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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.


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, […]


The 2018 Fake Child Care Budget

  The proposed 2018 child care net operating budget is $1 million less than it was in 2017. The budget reduction goes even further than the flat-line target given to all City departments. The budget “achieves” a net decrease of .1% by using new revenues from the other levels of government and parents to fund […]


Cultural Hotspot Heats Up East York!

From May through October 2017, the City of Toronto’s fourth annual Cultural Hotspot initiative will celebrate and spotlight the arts, artists, culture, food, events and communities of East York and east-end neighbourhoods.   Highlights of this year’s Cultural Hotspot program include projects produced in partnership with local community arts groups, such as:   three new […]


Good News: Toronto’s New Bylaw for Apartment Buildings

As you know, the City has been exploring ways to improve the quality of our rental housing stock, home to half of Toronto’s residents. Good News…. In December Council directed staff in the Municipal Licensing and Standards Department (MLS) to draft a regulatory bylaw for apartment building owners, and their recommendations are coming to the City’s […]