DANIELS Development has done a super job in REGENT PARK, mixing market value & public housing, creating parkland, playgrounds, soccer fields, a running track, an ice rink, a state-of-the-art aquatic centre, theatres, a fashion design school, restaurants, community gardens, a supermarket, coffee shops, a bank, senior’s housing, a new community centre – the works.
The massive Regent Park rebuild is still going on after a decade, with at least another five years of construction ahead. What some once called “a project” is becoming a bright, new neighborhood.
<ABOVE – public vegetable and flower gardens>
<ABOVE – the next stage of development is underway at Parliament and Gerrard Street East>
<ABOVE – the buildings that go up in this section will have some of the best city views>
<ABOVE – Regent Park as it once was – is no more>
Two-thirds of the work is finished, but there’s still more to come. To watch Regent Park evolve take the #506 streetcar to Sackville Street and Gerrard East – and walk south.
<ABOVE – Bruce Kidd running track and soccer field>