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( )( ) multi level shopping arcade a major new route in the city

( ) CGI showing the urban scale of The Well, expanding the city’s downtown district /HPA


Toronto is confidently planning its future. Adrian Price summarises our approach to placemaking one of the city’s mega-projects

THE WELL, TORONTO BDP has gone west! Toronto is booming. It is a city following a vision for sustainable growth, from commerce to infrastructure. The Well is our first commercial project in Canada, won in design competition. This mega mixed use project raises the bar in design thinking about human scale in dense urban environments. Rather than a traditional mall, we created an urban streetscape sheltered from the extreme elements by an elegant glazed roof canopy; a new

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