Pan Am Athletes' Village

Project Type:
DBF - Design Build Finance
Contract Price:
$514 Million
Estimated Value for Money:
$104.4 Million

About the Project:

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


  • Request for Qualifications:
    Oct 26, 2010
  • Short-list Bidders Selected:
    Jan 25, 2011
  • Request for Proposals:
    Jan 28, 2011
  • Winning Bidder Selected:
    Sep 02, 2011
  • Construction Begins:
    Dec 14, 2011
  • Construction Ends:
    Jan 28, 2015

Latest News

Winning Bidder

Dundee Kilmer Developments


  • Design and construction of the Athletes' Village to 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 provided accommodations for athletes and officials during the Toronto 2015 Games.
  • After the Games, the Village area became a mixed-use, inclusive and pedestrian-friendly riverside community that includes affordable housing.
  • The Athletes' Village project significantly increased the pace of the West Don Lands revitalization and left Toronto with a lasting legacy of the 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games.

Economic Benefits

  • Planning, construction and operation of the Games facilities :
    • Attracted investors, creating business opportunities for local companies and providing a boost to the local and regional economies.
    • Created and sustained approximately 5,200 jobs across the GTA
    • Created employment opportunities for trades such as carpenters, concrete finishers, crane operators, welders, electricians, stone masons and bricklayers
    • Attracted 250,000 tourists
    • Brought together up to 10,000 athletes and team officials
    • Provided new and updated sports complexes for communities across Ontario

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