Pan Am Athletes' Village

panam-profileLocation: Toronto

Project Type: DBF - Design Build Finance

Price of Contract: $514 Million

Estimated Value for Money : $104.4 Million

About the Project:  

  • Infrastructure Ontario and Waterfront Toronto are working with TO2015 to develop the section of West Don Lands that will be home to the Athletes’ Village during the Toronto 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games.


Project Status


January 28, 2015


December 14, 2011


September 02, 2011 Dundee Kilmer Developments


January 28, 2011


January 25, 2011


October 26, 2010


Project Features

  • Design and construction of the Athletes' Village, which will provide accommodations for athletes and officials during the Toronto 2015 Games.
  • Construction of new roads and services, such as hydro, sewer and water infrastructure.
  • Conversion of the Athletes' Village into its post-Games legacy state: a modern and sustainable neighbourhood that includes market and affordable housing on Toronto's waterfront.

Community and Green Benefits

  • The Athletes’ Village will provide accommodations for athletes and officials during the Toronto 2015 Games.
  • After the Games, the Village area will become a mixed-use, inclusive and pedestrian-friendly riverside community that will include affordable housing.
  • The Athletes’ Village project significantly increases the pace of the West Don Lands revitalization and will leave Toronto with a lasting legacy of the 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games.

Economic Benefits

  • Planning, construction and operation of the Games facilities will:
    • Attract investors, create business opportunities for local companies and provide a boost to the local and regional economies
    • Create and sustain approximately 5,200 jobs across the GTA
    • Create employment opportunities for trades such as carpenters, concrete finishers, crane operators, welders, electricians, stone masons and bricklayers
    • Attract 250,000 tourists
    • Bring up to 10,000 athletes and team officials together
    • Provide new and updated sports complexes for communities across Ontario

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Events and Meetings

  • Throughout the project, Infrastructure Ontario will meet with various stakeholders and community groups to share information. Click here to see the latest presentation about the project.