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December 8, 2018 6:53 PM Privacy concerns rehashed at Sidewalk Labs consultation

Waterfront Toronto’s chief development officer Meg Davis says more detail, including data governance, will be included in a master draft of the project which she says will be completed in January 2019. But she says the draft will only be available to Sidewalk Labs, Waterfront Toronto and three levels of government to ensure it abides by policies and regulations 133

December 6, 2018 12:23 AM Auditor general’s report urges province to ‘reassess’ Quayside project

“We were out there talking to quite a number of potential proponents for this,” Meg Davis, chief development officer for Waterfront Toronto, said in an interview. Waterfront Toronto said that in the appendix to Lysyk’s audit she herself noted Waterfront Toronto launched “market soundings” with 50, local, national and international companies to gauge 146

September 5, 2018 6:07 PM Canada’s Cam Lewis making his marathon debut after serious foot injury

Canada’s Cam Levins will make his marathon debut at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon next month. The 29-year-old from Black Creek, B.C., has battled a serious foot injury that required surgery for a couple of seasons, but believes he’s finally healthy enough to become a force on the global running scene once again. Marathon fans have eagerly 82

July 26, 2018 7:28 PM Retirees are driving up prices of waterfront cottages in Canada

British Columbia had the biggest jump in prices among the provinces at 19 per cent, with the cost of a waterfront property in Tofino soaring as much as 112 per cent to $1.4 million ($1.07 million) and 21 per cent in the ski resort of Whistler to $790,000. In Ontario, prices jumped by 15 per cent, with a waterfront spread in Wasaga Beach rising 18 per cent to $950,000. Prices 81

July 21, 2018 8:34 PM Lower Don construction can start before flood-protection is completed, province says

Under the building code amendment, new buildings will not be allowed to be occupied until the flood risk in the area is removed, Clark said. Toronto’s Port Lands area is in a floodplain, and for years has remained “effectively undevelopable and economically underutilized until the flood risk is removed,” according to Waterfront Toronto. Since 2014, plans 81

May 31, 2018 3:39 PM PCs alone in not pledging dollars for ‘critical’ Toronto waterfront LRT

Mayor John Tory, a planning expert and two of Ontario’s main provincial parties agree a light-rail line must be built to service Toronto’s east downtown waterfront and soon-to-boom Port Lands. Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservatives are alone in not offering a firm funding pledge for the long-awaited line along Queens Quay and down Cherry St., although 79

March 31, 2018 8:14 PM Harbourfront Centre unable to pay $1.4 million in tax and rent, says City of Toronto staff report

The city shouldn’t expect to collect any of the nearly $1.4 million a top cultural hub owes in rent and property taxes, says Toronto’s treasurer. Despite attracting more than three million people a year to the city’s central waterfront, Harbourfront Centre faces rising operating costs, a $16 million repair backlog, no significant increases in support 75

March 14, 2018 7:40 PM Toronto transit plans get major boost from federal, provincial governments

After balking at city’s request to match federal transit funding, Queen’s Park pledges $4 billion The federal money includes $1.24 billion Ottawa had previously earmarked for Tory’s SmartTrack plan, as well as $660 million already committed to the Scarborough subway extension, which is currently estimated to cost $3.35 billion. Tory had pressed the federal 69

January 29, 2018 1:01 AM Brock Boeser named all-star game MVP as Pacific down Atlantic

Canucks forward was the only rookie among 15 1st-time all-stars Rickard Rakell had two goals and rookie Brock Boeser, Johnny Gaudreau and Drew Doughty also scored to help the Pacific Division win the NHL All-Star game with a 5-2 victory over the Atlantic Division on Sunday. Pacific goalies Marc-Andre Fleury and Mike Smith teamed to allow just four goals 51

October 17, 2017 9:58 PM Toronto waterfront to get high-tech neighbourhood, Google Canada headquarters

TORONTO -- One of Google's sister companies will help build a high-tech neighbourhood on Toronto's waterfront. Sidewalk Labs, owned by Google's parent company Alphabet, won a competition to partner with Waterfront Toronto to develop the project -- named Sidewalk Toronto -- as part of the Quayside neighbourhood. Tuesday's announcement, headlined by Prime 73