The Evolution of Don Mills Shopping Centre

October 20, 2012
By: Reurbanist

The Don Mills Shopping Centre in Toronto has evolved over the past fifty years from a strip centre, to an enclosed mall, and finally to an outdoor lifestyle centre. I spent a few hours at the Toronto Archives digging through historic aerial images to illustrate how the shopping centre has changed.  For a brief history and some interesting photos, check out: Back in the day: Don Mills & Lawrence 

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