Tower Renewal Blog

Arup’s Doggerel Covers Tower Renewal

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Joshua Thorpe’s article, “How to rethink the suburbs: A lesson from Toronto,” in Arup’s Doggerel explores the new Residential Apartment Commerical (RAC) zone and the potential benefits it will bring to Toronto’s tower neighbourhoods. The article provides background information on the history of these tower neighbourhoods, the challenges they currently face, and how new zoning laws can help promote complete communities with access to business, health, and public engagement.

Read the article here and learn more about the RAC Zone and Tower Renewal.