Event: Urban Heritage and CulturePosted: April 26, 2017
Please join Toronto City Planning on Monday, May 1st for an evening of presentations and a panel discussion on urban heritage and culture in Toronto’s King-Spadina neighbourhood, and to hear how other cities are valuing and capitalizing on their historic warehouse districts. This event will feature Donovan Rypkema, an internationally-recognized expert on the intersection of heritage, placemaking and economics.
WHERE: Urbanspace Gallery, 401 Richmond Street West
WHEN: Monday May 1st, 2017
6:00 – 6:30 PM
*opening remarks by Councillor Joe Cressy (Ward 20)
6:40 – 7:00 PM – Historic Warehouse Districts (Alex Corey, Heritage Planner, Heritage Preservation Services)
7:00 – 7:30 PM – The Economics of Historic Preservation (Donovan Rypkema, President, Heritage Strategies International)
Panel Discussion / Q&A
7:30 – 8:30 PM
Moderator: Mike Williams, General Manager, Economic Development and Culture
Panelists: Tamara Anson-Cartwright, Program Manager, Heritage Preservation Services
Lynda Macdonald, Manager, Community Planning
Donovan Rypkema, President, Heritage Strategies International
Margie Zeidler, President, 401 Richmond Ltd.
Please note that capacity is limited and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis