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Pan Am Games

This summer, our city will be the proud Host City of the Toronto 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games. The Pan Am Games are the third largest international multi-sport games, only surpassed by the Olympic Summer Games and the Asian Games. Toronto will welcome 10,000+ athletes, coaches and officials as well as tens of […]

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Toronto’s Summerlicious has begun!

From July 3 to 26, Summerlicious, presented by Interac Association, offers three-course prix fixe lunch and dinner menus at exceptional value, served at more than 210 of Toronto’s top restaurants. Summerlicious is also introducing its first culinary event series featuring five special dining experiences. More information and a complete list of participating restaurants is available […]

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The City’s second cycling survey online

The City of Toronto has launched the next phase a new bike plan process: fill out their second survey now! Later this year, City staff will bring a new 10-year cycling network plan forward to City Council. Our goal is to ensure that our core ask of building a city-wide Minimum Grid of 100 km of […]

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Weekend Events with Road Closures

July 2, 2015 Four special events in Toronto this 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 will be closed to vehicles. Festivals and other special events are important to the city, […]

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Changes to Jarvis Street, Lake Shore Boulevard for Pan Am/Parapan Am Games

June 26, 2015 A series of changes will take place on Jarvis Street and Lake Shore Boulevard to accommodate traffic during the upcoming Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. Effective immediately, the reversible lane on Jarvis Street will be changed to provide for northbound traffic only until August 18. There will also be additional northbound and southbound […]

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Pride Events with Road Closures

Several events for Pride Week will involve road closures in Toronto this weekend. 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 will be closed to vehicles. Festivals and other special events are important to the city, injecting hundreds […]

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condomTO Returns

Following on the success of our award-winning condomTO campaign in 2014, Toronto Public Health will reveal six new wrapper designs on June 17. Join our graffiti battle at Yonge-Dundas Square at 12 noon for a live reveal of the new designs. Don’t miss out on free condoms, swag and more. Can’t make it to the […]

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Weekend events with road closures this week in Toronto

Several special events in Toronto this weekend will involve road closures. Closures for the Honda Indy event will begin on Wednesday. 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 will be closed to vehicles. Festivals and other special […]

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City, Metrolinx and TTC hosting joint transit information sessions

The City of Toronto, Metrolinx and the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) are working together on multiple, related transit planning initiatives to bring more transit to neighbourhoods across the city and region. These transit planning initiatives include the GO Regional Express Rail (RER), SmartTrack (including the Eglinton West Corridor), the Scarborough Subway Extension and the Relief […]

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Toronto’s Children’s Services 2015-2019 Service Plan

City Council approved the Toronto Children’s Services 2015-2019 Service Plan for child care. The 5 year plan includes recommendations to improve access to child care services in underserved areas, address affordability, increase program quality and inclusion in child care, after-school and other family support programs. But the plan will only serve about 20% of children needing child […]

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Toronto’s 10 year bike plan

The City of Toronto has launched a new bike plan process. Later this year, City staff will bring a new 10-year cycling network plan forward to City Council. Our goal is to ensure that our core ask of building a city-wide Minimum Grid of 100 km of protected bike lanes and 100 km of bicycle boulevards by […]

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Weekend events with road closures in Toronto

June 4, 2015 Six special events in Toronto this weekend will involve 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 will be closed to vehicles. Festivals and other special events are important to the city, injecting […]

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Doors Open Toronto at more than 155 locations this weekend

The 16th annual Doors Open Toronto presented by Great Gulf returns this weekend, offering rare access to more than 155 architecturally, historically, culturally and socially significant buildings across the city. Many of the locations will host exhibitions and architectural talks, and 14 walking tours are available. Dates: Saturday, May 23 and Sunday, May 24 Times: […]

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Toronto hosts the world for Pan Am/Parapan Am

This summer, our city will be the proud Host City of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games. The Pan Am Games are the third largest international multi-sport games, only surpassed by the Olympic Summer Games and the Asian Games. Toronto will welcome 10,000+ athletes, coaches and officials as well as tens of […]

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Fireworks and more: City activities on the long weekend

May 14, 2015 City of Toronto’s long-weekend activities include fireworks finale at Ashbridges Bay Park on Victoria Day The City of Toronto will offer a wide variety of activities for residents on Monday, May 18, including the annual Victoria Day fireworks display at Ashbridges Bay. Many family attractions, including two farms, three historic sites and […]

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