Category: In The Media

CreateTO, in partnership with the City of Toronto, launches market offering for the Basin Media Hub

TORONTO, ONTARIO – September 24, 2020 – CreateTO, on behalf of the City of Toronto, is seeking proposals globally from film and television production companies to develop and operate a purpose-built, state-of-the-art film, television, and digital media hub on Basin Street. The Basin Media Hub, located on an 8.9-acre waterfront development parcel in Toronto’s Port… Read more »

City of Toronto calls for Federal-Provincial-City partnership to create 3,000 permanent, affordable homes over the next 24 months

The City of Toronto has issued the COVID-19 Housing and Homelessness Recovery Response Plan — an urgent appeal to the federal and provincial governments to create 3,000 permanent, affordable homes, within the next 24 months, for homeless, vulnerable and marginalized residents. These investments will support the Council-approved HousingTO 2020-2030 Action Plan aimed at helping more… Read more »

Patios, bike lanes and parklets: How COVID-19 may actually save Toronto’s main streets

August 29, 2020 By Tessa Kalinowski, The pandemic has broken Laura Sellors’s hungry heart. She loves the city’s food scene and has watched with dismay as the restaurant industry, an underpinning of main street life in Toronto, struggles under the COVID-19 closure and restricted openings. “The reality is there will be tons of vacancies across main… Read more »