Trump International Hotel & Tower, Toronto is a mixed-use skyscraper currently under construction in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is being built by Talon International Development Inc., which is owned by Val Levitan and Canadian businessman Alex Shnaider.
It is named for real estate developer Donald Trump, who is a minority shareholder in the project. The tower will be in the financial district, at 311 Bay Street, on the southeast corner of Bay and Adelaide. Construction began with the removal of the sales centre in September 2007, but the official groundbreaking was Friday, October 12, 2007. The suggested completion date for the hotel portion of the tower is slated for fall of 2011, while the official completion of the tower will be in 2012. Concrete is pouring on the 56th level above ground as of June 19, 2011. When completed, it will become the 2nd tallest skyscraper in the city (including spire), the tallest mixed use building and 4th tallest structure in the city. – less