05 Jul How the $1.2 Billion Dollar Injection Will Kickstart the Port Lands
Original article via CBC. Click here to read.
A day after all three levels of government committed to funding the flood-proofing and redevelopment of Toronto’s derelict Port Lands area, the man designing the district’s first neighbourhood says it won’t become a play place for downtowners.
“The potential is to create another great new district of the city,” said Joe Berridge in an interview on Metro Morning.
As a partner with Urban Strategies Inc., he has been involved in planning the waterfronts of Singapore, London and San Juan and now Villiers Island which is slated to be the first Port Lands area to be developed and populated.READ FULL ARTICLE