Research Brief

March 31, 2023

How to leverage underutilized municipality-controlled real estate to create vibrant communities

City green space or park in Toronto featuring person and dog and city buildings in background


with Matti Siemiatycki, Director of the Infrastructure Institute and Professor, University of Toronto

This research brief was created for the Community Solutions Network

This brief examines how redeveloping underutilized city-controlled sites can create vibrant community spaces that are mixed use, multifunctional and provide micro-solutions to climate adaptation and resilience.

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