A long-reviled place gets a trendy new face
…e makeover to transform city's premier mental health centre and Queen West
HAYLEY MICK - Globe & Mail, October 3
For most of 156 years it has been mocked and reviled as the place where they keep the crazy people.
Now, in a bold attempt to banish that stigma, Toronto's premier hospital for the treatment of mental illness and addiction plans to transform itself into the next hot Queen West neighbourhood.
Construction begins Thursday