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Metropolitan Design

After a long and creative practice Don Loucks is in the process of closing his firm, Metropolitan Design Ltd. Don will continue to provide advice to colleagues and friends as requested in the areas of architectural and urban design and heritage planning. Don and his co-authour, Leslie Valpy have had their first book, "Modest Hopes, Homes and Stories of Toronto’s Workers from the 1820’s to the 1920’s” published. Don is currently working on the next book whose working title is “Toronto’s Special Places, and Why They Are Special”.

MODEST HOPES book

Homes and Stories of Toronto’s Workers 1820s-1920s

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Celebrating Toronto’s built heritage of row houses, semis, and cottages and the people who lived in them.

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