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Evergreen Brick Works heritage site revitalization

With the project Evergreen Brick Works heritage site revitalization an abandoned factory site is reborn – incorporating an education center, exhibition spaces and diverse social services focused on promoting sustainable cities.

Heritage conservation is coupled with energy and resource efficiency including an LEED Platinum certified Center for Green Cities, made possible by active citizenship.

Project Timeline

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LEED Platinum accreditation to Centre for Green Cities at Evergreen Brick Works
 
Brick Works wins 2012 Canadian Green Building Awards
 
Acknowledgement prize for Evergreen project in Toronto
 
“A very broad approach to the complex task of urban transformation” – Holcim Awards Jury
 
Project Entry 2008 for North America
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Project Details
Location
Toronto, Canada
Authors
David Stonehouse
MAIN AUTHOR
David Stonehouse
Evergreen, Canada
Joe Lobko
FURTHER AUTHORS
Joe Lobko
Prizes
Awards
Acknowledgement prize 2008
North America
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