Welcome to the Allen District Website

April 1, 2016

We have launched this website as a community resource for all information related to the Allen District Plan as well as Build Toronto's future development plans in the area around Sheppard Avenue West and Allen Road.

Updating this website is the Build Toronto team as well as Swerhun Facilitation, independent community facilitators hired by Build Toronto to help shape the community engagement for this project.

Please feel free to check out the following pages for further information:

Background - is an introduction to the Allen District Plan and how it ties into the Downsview Area Secondary Plan and the area's future development. Here you will find all reports associated with the project such as the full application for the Allen District Plan as well as links to Staff Reports.

Consultation materials - is where you will find updated summaries and any other material relating to the past community meetings as well as information on upcoming meetings.

About Build Toronto - is an introduction to the team leading the efforts of the Allen District Plan as well as future development plans on the western portion of the lands.


We encourage you to sign up for updates through the electronic form found on this page. This will allow you to receive updates directly to your email. 

If you have any questions or comments please feel free to contact us through the contact page.

You can find out about additional planning activity in the area by visiting the City of Toronto's North York District Community Planning Website.


Located around the Downsview Subway Station, the Allen District is one of the districts comprising of 73 total acres and since 2009 Build Toronto has been tasked with developing 57 acres of land in the district east of Allen Road.  To find out more click here.

About this Website

This website is managed by Swerhun Facilitation, Build Toronto's community facilitation and engagement partner for the Allen District project.

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