Toronto’s chief planner seeks ways to develop ‘the Avenues’

By latest count, Toronto’s skyline boasts 185 construction cranes. That is good news for the construction industry and good news for the city. “We have sucked up like a vortex all of the cranes in North America,” marvels Jennifer Keesmaat, the city’s chief planner since September. Some whopping big projects are crossing her desk, including towers of 80 storeys or so.

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