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Prince Arthur's Landing

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Prince Arthur’s Landing has transformed the City of Thunder Bay’s waterfront into a mixed-use village and animated waterfront park reconnecting the downtown to the shores of Lake Superior. Since opening in December 2011, Prince Arthur’s Landing has seen record attendance, the opening of several new businesses and 15 awards of excellence and counting.Poster of Awards Earned for Prince Arthur's Landing - December 2013 

Thunder Bay’s waterfront development has also been receiving national and international attention with features in over 20 print and online publications including Canadian Architect, World Architecture News, Plan Canada and Designboom.

Awards For Excellence

Brook McIlroy, designers of the development’s Master Plan, has been recognized with the awards (see right) for their work with the City of Thunder Bay. To learn more about the Waterfront awards, view the recent presentation made to City Council:

Prince Arthur's Landing Award-Winning Waterfront Adobe PDF, 15 pages, 2.75MB

The Waterfront Development project has received significant financial assistance from the governments of Canada and Ontario under the Infrastructure Stimulus Fund (ISF).

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A Walking Tour Guide is available for the public to enjoy the outdoor art gallery that has been created through the many public art installations in the park.

Key Information on Prince Arthur's Landing
Topic  Attachment 
Prince Arthur's Landing Printable Brochure Adobe PDF, 2 pages, 5.5 MB
Executive Summary:
Master Plan and Urban Design Guidelines
 Adobe PDF, 32 pages 8.9 MB
Master Plan Overview Poster  Adobe PDF, 2 pages, 416 KB