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New Block 31 Community Centre/Child Care Centre/2 Elementary Schools (TDSB and TCDSB)

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Selected General Contractors have been invited to bid on the construction of a community centre, childcare centre and elementary schools with vegetative roofing and underground parking in Toronto, Ontario. 




Metro Toronto Reg

20 Brunel Court, Toronto, ON M5V 3Y2


Biddate Set

New construction of a mixed-use development in Toronto, Ontario. Completed plans call for the construction of a 163,500-square-foot, three-story above grade, 74-space clubhouse / community center. Canoe Landing Community Recreation Centre and Block 31 Schools and Daycare. Construction of a two storey community centre and a three storey elementary school with vegetative roofing and underground parking. The buildings are connected by an underground tunnel and an overhead, enclosed walkway, and on the roof of the community centre, outdoor patios and seating and a rooftop basketball court. The exterior cladding is composite metal panels, precast concrete panels, capped and uncapped thermally broken glazed aluminum curtain wall and aluminum punch windows. The underground parking will be finished with Vehicular Traffic coating and the ramps tied into trench drains. The new facility, totalling approximately 163,500 square feet (15,190 square meters), will be developed into a multi-storey facility on the Block 31 site which is approximately 12,229 square meters and is currently vacant land. The Block 31 redevelopment will consist of a multi-use facility which will include a City of Toronto Community Centre (approx 42,000 SF), a child care facility (approx 7,500 SF), a Toronto District School Board (TDSB) elementary school (approx 58,000 SF) and a Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB) elementary school (approx 56,000 SF). Below grade parking will be provided for staff, student drop-off, deliveries and garbage pick-up. There will be a total of 74 parking spaces. The site is serviced by the City's existing infrastructure for domestic water, sewage, wastewater, stormwater and hydro. Extensive landscaping and a school playground area will be for the use of the schools and the general public.


[Division 2]: Dewatering, Grading, Paving & Surfacing, Unit Pavers, Water Systems, Sewerage & Drainage, Irrigation, Fences & Gates, Landscaping. [Division 3]: Concrete Formwork, Concrete Reinforcement, Structural Concrete, Architectural Concrete, Structural Precast Concrete, Architectural Precast Concrete. [Division 4]: Concrete Unit Masonry. [Division 5]: Structural Steel, Metal Decking, Metal Fabrications, Expansion Joints. [Division 6]: Rough Carpentry, Finish Carpentry, Custom Casework. [Division 7]: Waterproofing, Dampproofing, Insulation, Firestopping, Manufactured Roofing & Siding, Membrane Roofing, Skylights. [Division 8]: Metal Doors, Coiling Doors and Grilles, Folding Doors & Grilles, Sectional Overhead Doors, Metal Windows, Wood Windows, Hardware, Glass & Glazing. [Division 9]: Ceiling Suspension Systems, Drywall/Gypsum, Tile, Acoustical Ceilings, Resilient Flooring, Painting. [Division 10]: Visual Display Boards, Compartments & Cubicles, Flagpoles, Lockers, Protective Covers, Partitions, Toilet & Bath Accessories. [Division 11]: Audio-Visual Equipment, Loading Dock Equipment, Fluid Waste Treatment/Disposal Equipment, Athletic Equipment. [Division 12]: Manufactured Casework, Window Treatment. [Division 13]: Solar Energy Systems. [Division 14]: Elevators, Material Handling Systems, Hoists & Cranes. [Division 15]: Mechanical Insulation, Plumbing Piping, Plumbing Fixtures, Boilers, Cooling Towers, Packaged A/C Units, Ductwork. [Division 16]: Service/Distribution, Standby Power Generator Systems, Alarm & Detection Systems.

Site Walkthrough: 02/08/2017 11:00AM at 20 Brunel Court. Bid Date: 02/28/2017 12:00PM 100 Queen Street W. Toronto ON M5H 2N2 Development include(s): New Construction


City of Toronto



City of Toronto - Purchasing & Materials Management



ZAS Architects & Interiors



Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB)


Landscape Architect

The Planning Partnership Ltd


Civil Engineer

WSP Canada Inc/MMM Group Ltd


Structural, Mechanical and Electrical Engineer

WSP Canada Inc/MMM Group Ltd



Toronto District School Board



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