The bridge has been deemed structurally unsafe and is not viable for repair. Temporary bridges will be erected until 2016 when it will be fully rebuilt. Will we lose the stairs that serviced the old Parkdale eastbound platform too?
For the history of this theater, please go to www.historicdetroit.org/building/united-artists-theatre/. The website also features the history of several other Detroit buildings.
From Wikipedia: The TD Centre comprises a collection of structures spread across a granite plinth, all regulated, in three dimensions, and from the largest scale to the smallest, by a mathematically ordered, 1.5 m2 (16 sq ft) grid.
These houses are built on infill over the Garrison Creek that is shifting over time.
Come on an urban exploration walk this Saturday (Nov 23) and see these houses – 2pm outside Christie subway station.
For a rendering of the building, go to http://www.qrcwest.com/en_building.htm.
“Sherbourne Common is the first park in Canada to integrate an ultraviolet (UV) facility for neighbourhood-wide stormwater treatment into its design” – from the Waterfront Toronto website.