Victoria Park Place is
Ontario's tallest building, standing at 34 storeys (3
below-ground floors, and 31 above-ground floors).
construction started in 1979 and was a jointly built venture by
Danzig Enterprises Limited & Wonsch Construction. The building
uses reinforced concrete construction and concrete plank. The
apartment tower is easily identifiable from its "L" shape. It
stands at the corner of Park Street and Victoria Avenue in downtown
Windsor, on a site formerly occupied by the old Norton Palmer
Hotel. The high-rise apartment building
takes up a full city
block, and is across Pelissier Street from the Royal Windsor Terrace
uses the modern architecture
a great deal of glass
. Along its southwest corner (the edge of its "L"
travel along the shafts,
with a clear view of the streets below.
time, it even housed a news bureau for CKCO-TV on its
ground floor, which has since been turned into a convenience store. The building also
holds the television transmitter for CHWI-TV-60 on the roof, repeating the signal to the Windsor