6 Results for waterfront

On Friday, the province of Ontario announced that is seeking a partner for Ontario Place's west island as it moves ahead on transforming the site into a vibrant, year-round waterfront destination that is innovative, fun, and engaging for residents and visitors of all ages. Ontario is searching for an anchor…

July 10, 2017 @ 10:55am

The Government of Canada has appointed three new directors to the Waterfront Toronto Board of Directors. Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, announced that Sevaun Palvetzian, Janet Rieksts-Alderman, and Mazyar Mortazavi will take positions on the board. The new directors, from various backgrounds and fields of expertise in Toronto,…

December 08, 2016 @ 7:42am

Coldwater Consulting Ltd., a Canadian engineering firm focused on water- and shoreline-related projects, has been contracted to build an intertidal reef as a shoreline conservation method at the beachhead and dunes along the coast of Souris Beach and causeway in Prince Edward Island. The firm has a collective experience on…

November 25, 2016 @ 9:52am

Climate change impacts everyone, but when you own property on a shoreline or in a floodplains, the impacts can be substantial. The Federation of Ontario Cottage Owners has responded with a new report that encourages waterfront property owners to take a can-do approach to climate change adaptation. The report entitled, Managing Your…

August 12, 2016 @ 8:55am

The citizens of Pickering and Ajax are bolstering efforts to have the Province of Ontario and the Regions of Durham and York eliminate algae-inducing output from the Duffin Creek sewage treatment plant. Treated sewage, which flows into Lake Ontario, contains large amounts of phosphorous, creating an ideal environment for the…

May 30, 2014 @ 12:43pm

As part of waterfront revitalization, Waterfront Toronto announced over the weekend its plans to naturalize the mouth of the Don River and to transform the Lower Don Lands, a link between the new waterfront communities emerging in Toronto's East Bayfront, the West Don Lands and the Port Lands. The plans…

May 11, 2009 @ 9:27am