Featured Category: Garden Suites

Coming soon to your Toronto neighbourhood.

Our featured category for this month is Garden Suites. We have recently gathered articles and reports related to this subject. Two report of specific interest include “Backyards: Way Forward” by Kelsey Carriere and “Detached Accessory Dwelling Units – Who benefits and who pays?” by Salvador Ashley.


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How Fear Took Over the American Suburbs

By Sarah Holder | January 14, 2021 | Something goes terribly wrong at a nuclear power plant. The response is muddled by corporate greed, and the public is threatened by (but ultimately spared from)massive environmental catastrophe. That’s the basic plot of The China Syndrome, a movie starring Jane Fonda and Jack Lemmon released on March 16, 1979. It also happens to have…

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LANEWAY SUITES: A new housing typology for Toronto

By Lanescape & Evergreen | 26 May 2017 The purpose of this report is to: Provide rationale for the introduction of laneway suites and detached secondary suitesAddress previous and current concerns around laneway housingProvide a set of recommended performance and technical standards for laneway suitesIllustrate the community consultation process and summarize the feedback gathered from…

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