Category: News

Economic Development and Culture Divisional Strategy 2018-22

Over the past several months, Economic Development and Culture (EDC) has consulted with over 400 residents and industry partners to develop the new Divisional Strategy. They heard from many consultation participants who spoke to the importance of business and culture and their role in creating strong, prosperous communities. At the same time, EDC knows that… Read more »

SH Armstrong Pool – The Little Pool that Could!

Thanks to everyone who sent a letter or email, made a deputation or signed a petition, funding for the SH Armstrong Pool was reinstated in the 2018 Budget. The community has really shown its support by rallying behind the creative leadership of the SH Armstrong Pool Working Group. This past fall registrations doubled over previous… Read more »

Cinespace to transform PortsToronto marine terminal into Port Lands studio space

News provided by Cinespace Film Studios Inc. Mar 02, 2018, 11:00 ET TORONTO, March 2, 2018 /CNW/ – Toronto Mayor John Tory and Cinespace Film Studios (Cinespace) today announced the signing of a multi-year lease with PortsToronto to occupy and develop Marine Terminal 51 and the Cruise Ship Terminal into film and TV production facilities…. Read more »

Cracks in Sidewalk Labs’ Toronto waterfront plan after fanfare

Google affiliate’s plans for tech utopia face privacy, developmentĀ concerns Jeff Gray CITY HALL REPORTER Published February 23, 2018 It was unveiled last fall by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, with the mayor of Toronto, the Premier of Ontario and Google executives on hand, and described as a plan to build a world-leading “testbed” on Toronto’s waterfront… Read more »