Lakeview Innovation District

A next-generation

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Canada's most

mixed-use waterfront development.

Lakeview Village will transform 177 acres of former industrial lands into a vibrant waterfront destination that will serve as a global model for sustainable mixed-use development. This new community features a range of housing options, space for education and office, an Innovation District, multicultural and year-round recreational programming, an extensive parks system including access to the nearby 64-acre Jim Tovey Conservation Area, and a network of trails, pathways and direct access to local transit.

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The Lakeview Innovation District will become a world-renowned centre for innovation with access to transit, connecting industry and employment to the lake and driving inclusive, and sustainable growth.

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The Lakeview Innovation District seeks to create an ecosystem which builds upon Lakeview Village’s Smart and Sustainable development foundation to deliver an environment where people can research and develop innovative solutions that help to educate and drive behavioural change globally, and, help to generate universal economic prosperity.

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The Clear Competitive Advantage for The Lakeview Innovation District is the adjacent and integrated Lakeview Village Community and its ability to act as a Living Lab/Sandbox as the greater Community builds out over the next 20-25 years.


1.8 M

square feet of employment space

Creating over

9 K

long-term jobs



acres of new park land


195 K

square feet available for retail

Estimated over


office buildings



minutes of major transit networks

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and a strong focus on

Lakeview Village is designed to be a multi-modal community that is well-connected to the broader vehicular, pedestrian, transit, and bike network. The Mississauga Official Plan emphases the importance of creating a multi-modal city. The Lakeview Waterfront community is designed to encourage multi-modal transportation with emphasis on transit and active transportation, to reduce traffic delays, congestion, energy consumption and pollution.

20 Min

Pearson International Airport

Dowtown Mississauga

20 Min

Downtown Toronto

10-15 Min

Port Credit GO Train Station

Long Branch GO Train Station

Centrally located within the Region's


The Corridor’s technology and innovation ecosystem has grown significantly over the past few decades and has developed into a dynamic innovation hub with the potential to compete amongst the top clusters in the world. Home to several top-ranking universities, a diverse pool of talent, favourable business climate, and Canada’s largest airport, the Corridor has transformed into a magnet for high-tech and innovative firms. 

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112 km of Innovation

7,700,000+ Population

16+ Universities & Colleges

by: City of Mississauga

The City of Mississauga is seeking input on an incentive program that will help transform a former industrial area along the waterfront into a 20-acre innovation campus. The Lakeview Innovation District, part of the 177-acre Lakeview Village development, will become an employment hub where people can research, test and develop solutions in state-of-the-art offices, flex-offices and lab spaces.

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by: City of Mississauga

Inspiration Lakeview is the City of Mississauga’s vision for its eastern waterfront. Find out more about the project’s vision, progress, history, latest news, and key documents.

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by: City of Mississauga

City of Mississauga Council endorsed the Lakeview Waterfront Development Master Plan. The Plan sets out the framework for the development of the 177-acre site, formerly the Lakeview Power Generating Station lands, located in Mississauga’s Lakeview community.

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by: City of Mississauga

City Council endorsed the Lakeshore Connecting Communities Transportation Master Plan which sets out a long-term vision for transit and corridor improvements along Lakeshore Road from 2020 to 2041 that will support waterfront development.

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Mississauga’s Lakeview Village including the Lakeview Innovation District will breath new life into the city’s waterfront. Buzzing with news and updates, Mississauga’s Lakeview Innovation District is attracting interest.


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