TORONTO, Jan. 15 /CNW/ -
- John Campbell, President & CEO, Waterfront Toronto
- Chris Glaisek, VP, Planning & Design, Waterfront Toronto
- Representatives from participating teams:
- Janet Rosenberg & Associates
- Claude Cormier architectes paysagistes inc.
- West 8 + DTAH
Waterfront Toronto recently launched an innovative design competition to
enhance the public space at the foot of Lower Jarvis Street. The goal of
this competition is to create a signature urban public space at the
water's edge that will anchor the new East Bayfront community.
On January 18, 2008, Waterfront Toronto is holding a briefing to give
media an opportunity to see the design teams' submissions prior to the
launch of a public exhibition on January 21, 2008 and to interview
representatives from each of the teams.
WHEN: Friday, January 18, 2008
Waterfront Toronto (Boardroom)
20 Bay Street, Suite 1310
Design submissions will be unveiled publicly at a presentation on
January 21, 2008 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Metro Hall, main floor Rotunda
(55 John Street). The submissions will remain on display at Metro Hall
until January 25, 2008. The winner of the competition will be announced
on Friday, February 01, 2008.
Background information on the competition can be found at:
For further information:
For further information: Media contacts: Marisa Piattelli, (416)
214-1476, firstname.lastname@example.org; Tanya Bevington, (416) 214-1344 ext.