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City Planning

People Strategic Plan 2013 - 2018across Toronto want a green, liveable city that fosters creativity and opportunity. City Planning works with communities to make that happen. Read more about City Planning's role in helping to shape the look and feel of our city, along with current projects, policies, key links and tools to help you. The Strategic Plan is our playbook for moving the Division forward.

Featured Projects

 Privately Owned Publicly-Accessible Spaces (POPS)


Explore the City's Privately Owned Publicly-Accessible Spaces (POPS) map & draft Urban Design Guidelines.

TOCore: Planning Toronto's Downtown

TOcore: Planning Toronto's Downtown

A look at how Toronto's Downtown should grow, ensuring that it has the necessary infrastructure to remain a great place to live, work, learn and play.

TTC Kennedy Station

Scarborough Subway Extension

The City of Toronto, together with the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC), is beginning to plan an extension to the Bloor-Danforth Subway (Line 2) to better serve Torontonians.

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Relief Line Assessment Study

Planning for a new rapid transit line to connect Line 1 Yonge-University, downtown to Line 2 Bloor-Danforth, east of the Don River is underway.

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Growing Conversations

GrowingConversations, is a process meant to improve the relationship between the City of Toronto and its residents and stakeholders through a better community engagement process.

Development Permit System


How neighbourhood planning gets a fresh start under the Development Permit System.

Port Lands Study Area

Port Lands Acceleration Initiative

Waterfront Toronto, City of Toronto and Toronto and Region Conservation Authority continue to work together to revitalize the Port Lands, and build upon the work completed in 2011 and 2012 as part of the Port Lands Acceleration Initiative.

Complete Streets Guidelines

Complete Streets

Complete Streets are streets designed with all users and uses in mind. They're beautiful, functional and safe streets resulting from carefully considered design decisions.