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Committee of Adjustment

The Committee of Adjustment is an independent body appointed by City Council. There are two major types of applications to the Committee of Adjustment: Applications for consent to create new lots or adjust boundaries and applications for minor variances to the municipal Zoning By-law requirements or for permission to extend land uses that have existed ... Read More

Stop Work Order

The Contracting Officer may, at any time, by written order to the Contractor, require the Contractor to stop all, or any part, of the work called for by this contract for a period of 90 days after the order is delivered to the Contractor, and for any further period to which the parties may agree. ... Read More

Individual Fined $15,000 After Refusing to Cooperate With Ministry Inspectors

Toronto, ON - Marcelo Ponciano, a representative with Toronto-based Asbescan Environmental Company Inc., was fined $15,000, for violating the Occupational Health and Safety Act, after refusing to cooperate with Ministry of Labour inspectors. A ministry inspector visited a house renovation project on Roxton Road in Toronto and found live electrical wires, poor housekeeping and debris that ... Read More

Solar Hot Water Panels

Solar water heating (solar thermal) captures heat from the sun and uses it to heat up water for use in the home. Panels on your roof absorb heat from the sun the water in the panels heats up this hot water is pumped through a coil in your cylinder which transfers the heat to the ... Read More

ICF System (Insulated Concrete Forms)

ICF stands for Insulating or Insulated Concrete Forms. Advantage Insulating Concrete Forms (ICF) are used in foundations, additions and multi family party walls. They are used in residential and commercial full-wall projects. Advantage ICF’s are a great fit for your construction needs. The Advantage ICF System is a patented ICF system consisting of two layers of ... Read More

Renovating without a building permit can cause big problems

The lack of building permits can often prevent the sale of a property. Buyers don’t want to purchase a property that doesn’t have permits. The lack of building permits can and will come up during an inspection for a potential buyer.  In today’s real estate market, the lack of permits can cause a buyer to walk ... Read More

BORN AGAIN: The Repurposed City Exhibit

Within the urban landscape there are unused buildings and structures, unique industrial infrastructure and buildings of historical significance, sitting empty, undervalued in a state of unused limbo. Should they be torn down or should they be repurposed? This exhibition looks at the adaptive reuse of existing buildings and structures and the implications that reuse has ... Read More

African Cities Reader III: Land, Property & Value

The third African Cities Reader will explore the unholy trinity of land, property and value-the life force of cities everywhere - especially in an era of late modernity marked by a speculative impulse that takes on a spectral character as it instigates adventures of city imagineering, deal-making, and symbolic reinvestment. The material effects of which ... Read More

Mississauga Urban Design Awards

As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 738,000 residents and 55,000 businesses, including 63 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or major divisional head offices. A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on the shores of Lake Ontario in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is "Leading Today for Tomorrow" ... Read More

The James Dyson Award

The James Dyson Award is an international student design award running in 18 countries. It’s run by the James Dyson Foundation, James Dyson’s charitable trust, as part of its mission to encourage the next generation of design engineers to be creative, challenge and invent. The competition is open to any college or university student of product ... Read More

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