Symposium to focus on quality of development and public spaces|
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The City Toronto is looking at ways to enhance the quality of buildings and
public spaces. One approach might be the establishment of a Design Review Panel
for development proposals. To explore this idea further, the City is hosting a
two-part symposium with international and local experts, developers, design
professionals, politicians and the public, in association with the Canadian
Urban Institute, Toronto Society of Architects and Ontario Association of
PART I: June 29, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Canadian Urban Institute (CUI) Urban Leadership Breakfast Session "Lessons from
33rd Floor, Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay St.
Ticketed event with limited space. Registration details available at www.canurb.com/events.
Speakers to include design review experts from London (England), Boston,
Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver.
PART II: June 29, 7 to 9 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.)
Moderated panel debate and audience discussion "Toward a Made in Toronto
Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. W.
Free event. Call 416-338-0338 (TTY 416-338-0889) to register.
Session Moderator: Adam Vaughan, City TV
Participants to include Mayor David Miller and speakers from the morning
Reception to follow the evening session.
Further information is available online at www.toronto.ca/plannin
Director of Urban Design
For media passes to the morning session: