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RESCHEDULED: Stan Wadlow Safety Audit

Dear Friends of Stan Wadlow, I am pleased to say that our Safety Walk in Stan Wadlow Park has been rescheduled for Wednesday March 7th from 7:30pm to 8:30pm. Join me, along with our Parks Ambassador, Corporate Security, and the Police department in a walk through Stan Wadlow Park to assess and identify any areas where […]


Toronto Police Service Roundtables

The Toronto Police Service (TPS) is modernizing its policing model, as described in The Way Forward Action Plan. Part of that effort includes assessing the Service’s organizational culture – the values, beliefs and behaviours that shape how the Toronto Police Service members do their work and interact with the community.


APPLY NOW: 2018 Community Projects and Events Grants

We are excited to announce the launch of the 2018 Community Projects and Events funding stream. Through this fund, the City of Toronto provides two streams of one-time funding that support community groups and organizations to build vibrant, equitable, inclusive and safe communities.


East York Historical Society Presents: Celebration of Black History

As Black History Month approaches, East York Historical Society is hosting a general meeting beginning the celebration of Black History! This meeting will be on Tuesday, January 30th, 2018 at 7:30pm at S. Walter Stewart Library (John S. Ridout Auditorium) located at 170 Memorial Park & Durant Avenues, East York, Ontario. Amazing guest speakers will be attending, […]


Public Meeting: Safety in Stan Wadlow Park

Many of us are concerned about the recent incidents of violence in Stan Wadlow Park. These events, most notably the tragic loss of Isaiah Witt, have understandably created anxiety and a heightened awareness of safety issues in our area. Although we know that Stan Wadlow and our neighbourhood are safe – and have statistically low levels of violence – we also know that even one violent incident is too many.