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NATIONAL CITATION | CITATION NATIONALE

JOHN STREET ROUNDHOUSE PARK
Toronto
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DESIGN
CLIENT | PROPRIÉTAIRE CITY OF TORONTO FIRM | FIRME TREVOR
MCINTYRE, IBI GROUP
www. Ibigroup.com
JURY COMMENT | COMMENTAIRE DU JURY :
A historically important site that is highly integrated into the
surrounding urban fabric. A nod to great urban design. | Un site
historique important profondément intégré au tissu urbain.
1930s

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Right in the heart of Toronto, amid a jungle of condominium
towers and adjacent to the Gardiner Expressway, a series of
rail spur lines radiates from the central turntable of John Street
SITE PLAN
Roundhouse Park. In this surprising and delightful urban publicJOHN STREET ROUNDHOUSE
space-cum-interpretive site, it is not unusual to see vintage
railway stock moving across the park.
Just two decades ago, although the Roundhouse had been
designated a national heritage site, the land remained vacant.
Now, the heritage landscape maintains its open park experience
despite intensification around, above and below. The IBI LAs,
who took the project from concept through construction, were
themselves "delighted by the rich experience", which incorporated
relocating several orphan heritage buildings and towers,
engineering the turntable and rails, refurbishing original railway
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Au coeur de Toronto, dans la jungle des tours à condos, près de
l'autoroute Gardiner, une série d'embranchements de voie ferrée
partent de la plaque tournante du parc John Street Roundhouse.
Il n'est pas rare de voir du matériel ferroviaire se déplacer
dans ce lieu ravissant qui mélange espace public urbain et site
d'interprétation.
mid-1960s
1974
Il y a 20 ans, le Roundhouse était encore vacant, malgré son titre
de lieu historique national. Aujourd'hui, le paysage patrimonial
fait sentir sa présence et maintient sa vocation d'espace ouvert,
malgré la densité croissante tout autour. Les AP d'IBI, « ravis
par cette expérience », ont porté le projet de sa conception
à sa réalisation. Ils ont déplacé plusieurs tours et bâtiments
patrimoniaux, conçu la plaque tournante et les rails, remis en
état les signaux lumineux et installé une aire de jeu pour les
prochains utilisateurs des lieux, en plus de plancher sur un
programme d'interprétation historique.
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ROLLING STOCK DISPLAY

THE RESTORED RAILCAR TURNTABLE AND HISTORIC OUTBUILDINGS
CONVEY A LINK TO TORONTO'S HISTORY IN A TREED URBAN PARK. | LA
PLAQUE TOURNANTE ET LES BÂTIMENTS FERROVIAIRES HISTORIQUES
ROUNDHOUSE PARK
INTÈGRENT L'HISTOIRE DE TORONTO À UN PARC URBAIN ARBORÉ.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Landscapes - Fall 2014

To Begin With | Pour Commencer
Upfront | Prologue
Excellence 2014 | Les Prix D’excellence – Cru 2014
National Honour | Honneur National
National Merit | Mérite National
National Citation | Citation Nationale
The Regionals | Prix Régionaux
Adjudication
CSLA: 80 Years | Aapc : 80 Ans
LACF | FACP
Critique | Critique
Urban Design Awards
The Last Word | Le Mot De La Fin
LP+ Online | En Ligne
“Making a Landscape” … Excerpt
FP_LP+ | Architecture de Paysage du Canada
Lake Effect – Harbourfront Show
FR_LP+ | Profil du Jury
FR_LP+ | EN_LP+ | Hatley Castle Today
Hatley Castle
FR_LP+ | Poser Les Bonnes Questions
FR_LP+ | Prix de Design Urbain
FR_LP+ | Des emblèmes : Non Merci !
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - To Begin With | Pour Commencer
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - Upfront | Prologue
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - Excellence 2014 | Les Prix D’excellence – Cru 2014
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - National Honour | Honneur National
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - National Merit | Mérite National
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - National Citation | Citation Nationale
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - The Regionals | Prix Régionaux
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - Adjudication
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - CSLA: 80 Years | Aapc : 80 Ans
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - LACF | FACP
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - Critique | Critique
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - Urban Design Awards
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - The Last Word | Le Mot De La Fin
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - Cover3
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - Cover4
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - LP+ Online | En Ligne
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - LPplus2
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - LPplus3
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - “Making a Landscape” … Excerpt
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - LPplus5
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - LPplus6
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - FP_LP+ | Architecture de Paysage du Canada
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - Lake Effect – Harbourfront Show
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - LPplus12
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - FR_LP+ | Profil du Jury
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - Hatley Castle
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - LPplus15
Landscapes - Fall 2014 - FR_LP+ | Poser Les Bonnes Questions
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Landscapes - Fall 2014 - FR_LP+ | Prix de Design Urbain
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