Mayor’s Tower Renewal: Opportunities Book
Edited by ERA Architects, the Tower Renewal Opportunities Book compiles research conducted over the past several years by the University of Toronto and E.R.A. Architects. The Opportunities book examines the origin of Toronto’s modern planned apartment communities, and their future potential in a green and equitable city.
The Opportunities Book recieved a National Urban Design Award in 2010, and a Toronto Urban Design Award in 2009.
The book is divided into ten sections available for download:
City of Towers
Mapping Tower Renewal, Part 1
Modern Tower Blocks and Apartment Neighbourhoods:
Toronto’s Urban Asset
Looking Internationally: Aging Tower Blocks
in the 21st Century
Vibrant Neighbourhoods and a Sustainable City: The Opportunities
of Mayor’s Tower Renewal
Mapping Tower Renewal, Part 2
Mayor’s Tower Renewal
Acknowledgements, Credits and Consultation