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HOT Consultations

The Affordable Housing Office and Shelter, Support and Housing Administration have begun a five year review of Housing Opportunities Toronto-An Affordable Housing Action Plan 2010-2015. You are welcome to join the four consultations meetings that are being held. Light refreshments will be available and TTC tokens provided as needed. The first meeting will be on […]

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City of Toronto working on a Tree Planting Strategy

The City of Toronto’s Parks, Forestry and Recreation division, in consultation with Toronto Water, Transportation Services, City Planning and Economic Development and Culture, will develop a Tree Planting Strategy to inspire action to reach the City’s target of 40 per cent tree canopy cover over the next 30 to 40 years. The development of the […]

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Public Meetings Continue for Ward Boundary Review

Learn about the proposed changes to Toronto’s ward boundaries at the drawthelines.ca website, or in person at a public meeting next week: Toronto and East York meetings: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015 Location: Holy Rosary Church Hall Time: 10AM – 12PM Address: 356 St Clair Ave W, York, ON Room: Main Floor – Room 2 Major Intersection: […]

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Local residents invited to form Toronto’s first Planning Review Panel

September 9, 2015   Thousands of Torontonians will begin receiving letters in their mailboxes today inviting them to volunteer to join the City’s inaugural Planning Review Panel. Toronto’s City Planning Division is launching the Planning Review Panel, an innovative process that will empower 28 randomly-selected Toronto residents to learn about city planning and offer input […]

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Celebrating 50 years of Toronto’s ‘New City Hall’

Sunday, September 13 will mark the 50-year anniversary of the official opening of Toronto City Hall and Nathan Phillips Square. The day will be marked by live entertainment on the square and exhibits in the City Hall rotunda from noon to 5 p.m. The event, free and open to all, will go ahead rain or […]

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Weekend events with road closures in Toronto

  September 8, 2015         Weekend events with road closures in Toronto   Several special events in Toronto later this week and on the weekend will involve main road closures. Residents and visitors are encouraged to come out and enjoy these events. Businesses in the areas affected are open to pedestrian traffic but some roads […]

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Gardiner Expressway construction resumes Aug 19

The work to replace the deck on the Gardiner Expressway, from Strachan Avenue to just west of Bathurst Street, resumes August 19. While this work is taking place, two lanes of traffic in each direction will be open. The work is expected to be completed October 31, 2016. While this work is taking place, the […]

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Let the Parapan Am Games begin!

Let’s get out to support the Parapan Am athletes! Review the schedule and book tickets here: toronto2015.org/schedule. PANAMANIA Live @ Nathan Phillips Square All performances are free to attend 12:30 p.m. – Nathaniel Dett Chorale 1:30 p.m. – Debra Brown’s ‘Pulse’ 6 p.m. – Martin Deschamps 7 p.m. – Jay Douglas and The All Stars […]

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Heat Alert declared for Toronto

July 27, 2015 Based on information from Environment Canada, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health has issued a Heat Alert for Toronto today. The Heat Alert will be in effect until further notice. During a Heat Alert, the public is encouraged to call or visit family, friends and neighbours, especially isolated adults and seniors who are […]

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Mayor’s Housing Task Force finds millions for repairs, pushes for immediate action to improve conditions for tenants

July 15, 2015 The Mayor’s Task Force on Toronto Community Housing announced today in its Interim Report that it has found hundreds of millions of dollars in additional funds for housing repairs through mortgage re-financing. Working closely with officials from the City and Toronto Community Housing (TCH), the Task Force helped re-finance a number of […]

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