Monthly Archives: October 2013

Welcome New Members!

ULI Toronto would like to welcome our newest members, who joined between September 12th 2013 and October 22nd 2013. The shared wisdom and experience of our members is what makes ULI unique. Member leadership and expertise make it possible for ULI to offer what it is known for: the gold standard in quality programs and research, and the opportunity to make an impact on communities. Not a member? Join today! Full Members Mary Ellen Bench, City of Mississauga Noah Gordon, Menkes Property Management Services Ltd. Russell Matthew, Hemson Consulting Ltd. Associate … Read More

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Event Recap: Redevelopment of Transit Corridors in the 905: Making the Vision a Reality

View Photos View Attendees View Speaker Biographies  Speaker Presentations: Leslie Woo Mary-Frances Turner Hessam Ghadaki Marilyn Ball Anson Kwok Canadians gravitate more and more towards an urbanization model. It’s everywhere, extending beyond central business districts of major cities like Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, and Montréal and now reaching interconnected urban nodes in the once-suburban expanses that surround them. In Ontario, the Places to Grow legislation that everyone is familiar with created a greenbelt that was there to limit sprawl and mandate intensification in many municipalities in the “905” region, and one of … Read More

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GO wins Outstanding Achievement Award

Congratulations to GO Transit!  GO is the 2013 large system winner of the Outstanding Public Transportation System Achievement Award from the American Public Transportation Association (APTA). Judged alongside a possible 64 North American public transit systems that could have competed for this award, GO topped them all in the areas of customer service, operations, safety and security, financial performance, community relations, environmental practices and more. For more information, please click here.

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Enjoy the Benefits of Membership with ULI’s Apps

ULI’s family of mobile apps makes it easy to get the full ULI experience on the go. Access the indispensable information and connections that only ULI can deliver, all on your iPad, iPhone, or Android device. To navigate the Fall Meeting with the Events app or read Urban Land on your tablet or smartphone, visit

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Apply for a Fall Meeting Scholarship for Public Officials

Public officials can save 90 percent or more on registration to next month’s ULI Fall Meeting in Chicago, thanks to a scholarship program offered by the ULI Rose Center for Public Leadership and Chicago Title Insurance Company. Apply for a scholarship online.  

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Detroit + Toronto: Drivers for a Healthy City (a Symposium)

Detroit + Toronto: Drivers for a Healthy City (a Symposium) is a day to explore the urban issues at stake for two cities linked by a history of industry, trade, and culture. Join developers, entrepreneurs, politicians, city staff, urbanists, and innovators from both Detroit and Toronto as they discuss and debate the opportunities for the future of these two great cities. Registration for the Symposium is $90. See the symposium schedule and speakers here and register here. Following the Symposium, we celebrate with Toronto the Good, a party thrown each year … Read More

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