Concept Analysis - Toronto,
of new opportunities for future development
Interconnection of different functions in a unique
Retail and entertainment hub
Extended financial benefits
bold new approach is needed to solve some of downtown
Toronto urban development restrictions. The desire
to expand and embrace the waterfront area is restricted
by traffic arteries. The Gardiner Expressway should
be repositioned and reconnected in a different way
with the existing main urban network. Analysis shows
that there will be enough urban infill space to
satisfy current and future needs. The repositioning
will create new nodes of dense urban structures.
This will open possibilities for the complete restructuring
of existing functions.
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Find economical solutions for current restrictions
in waterfront development and expend long-range possibilities.
APROACH: Track the best
urban design theories regarding future world-wide waterfront
development. Analyze the best examples. Compare relevant
data with the current location.
RESULT: Synthesized data
into strong project guidelines. Preliminary pre-development
evaluation. Finalized projected economic data and presentation.