Monthly Archives: June 2012

Event Recap – Fireside Chat 2012: Peter Sharpe

Peter Sharpe: From Winnipeg to Rio, This is Your Life “Formerly of Cadillac Fairview and now of everywhere” was the attention-grabbing introduction from John O’Brian, vice chairman of CBRE, when he sat down with longtime friend and fellow real estate veteran, Peter Sharpe, at the summer ULI Fireside chat on June 19th. The conversation touched on key people and experiences that influenced Mr. Sharpe’s career. While best known as the president and CEO of Cadillac Fairview from 2000 to 2010, Mr. Sharpe was asked to start his story at the … Read More

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Message From ULI Toronto Chair, Mark Noskiewicz

Halfway through another year, ULI Toronto has continued to advance its mission of providing leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities, through a variety of programming and outreach activities. Consistent with our objective of generating dialogue and ideas around important land use issues, our April 16 program tackled the subject of Unlocking Employment Lands.  Hannah Evans of the Ontario Growth Secretariat and Michael Williams, the City of Toronto’s General Manager of Economic Development and Culture, provided an overview of Provincial and municipal policies … Read More

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Weston: John Street Community Pilot Project Gets Underway

For Immediate Release Weston: John Street Community Pilot Project Gets Underway Pilot Initiative to transform John Street, and demonstrate the potential of the Weston Village area begins Friday, June 15. Toronto, Ontario – June 15, 2012 – The John Street Community Pilot Project will be a welcomed transformation of the Market area in Weston. The plan calls for the temporary narrowing of the roadway – with the space given over to a public “sidewalk-café-like seating area surrounded by flowers and crowned with festive lights strung from one side of the … Read More

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