We’re a couple of cranks at WestonWeb. Not everyone shares our sense of gloom, however, and InsideToronto has a cheery piece on the approval of the development at 22 John.
“The time spent in these meetings demonstrates Rockport’s commitment to ensuring the needs of the community are being met and are addressed,” [David McBride, Chair fo the WVRA] said. “The proposal incorporates a 40-year old building desperately in need of appreciation and purpose and transforms it into a functional and viable part of the community. Isn’t this what we exactly look for in development? Repurposing old, under utilized structures and combining them with new architecture, breathing new life into the area?”