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Jun 24, 2019, 14:00 ET Waterfront Toronto Releases Master Innovation and Development Plan for Quayside

TORONTO, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Waterfront Toronto released the draft Master Innovation and Development Plan (MIDP) for Quayside to the public. Chairman of the Board, Stephen Diamond, has...


Nov 27, 2018, 09:28 ET Media Advisory - Waterfront Toronto to Break Ground on River Valley in Port Lands

TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - Media are invited to attend a groundbreaking to mark the start of excavation on a new river valley as part of the Port Lands Flood Protection project, with...


Oct 09, 2018, 14:00 ET Winning Designs Announced for Waterfront Parks Design Competition

TORONTO, Oct. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - Waterfront Toronto, in partnership with the City of Toronto's Parks, Forestry and Recreation Division, today announced the winning design submissions for the York Street ...


Jul 31, 2018, 16:00 ET Waterfront Toronto and Sidewalk Labs sign Plan Development Agreement

This plan paves the way for an innovative waterfront community TORONTO, July 31, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, Waterfront Toronto signed and released the Plan Development Agreement (PDA) with Sidewalk Labs,...


Apr 27, 2018, 17:03 ET Waterfront Toronto forms Digital Strategy Advisory Panel

New Advisory Panel will help ensure the public interest and encourage innovation TORONTO, April 27, 2018 /CNW/ - Waterfront Toronto today announced the formation of a Digital Strategy Advisory Panel, ...


Jan 11, 2018, 09:00 ET Governments of Canada, Ontario, Toronto and Waterfront Toronto celebrate the start of construction in Toronto's Port Lands

TORONTO, Jan. 11, 2018 /CNW/ - Re-naturalizing and flood protecting the Port Lands is a key priority for the governments of Canada, Ontario and Toronto. Building resilient infrastructure in the Port...


Jan 10, 2018, 12:27 ET Media Advisory - Waterfront Toronto Groundbreaking Event January 11, 2018

TORONTO, Jan. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a groundbreaking event to mark the start of construction on the Cherry Street Stormwater and Lakefilling project, a component of the ...


Oct 17, 2017, 14:45 ET New District in Toronto Will Tackle the Challenges of Urban Growth

Waterfront Toronto and Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs to Create Neighbourhoods That Blend People-Centred Urban Design with Cutting-Edge Technology "Sidewalk Toronto" Aims to Make Toronto's Eastern...


Oct 16, 2017, 16:14 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Waterfront Toronto Announces Innovation and Funding Partner

TORONTO, Oct. 16, 2017 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a press conference on Tuesday October 17 at 2:30 p.m. ET to be introduced to the successful proponent of Waterfront Toronto's search ...


Mar 17, 2017, 17:25 ET Waterfront Toronto Takes First Step in Building Quayside: A New Community That Will Provide Testbed for Solutions to Pressing Urban Challenges

RFP Released Today to Find Partner for Precedent-Setting Project TORONTO, March 17, 2017 /CNW/ - As cities around the world face pressing challenges in developing more sustainable, accessible,...


Oct 20, 2016, 11:45 ET Waterfront Toronto Releases Due Diligence Report on Port Lands Flood Protection

Plan to Flood Protect the Port Lands and Unlock Development Estimated to Cost $1.25 Billion, Project Construction and Development of Port Lands Projected to Create over $5 Billion in Economic Value...


Oct 19, 2016, 12:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Port Lands Flood Protection and Enabling Infrastructure Project Due Diligence Report

TORONTO, Oct. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to a technical briefing and press conference on the Due Diligence Report for the Port Lands Flood Protection project. The due diligence ...


Feb 22, 2016, 13:04 ET A Real Sugar Shack is coming to Sugar Beach over the March Break

TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2016 /CNW/ - Toronto's waterfront is getting its first cabane à sucre next month, complete with maple taffy and traditional French Canadian music and food. The Sugar Beach Sugar...


Dec 14, 2015, 14:00 ET Waterfront Toronto Announces William Fleissig as its New President and CEO

TORONTO, Dec. 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Waterfront Toronto's Board of Directors today announced the hiring of Will Fleissig as its new President and CEO, after the retirement of John Campbell. Mark Wilson,...


Dec 14, 2015, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Announcement of Waterfront Toronto's new CEO/

TORONTO, Dec. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to the introduction of Waterfront Toronto's new President and CEO. WHEN: Monday, December 14, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. WHERE: Waterfront...


Dec 13, 2015, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - Announcement of Waterfront Toronto's new CEO

TORONTO, Dec. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to the introduction of Waterfront Toronto's new President and CEO. WHEN: Monday, December 14, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. WHERE: Waterfront...


Dec 07, 2015, 12:33 ET Waterfront Toronto's Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Report Demonstrates Progress in Advancing Environmental, Social and Economic Goals

TORONTO, Dec. 7, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Waterfront Toronto released its latest Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Report. This update to the initial 2012 report quantifies the progress...


Nov 17, 2015, 10:00 ET $25 million gift to create new trail, connections and cultural spaces under Gardiner Expressway

The City of Toronto announces partnership with visionary philanthropists and Waterfront Toronto to reclaim unused space between Strachan and Spadina TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, the City of...


Nov 16, 2015, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Announcement of new public space initiative for Toronto/

TORONTO, Nov. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to the announcement of a new and unique public space initiative in downtown Toronto. WHO: His Worship John Tory, Mayor of Toronto John...


Nov 13, 2015, 11:31 ET Media Advisory - Announcement of new public space initiative for Toronto

TORONTO, Nov. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to the announcement of a new and unique public space initiative in downtown Toronto. WHO: His Worship John Tory, Mayor of Toronto John...


Jul 14, 2015, 14:30 ET Waterfront Toronto and Government Partners to Take Next Steps on Proposal to Naturalize Don River

Due Diligence Studies on Flood-Protecting the Port Lands and Surrounding Area, Unlocking Development and Investment TORONTO, July 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, the federal, provincial and city governments, ...


Jul 14, 2015, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - Waterfront Toronto to Announce Next Steps on Proposal to Naturalize Don River/

TORONTO, July 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to an announcement regarding the proposal to naturalize the mouth of the Don River, provide flood protection to the area and unlock...


Jul 10, 2015, 10:15 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Waterfront Toronto to Announce Next Steps on Proposal to Naturalize Don River

TORONTO, July 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to an announcement regarding the proposal to naturalize the mouth of the Don River, provide flood protection to the area and unlock...


Jun 19, 2015, 18:00 ET Toronto's New Waterfront Street: Queens Quay Opens on Time After Three Years of Revitalization Work

TORONTO, June 19, 2015 /CNW/ - After three years of construction, Toronto's revitalized waterfront boulevard is open – on schedule, and in time for the Redpath Waterfront Festival and the upcoming...


Jun 19, 2015, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Official Opening of Queens Quay/

TORONTO, June 17, 2015 /CNW/ - On the evening of June 19, Waterfront Toronto and its government partners will celebrate another major milestone in the revitalization of our waterfront – the official...