Tag: Jobs

City of Toronto launches filming pilot program at TDSB locations

The City of Toronto, in collaboration with the local screen industry, is launching xoTO Schools, a pilot program with the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) to enable enhanced access for location filming at 11 pre-approved TDSB properties as well as interactive educational opportunities for students. Mayor John Tory made the announcement today with Councillor Paula… Read more »

Unilever/East Harbour Development Community Consultation Meeting

City Planning is holding another community consultation meeting on First Gulf’s application and Master Plan for the East Harbour development in the Unilever Precinct. This Master Plan covers an area of 60 acres – 38 acres which are owned by First Gulf and 20 acres owned by the City of Toronto. The focus of this… Read more »

Will East Harbour be the city’s hot new business hub?

Development calls for 10M square feet of office space, and 2M square feet of retail Andrea Janus, CBC News Feb 25, 2017 5:00 AM The city calls it the former Unilever site. But the developer that’s taken over the 60 acres of land down near Lake Shore Boulevard and the Don Valley Parkway has a… Read more »

Film, television and digital production in Toronto hits record-breaking $2 billion in 2016

February 27, 2017 Domestic and foreign film, television, digital and commercials production investments in Toronto had a third record-setting year in 2016 and achieved the $2.01-billion level for the first time. “The epic growth of our creative screen sector illustrates that Toronto is a compelling and competitive global production hub with a long-term, sustainable success story,” said Mayor… Read more »