ULI Toronto: Vaughan Rising: Vaughan Metropolitan Centre, Suburban Intensification


2020-10-27T12:00:00 - 2020-10-27T13:00:00

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    In less than a decade, the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre has transformed from a low-rise retail and industrial neighbourhood to a Mobility Hub with 6.5 million square feet of residential, office, and retail space and another 23 million square feet on the books. How is Vaughan managing this rapid growth? Has the pandemic slowed it down? The Mayor of Vaughan and other government leaders respond to these questions and more.
    Update from the Mayor
    Followed by a Panel Discussion

    Michelle Samson, Economic Development Officer, City of Vaughan and Host of the Vaughan Rising Podcast

    Christina Bruce
    , Director, Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Program
    Mary-Frances Turner, President, York Region Rapid Transit Corporation

    An Update from the Mayor
    12:20pm-12:40pm: Panel Discussion
    12:40pm-1:00pm: Q&A 
     Vaughan is the commercial real estate market to watch. Mega developments, a business-friendly climate and a bold approach to city-building are creating unprecedented opportunities for businesses and residents. Host Michelle Samson takes a deep dive into Vaughan’s most exciting projects with the leaders making this city the place to be. Listen now: Vaughanbusiness.ca/podcast
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