The final post in a series from urban designer Gloria Venczel (principal of Cityscape Design), who asked “Is Vancouver the Urban Design-City-Building leader in North America?”
Today a contrast with an older Toronto.
Comparing Toronto – Old but Revitalized
The older Toronto neighbourhoods and the tourist/heritage oriented neighbourhoods seem to be the exception, embracing the public realm notion of “public living room”.
The revitalized tourist / mixed-use Distillery District with mid-highrise residential and strong“Public Living Room”