Pickering Town Centre

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Pickering Town Centre
Location 1355 Kingston Road
Pickering, Ontario
L1V 1B8
Opening date 1972
Management 20 Vic Management
No. of stores and services 203
No. of anchor tenants 6 (5 open, 1 in the process of redevelopment)
Total retail floor area 904,049 sq ft
No. of floors 2
Website Official website

Pickering Town Centre (PTC) is a large regional shopping mall located in Pickering, Ontario, Canada. Opened in 1972, The mall has over 200 stores.

History[edit]

Googie-style space needle at Pickering Town Centre

The mall opened in 1972 as the Sheridan Mall with 80 stores. Its first major renovations were in 1998.

The PTC underwent a $17 million renovation through 2008 and 2009.[1] This included new floors, ceilings, lighting and seating areas. It has a modern look and features an additional elevator.

On the morning of November 28, 2016, the Pickering Town Centre was flooded, causing a closure of the majority of the lower level stores, as well as Santa's Castle. The cause of flooding was due to water. [1][2] Most stores had reopened by December 1, 2016.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kwong, Evelyn (28 November 2016). "Pickering Town Centre floods due to broken water main". Toronto Star. Retrieved 30 November 2016. 
  2. ^ Wilson, Codi (28 November 2016). "Crews clean up after flooding at Pickering Town Centre". CP24. Retrieved 30 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "UPDATE: Pickering Town Centre re-opens stores shut down by flood". DurhamRegion.com. 29 November 2016. Retrieved 30 November 2016. 

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Coordinates: 43°50′08″N 79°05′10″W / 43.83552°N 79.08620°W / 43.83552; -79.08620