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Schools and Community Centre Coming to CityPlace Neighbourhood

Block 31, Railway Lands, ZAS Architects Inc., Toronto, CityPlace
September 22, 2014 4:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The redevelopment of Toronto's railway lands has almost been completely realized over the past several years, but a few key elements are left to be built before this burgeoning community can grow ... read more

Toronto's First POPS Plaque Unveiled in Concord CityPlace

The first POPS plaque is officially revealed. Image by Marcus Mitanis.
August 1, 2014 5:40 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
A City of Toronto initiative to identify and label Privately Owned Publicly-Accessible Spaces (POPS) had its first plaque unveiling Thursday. Located below the Parade towers at Concord CityPlace, ... read more

Cityfest Stirs a Crowd at Concord CityPlace

Canoe Landing Park, Cityfest, Concord CityPlace, Toronto
August 20, 2013 1:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Concord CityPlace is one of Toronto's youngest neighbourhoods, yet one of its most discussed. The mostly high-rise community built on former railway yards has been both lauded for its ambitious ... read more

Cityfest at CityPlace: Toronto's Newest Festival This Saturday

CityPlace Condos Concert CityFest Toronto
August 14, 2013 6:25 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Toronto keeps getting bigger and better. The increasing neighbourhood cohesiveness at Concord CityPlace is part of that too. With over 5,000 units alone in one giant city block, thousands of ... read more

New Development Application for Loblaws Lake Shore site

Loblaws, City of Toronto, Loblaws Bathurst
July 19, 2013 1:45 pm | by Brandon Leal | Comments
Redevelopment plans drawn up by Loblaw for the company's former head office and warehouse at Bathurst St. and Lake Shore Blvd. have changed. For over a decade now, the site's future has been in ... read more

Demolition Starts at Loblaws' Lake Shore Site

Loblaws, City of Toronto, Loblaws Bathurst
June 21, 2013 12:40 pm | by Brandon Leal | Comments
For over decade now, the Loblaws site at Bathurst Street and Lake Shore Boulevard has been the subject of much speculation and concern for its future. With new developments and residents moving ... read more

Concord ArtSpace Shines a Light on Their Extensive Public Art Collection

Barca Volante by Francisco Gazitua in CityPlace, Toronto
September 27, 2012 2:50 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Concord Adex, the developer behind Downtown's CityPlace and North York's Park Place, has been working on building strong communities in its large-scale high-rise neighbourhoods through community ... read more

CityPlace Farmers' Market Launches Today!

Canoe Landing Park in Concord CityPlace, Toronto
September 24, 2012 2:29 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
One of the most looked forward to events in early fall is harvest time, a period when a variety of fresh produce arrives in the city's numerous farmers' markets. Often found in neighborhood parks ... read more

Photo of the Day: Downtown Skyline Serves as Backdrop for Fly Condos

Fly Condos, Toronto Condos, Empire Communities, Graziani & Corazza Architects
September 18, 2012 12:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day comes from Forum member Jack Landau (someMidTowner) who caught this image of Empire Communities' Fly Condos competing for space on Toronto's increasingly crowded downtown ... read more

Photo of the Day: Serenity at Dawn

Toronto skyline at dawn
August 10, 2012 9:09 am | by Albert Chen | Comments
Dawn, the moment of twilight before sunrise, is one of the most beautiful but least captured moments for photographers. After a night of rest, it represents the beginning of a new day. The morning ... read more

Time Lapse Videos of the Bridge Raising at Parade

Skybridge raising at Parade Condos, Toronto. Developed by Concord Adex,
July 25, 2012 1:11 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
It's been just over a month since the skybridge connecting the two towers of Parade was lifted into place, but we thought since this was one of the most exciting projects to watch, we would remind ... read more

Photo of the Day: Parade Gets a Lift

Parade Condos at Cityplace, Toronto. Developed by Concord Adex, design by KPF
June 29, 2012 12:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Linked together by a connective tissue of glass and steel, the twin towers of Concord's Parade condos now find themselves conjoined following months of preparation. Constructed at the base of the ... read more

Updated: Concord's Skybridge at Parade Raised Overnight

Raising the Parade condos Skybridge at Concord CityPlace in Toronto
June 26, 2012 12:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Until we get the time-lapse photography it will be difficult to claim the the Skybridge ever moved exactly – the lift was so slow, it was next to impossible to detect in real time – but over the ... read more

Photo of the Day: A View Down Spadina

Looking south along Spadina Avenue, Toronto.
June 14, 2012 12:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Not only has the change in weather swept away the humidity, but it also bathed the city in a particularly beautiful summer light. Taking advantage of this opportunity, Forum member yonderbean ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bridge Set to Rise at Parade

Concord Adex's Parade Condos at CityPlace, Toronto.
May 31, 2012 12:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Perhaps the most eagerly awaited feature of Concord Adex's ambitious CityPlace development, the bridge linking the two towers of Parade has moved one step closer to installation following the ... read more

dataBase Project of the Day: Quartz

Quartz condos in Toronto by Concord Adex with RAW Design Architects
May 25, 2012 11:42 am | by Anonymous | Comments
We're re-visiting a project we featured back in November to provide an update on how the development is progressing: Concord Adex's Quartz condominiums, located in the CityPlace ... read more

Lumen Condos Launched at Concord CityPlace

Scale model of the CityPlace site in Toronto with Lumen condos added
April 4, 2012 1:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Concord Adex is continuing with the development of the southwest corner of the Concord CityPlace site with the launch of Lumen condos, a 30-storey tower by RAW Design meant to compliment the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bridge of Light Pours across CityPlace

Concord Adex's CityPlace Puente De Luz Bridge Toronto
March 27, 2012 9:30 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
This shot of the Puente de Luz bridge on the verge of completion was taken by Forum member rdaner. As an inheritance from the site's former use as a rail marshalling yard, CityPlace is ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The New Puente De Luz Bridge Is Nearing Completion

Puente de Luz Bridge at Concord CityPlace, Toronto, by Francisco Gazitua
February 8, 2012 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A new bridge is coming to connect Front Street West and Portland Street to CityPlace. Called the Puente De Luz, which is Spanish for Bridge of Light, it will provide a pedestrian and bicycle ... read more

Construction Continues on Concord Adex's Parade at CityPlace

Concord CityPlace in Toronto by Concord Adex
January 27, 2012 5:09 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Concord Adex, the developer behind Concord CityPlace, as well as Park Place, has sent us some new photos of the development of Parade that show the much-anticipated towers taking their place ... read more