Potential zones of Tower Renwal, in relation to existing and proposed rapid transit (yellow), priority neighbourhoods (grey), intensification zones (red), and natural systems (green). For full map, click here.
The following series of analytical maps were developed over the last several years in partnership with the University of Toronto, ERA Architects and the City of Toronto, in an ongoing effort to understand Toronto’s heritage of modern planned apartment neighbourhoods, and their evolving relationship to our dynamic city.
Chronology of lot development in relation to modern residential towers (red). For full map, click here.
Modern residential towers in relation to existing transport infrastructure. For full map, click here.
Modern residential towers with areas of increasing poverty (City 3 – dark grey), Priority Neighbourhoods (light grey) and rapid transit (yellow). For full map, click here.
Large clusters of modern residential towers in relation to existing and proposed rapid transit (Transit City). For full map, click here.
Full list of available maps include:
- Modern Towers in the City of Toronto- ‘Star Map’
- Modern Towers and Chronology of Development
- Existing Transport Infrastructure
- Modern Towers and Natural Systems
- Modern Towers and City 1 (Wealth)
- Modern Towers and City 3 (Poverty)
- Priority Neighbourhoods and Intensification Zones
- Modern Towers and Transit City
- Neighbourhood Types (Loose Taxonomy)
- Potential Areas for Tower Renewal
- Areas of Interest in relation to Tower Renewal
As research progresses, these maps will continue to evolve to better reflect the unique nature of individual apartment neighbourhoods, as well as illuminate their future potentials in a vibrant, green and equitable Toronto.
These Maps were developed in collabouration with the University of Toronto, Faculty of Landscape, Architecture and Design, ERA Architects and the City of Toronto.