ParkCity in Burlington puts the focus on green features ahead of new release

ParkCity in Burlington puts the focus on green features ahead of new release

Nestled between three mid-rise condo residences at ParkCity, there will be a sprawling two-acre park. This isn’t the only green feature at the Burlington community, which just hit the 75-per-cent sold mark for its current phase ahead of a new release this spring.

Once complete, the development from Ontario builder Tobyn Park Homes, currently in the pre-construction stage at Walkers Line and Upper Middle Road, will also boast green components of a different kind.

For starters, ParkCity will make use of geothermal technology to heat and cool it, as the season demands.

This system draws heat from beneath the earth’s surface, where temperatures are warmer, and also forces heat out of units and back into the ground to cool them when necessary.

Perhaps most importantly, no fossil fuels are burned in the process, so there are zero emissions — a step in line with Ontario’s climate change strategy — making it a green choice by…

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