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Jun 17, 2015, 11:45 ET 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...


May 22, 2015, 12:00 ET Groundbreaking for Aqualina - the first building at the Bayside Toronto development

TORONTO, May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - Toronto Mayor John Tory, Deputy Mayor Pam McConnell, Waterfront Toronto's Vice President, Development Meg Davis, Hines Country Head Avi Tesciuba, Tridel President Leo...


May 20, 2015, 12:22 ET Media Advisory - Mayor John Tory, Deputy Mayor Pam McConnell to help break ground on major residential and commercial development for Toronto's waterfront

TORONTO, May 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Developers Hines and Tridel and Waterfront Toronto will officially break ground on Aqualina, the first building in the 13-acre Bayside Toronto development, a mix of...


Apr 22, 2015, 14:19 ET Toronto's Outer Harbour Recreational Node

Home to Fish, Fowl and Fans of Both TORONTO, April 22, 2015 /CNW/ - With their fishing lines cast into the water, officials from Waterfront Toronto, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA)...


Apr 22, 2015, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Official Opening of the Outer Harbour Recreational Pier and Enhancement of Baselands through 50 Million Tree Program/

TORONTO, April 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Waterfront Toronto, the City of Toronto and the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority will cast their fishing lines into the water to mark the official opening of...


Apr 20, 2015, 16:21 ET Media Advisory - Official Opening of the Outer Harbour Recreational Pier and Enhancement of Baselands through 50 Million Tree Program

TORONTO, April 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Waterfront Toronto, the City of Toronto and the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority will cast their fishing lines into the water to mark the official opening of...


Apr 10, 2015, 14:06 ET Waterfront Toronto Announces Winner of the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park Innovative Design Competition

TORONTO, April 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Waterfront Toronto, in partnership with the City of Toronto today announced that KPMB Architects + West 8 + Greenberg Consultants is the winning team of the Jack...


Apr 10, 2015, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - Winning Design to be announced for the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park Innovative Design Competition/

TORONTO, April 8, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to the announcement of the winning design team of the Innovative Design Competition for the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour...


Apr 08, 2015, 09:52 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Winning Design to be announced for the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park Innovative Design Competition

TORONTO, April 8, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to the announcement of the winning design team of the Innovative Design Competition for the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour...


Mar 31, 2015, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - Waterfront Toronto to host a community Town Hall on waterfront revitalization/

TORONTO, March 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend a public Town Hall, where Waterfront Toronto's President and CEO John Campbell will present a review of what has been...


Mar 27, 2015, 08:49 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Waterfront Toronto to host a community Town Hall on waterfront revitalization

TORONTO, March 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend a public Town Hall, where Waterfront Toronto's President and CEO John Campbell will present a review of what has been...


Mar 16, 2015, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Five Design Proposals to be Unveiled for Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park/

TORONTO, March 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend the public presentations of the five designs proposals for the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park on Monday, ...


Mar 14, 2015, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Five Design Proposals to be Unveiled for Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park

TORONTO, March 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend the public presentations of the five designs proposals for the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park on Monday, ...


Mar 12, 2015, 12:38 ET Five Design Proposals for Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park to be Unveiled March 16 at Toronto City Hall

TORONTO, March 12, 2015 /CNW/ - On Monday March 16, Waterfront Toronto will unveil five innovative design proposals for the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park. The proposals will be...


Feb 06, 2015, 11:30 ET Waterfront Toronto and Menkes Launch Waterfront Innovation Centre

TORONTO, Feb. 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Waterfront Toronto and Menkes Developments Ltd. (Menkes) are proud to announce the launch of an innovation centre which will bring more than 2,000 employees to Toronto's ...


Feb 06, 2015, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - Announcement of major new economic development project on Toronto's waterfront/

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to the announcement of an important private sector development project on the waterfront. Led by a pre-eminent Canadian real estate...


Feb 05, 2015, 09:25 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Announcement of major new economic development project on Toronto's waterfront

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to the announcement of an important private sector development project on the waterfront. Led by a pre-eminent Canadian real estate...


Jan 12, 2015, 13:52 ET Design Teams Announced for Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park Design Competition

TORONTO, Jan. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Five renowned design teams have been shortlisted to participate in an Innovative Design Competition that will set the stage for the revitalization of the Jack Layton...


Nov 18, 2014, 11:05 ET Waterfront Toronto selects final public art installation for Front Street promenade

TORONTO, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Last month, Waterfront Toronto awarded Berlin-based artists Hadley+Maxwell the third and final public art commission for Front Street East in the West Don Lands. The...


Nov 13, 2014, 13:44 ET Corktown Common a "Best of What's New" winner in Popular Science's prestigious annual awards

TORONTO, Nov. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Corktown Common has received international recognition from Popular Science magazine for its significant environmental and community impact. Every year, Popular Science ...


Nov 04, 2014, 10:32 ET Innovative design competition sets stage for revitalization of Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park

TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - The world's most talented and creative design professionals are invited to develop bold new concepts for one of the waterfront's most important gateways. An Innovative...


Oct 20, 2014, 13:44 ET Toronto's fastest broadband internet coming to new waterfront neighbourhoods

TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Waterfront Toronto and Beanfield Metroconnect announced today that residents and businesses in new waterfront communities will now enjoy the fastest and most economical ...


Oct 08, 2014, 14:33 ET Major Queens Quay Revitalization Construction Milestone

Streetcars Return to Queens Quay TORONTO, Oct. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The 509 Harbourfront streetcar will resume service from Union Station along Queens Quay to Exhibition Station this Thanksgiving weekend. ...


Jul 17, 2014, 14:04 ET Waterfront Toronto is Accountable and Transparent

TORONTO, July 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Waterfront Toronto is directly accountable to two Ministers: the Federal Minister of Finance and for the GTA and the Provincial Minister of Economic Development,...


Jul 10, 2014, 13:38 ET Waterfront Toronto officially opens Corktown Common

TORONTO, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Waterfront Toronto and its government partners celebrated the official opening of Corktown Common with a ribbon cutting ceremony in the park. Corktown Common,...