Ted Davidson (Consultants) Inc.
125 Cumberland Drive
Mississauga, Ontario L5G 3N3

Telephone: 905-891-9290
Mobile: 416-666-7287

Email: td@zoning.ca

Professional Experience

I.   Ted Davidson (Consultants) Inc. 

N. Edward (Ted) Davidson B.A., M.E.S., M.C.I.P., R.P.P. is the president and principal planner of Ted Davidson (Consultants) Inc.    

As a practicing registered professional planner (RPP) and development manager, Mr. Davidson provides planning and development advice to major developers, individuals and municipalities in the Province of Ontario.

Mr. Davidson is qualified and recognized as an expert witness and during the past 50 years has given expert evidence before the former Ontario Municipal Board, the former Local Planning Appeal Tribunal and the Ontario Land Tribunal on numerous occasions.

Mr. Davidson regularly appears before municipal councils, committees of council and committees of adjustment throughout the Province of Ontario.  

Mr. Davidson provides planning and development advice for a wide range of projects including commercial/residential infill projects, greenfield development and conversion of former industrial lands to mixed use and residential uses, and industrial/residential intensification.  

Mr. Davidson is involved in the planning and implementation of urban and recreational waterfront lands and his work includes Official Plan studies at both a site-specific and area-based level and drafting of numerous zoning by-laws. Environmental matters associated with development and redevelopments are also co-ordinated by Mr. Davidson.  

II.   Camrost Development Corporation   

Vice - President, Planning & Development - October 1990 to May 1994 

Mr. Davidson directed the development of Camrost's residential, commercial and mixed - use projects. Camrost Development Corporation primarily concentrated its development activity in Metropolitan Toronto with projects such as Marina Del Rey on the Etobicoke waterfront, the Residences of the World Trade Centre in the waterfront area of the City of Toronto, Hollywood Plaza in North York and Canyon Springs/Granite Gates in the City of Mississauga. 

III.  Marathon Realty Company Limited
General Manager, Southtown                          
General Manager, Planning

April 1987 - September 1990

As General Manager of Southtown (The Railway Lands), Mr. Davidson was responsible for all aspects of the development stage of the 35 acre former CP Rail Yard in downtown Toronto.

As General Manager of Planning, Mr. Davidson provided expertise and consulting resources to all business units of Marathon Realty. The company's projects, included, amongst others, Southtown (Toronto), Yonge/Summerhill (Toronto), Coal Harbour (Vancouver), Glenview (Chicago), Wentworth (Montreal), Arbor Business Park (Atlanta) and I.C.C. Business Park (San Francisco).

IV.   City of Toronto
       Planning & Development Department

Manager, Downtown Section (Financial District), 1985 - 1987

Manager, Waterfront and Railway Lands Section, 1981 – 1985
Manager, West Central Section, 1978 - 1981

Significant projects included: The Railway Lands Part II Plan, The Central Waterfront Plan, The Harbourfront Part II Plan, The Annex Part II Plan, The Bathurst - St. Clair Part II Plan, The Southeast Spadina Part II Plan, The King - Spadina Part II Plan, The Kensington Market Part II Plan, The Port Industrial District Part II Plan, The Central Bayfront Part II Plan, as well as the management of approvals respecting many complex commercial, residential and mixed-use projects.

V.   Regional Municipality of Peel
Senior Land Use Planner

VI. South Lake Simcoe Conservation Authority