks to shed a bad rep – Globe and Mail

2012 01 06 – Tower Neighbourhood Renewal – Tree house Talks, Toronto Reference Library

2011 12 14 – The Cost Of Ignoring Our Aging Highrises – Torontoist

2011 12 07 – Aging apartment towers can be humanized – Globe and Mail

2011 06 18 – The TCHC could learn few things from how public housing works in Europe – Toronto Star

2011 06 07 – Reviving Fort Book – Toronto Standard

2011 04 06 – City Thinker: Graeme Stewart – Toronto Standard

2011 02 03 – Data Bank a one-stop trove of GTA, regional housing stats – Globe and Mail

2010 12 06 – The Perils, And Potential, Of Greater Toronto’s 2,000 High-rise Communities – Wellesley Institute

2010 12 06 – Highrise apartments are towering issue in Greater Golden Horseshoe – Toronto Star

2010 12 05 – Over a million living in highrises have been largely ignored – Toronto Star

2010 11 15 – The Future of Tower Renewal – Spacing

2010 11 09 – Tower Renewal a tall order for Toronto – Toronto Star

2009 06 04 – Tower Neighbourhood Renewal – Daily Commercial News

2009 05 18 – Toronto’s Ambitious Tower Renewal Project – Inhabitat.com

2009 02 25 – Tower Renewal Project – Carrot City DX

2009 02 21 – New take on highrises as towering assets – Toronto Star

2009 02 14 – To rebuild a tower, first tear down a silo – Toronto Star

2008 11 03 – Toronto mayor David Miller gives push for plan to retrofit of post-war towers – Daily Commercial News

2008 09 13 – Tower Renewal Project fits growth plan – Toronto Star

2008 07 04 -Development needs to reflect new social fabric – Globe and Mail

2007 12 17 – Concrete Reading – Torontoist

2007 10 21 – Concrete’s liberating allure – Toronto Star

2007 05 29 – Apartments ‘energy hogs’ – Toronto Star

2007 03 25 – Older buildings need green help – Toronto Star