We support municipalities and districts in developing more sustainable and resilient communities by consulting with stakeholders, conducting research, analyzing and mapping resource use, convening events and developing comprehensive frameworks and plans for action.


Examples of Our Work

Waterfront Toronto Resilience and Innovation Framework for Sustainability CUI led an expert team to develop Waterfront Toronto’s Resilience and Innovation Framework for Sustainability. This Framework is designed to be the foundation upon which Waterfront Toronto will deliver on its mandate for Environmentally and Socially Responsible Prosperity. It represents a commitment to educating, inspiring and attracting the world to Toronto through developing a 21st century Complete Community. It sets out the process through which built, social and natural systems will support a Climate Positive community. READ THE FRAMEWORK   

Waterfront Toronto Resilience and Innovation Framework for Sustainability

CUI led an expert team to develop Waterfront Toronto’s Resilience and Innovation Framework for Sustainability. This Framework is designed to be the foundation upon which Waterfront Toronto will deliver on its mandate for Environmentally and Socially Responsible Prosperity. It represents a commitment to educating, inspiring and attracting the world to Toronto through developing a 21st century Complete Community. It sets out the process through which built, social and natural systems will support a Climate Positive community.

READ THE FRAMEWORK   

Resilient City Events The Resilient City CUI hosted this +PlaceMaker event to discuss the importance of addressing interdependencies in urban resilience planning. READ THE OUTCOMES SUMMARY Resilient Toronto Series In partnership with the City of Toronto, CUI is convening this three-part event series to update and involve stakeholders in the City’s Resilience Strategy development and implementation. Part 1 - Define the Focus Area The first event featured an update from Toronto’s new Chief Resilience Officer, Elliott Cappell, on the Preliminary Resilience Assessment (PRA). Elliott was joined by a panel of experts in parks and public spaces, land use and regional planning and innovation and inclusion. READ THE OUTCOMES SUMMARY More information about parts 2 + 3 will be available soon. 

Resilient City Events

The Resilient City

CUI hosted this +PlaceMaker event to discuss the importance of addressing interdependencies in urban resilience planning.

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Resilient Toronto Series

In partnership with the City of Toronto, CUI is convening this three-part event series to update and involve stakeholders in the City’s Resilience Strategy development and implementation.

Part 1 - Define the Focus Area

The first event featured an update from Toronto’s new Chief Resilience Officer, Elliott Cappell, on the Preliminary Resilience Assessment (PRA). Elliott was joined by a panel of experts in parks and public spaces, land use and regional planning and innovation and inclusion.

READ THE OUTCOMES SUMMARY

More information about parts 2 + 3 will be available soon. 

 
Mississauga Living Green Master Plan CUI led a team of strategic and technical experts to develop Mississauga’s first comprehensive environmental plan. LEARN MORE

Mississauga Living Green Master Plan

CUI led a team of strategic and technical experts to develop Mississauga’s first comprehensive environmental plan.

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Toronto District 2030 CUI is a partner in the Toronto 2030 District working to create a cross-sectoral high-performance building district in downtown Toronto with a goal of cutting district emissions in half by 2030. LEARN MORE

Toronto District 2030

CUI is a partner in the Toronto 2030 District working to create a cross-sectoral high-performance building district in downtown Toronto with a goal of cutting district emissions in half by 2030.

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