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Vaughan Rising: Vaughan Metropolitan Centre, Suburban Intensification

By ULI Toronto

Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Subway Station with towers in the background

Date and Time:

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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In less than a decade, the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre has transformed from a low-rise retail and industrial neighbourhood to a Mobility Hub with 6.5 million square feet of residential, office, and retail space and another 23 million square feet on the books. How is Vaughan managing this rapid growth? Has the pandemic slowed it down? The Mayor of Vaughan and other government leaders respond to these questions and more.

Update from the Mayor

Followed by a Panel Discussion

Moderator: Michelle Samson, Economic Development Officer, City of Vaughan and Host of the Vaughan Rising Podcast


Christina Bruce, Director, Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Program
Mary-Frances Turner, President, York Region Rapid Transit Corporation

An Update from the Mayor
12:20pm-12:40pm: Panel Discussion
12:40pm-1:00pm: Q&A