Featured Projects

Guidelines for Development Close to Rail Corridors & Yards

This Land Use Study will lead to guidelines for a series of rail corridor types that will assist City staff when they review development applications adjacent to rail corridors and yards.

Rail Deck Park

Rail Deck Park is a proposal for a new major park in downtown Toronto, to be built over the rail corridor that supports the continued growth, prosperity, and liveability of the city. It presents an opportunity to create the city’s next great civic space, where all Torontonians can come to play, relax, connect, and celebrate.

TOcore: Planning Toronto’s Downtown

TOcore looks at how Toronto’s downtown should grow, ensuring that it has the necessary infrastructure to remain a great place to live, work, learn and play.

Growing Up: Planning for Children in New Vertical Communities

Growing Up: Planning for Children in New Vertical Communities is a study being undertaken by the City that examines how new multi-unit housing in high-density communities can better accommodate the needs of households with children and youth.

Official Plan Review

The Official Plan sets out the vision for where and how Toronto will grow to the year 2031. There has been tremendous progress on Toronto’s Official Plan Review since it was initiated. Given the size of the city and the breadth of policy matters in the Official Plan, the review is being done in stages by policy areas.

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