Heights Development Inc. is a joint venture between Context and Metropia in partnership with Toronto Community Housing for the revitalization project of Lawrence Heights. Through Revitalization, this 100-acre site (40.5-hectares) south of Yorkdale Shopping Centre will be transformed into a vibrant, mixed-income community. Revitalization will include two new condos, replacing 1,208 Toronto Community Housing units and building over 4,000 new private market units, along with new parks, retail space, and roads connecting Lawrence Heights to the surrounding community. This plan for Lawrence Heights reflects years of input from residents, neighbourhood organizations and the City of Toronto.

• Replaced RGI Rental Units: 1,208 currently –
replaced in Phase One
• Market Units: 4,092 overall
• Demolition Start Date: Spring 2015
• Anticipated Project Length: 7-10 years for
Phase One, 20 years for full revitalization
• Total Size: Over 100 acres
• Amenties: New public parks and open
space in Phase One, full revitalization will
include a new community centre, new
school and large new central park
• Retail Space: Phase One includes the
development of up to 5,000 square
metres of new commercial space
• Employment: 12 new jobs have been
created since Summer 2013, Phase One
includes $3.5M in employment and
training opportunities for residents

phase 1 map