Monthly Archives: May 2013

Event Recap: Aura at College Park Members Only Tour

Two weeks after the Intensification of the Downtown Core event at the Board of Trade, several ULI members met at Aura for a follow up tour. Led by Canderel’s Ben Rogowski, guests entered the fully-functioning retail podium while a large cantilevered hoarding system, a first in Toronto, allowed the 78-storey structure to be built above. The podium’s basement level, connected to the College Park subway, contains 123 condominium commercial units all of which have been sold to tenants who will be catering to commuters and residents. After all, according to … Read More

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ED Bob Millward to participate in Land & Development Conference

ULI Toronto Executive Director Bob Millward will be introducing one of the sessions at the 9th Annual Land & Development Conference, which is taking place on May 28th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.  The 2013 Land & Development conference offers insightful presentations on the Greater Golden Horseshoe development market. For more information on the conference click here. LAND & DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE PROGRAM 2013

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Event Recap: The Future of the Toronto Skyline: Intensification in the Downtown Core

View Photos View Speaker Presentations View Attendees Over the last decade, Toronto’s population in the downtown core has witnessed an incredible surge. According to the latest census data, Toronto’s waterfront population has increased 66 per cent in five years, more than any other neighbourhood in Toronto. The City’s skyline is a work in progress that is going through such a dramatic transformation it may seem unrecognizable in a decade, but one thing is clear: as the City grows and evolves, we will need to accommodate the people and the jobs … Read More

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Message from ULI Toronto Executive Director, Bob Millward

I am extremely delighted to have been chosen as the Executive Director for the Toronto District Council of the Urban Land Institute. Having been a member of ULI for nearly 20 years, I appreciate the impact ULI can have for cities and for regions. Over the last seven years ULI Toronto has done a great job in growing its presence in Toronto and we are uniquely positioned to bring about thoughtful, meaningful and responsible solutions to manage growth. We plan on changing the conversation from ‘study’ to practical and actionable … Read More

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Letter from ULI Toronto Chair, Mark Noskiewicz

Greetings from ULI Toronto. I hope that as you read this spring has finally arrived! The big and exciting news since our last newsletter has been the naming of Bob Millward as our first Executive Director (ED). For those of you who missed it, the announcement of Bob taking on the ED role is found here. The Urban Land Institute (ULI) recently celebrated its 75th anniversary, and it is well known for its community and educational outreach on land use issues. ULI Toronto has been in existence for less than a decade, … Read More

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