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Coleman Park Splash Pad Consultation

This fall, construction will begin on a new splash pad in Coleman Park, complete with a variety of spray water features for kids to enjoy! The existing wading pool will be upgraded and remain in the park. We’d love to get your input on the design for this project, so I’ll be hosting a drop-in […]

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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 […]

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Free Compost – Saturday April 22nd

Free City of Toronto compost will be dropped this Saturday, April 22nd at 9 AM at the following 2 locations. Topham Park – South End Parkview Hills – intersection of Northline Rd and Northdale Blvd (northeast corner)   All compost is provided free of charge from the City’s yard waste program. Compost will also be available […]

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Clean Toronto Together – Sat April 22nd

  Clean Toronto Together is this weekend on Saturday April 22nd and Sunday April 23rd. Thousands of people across Toronto will be pitching in to clean their local green spaces and I hope you can join us! Drop by any of the scheduled cleanups listed below. You can learn more about this City-wide event on the website here. […]

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Joshua Cronkwright Park Improvements: Concept Design

Based on a series of community consultations, Parks staff have now provided a final concept design for improvements to the playground in Joshua Cronkwright Parkette. Thanks to everyone who came out to give input and ideas for this important community space! Construction at Joshua Cronkwright Parkette is expected to begin late summer/early fall of 2017. […]

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Cedarcrest and Cronkwright Park Consultation – 2nd Meeting

Exciting plans are underway to revitalize  Joshua Cronkwright Parkette on Dawes Rd with a new playground, and to create a new park space on Cedarcrest Blvd. These green spaces will be linked together with a new path to provide a safe way for pedestrians to access the adjacent school, library and transit stops. City staff […]

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Making Our Community Safer

As most of you know, local resident Jae Blue, was struck and killed at the intersection of Cosburn and Cedarvale on December 1. Like you, I was deeply affected by this tragic incident. Many of you have expressed a desire to take action, and to be part of a community effort to get a traffic […]

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Welcome East York – January 8th 2017

Councillor Davis would like to invite you to her annual Welcome East York event, featuring an exciting lineup of civic leaders who make our City great. This year’s event will feature TTC CEO Andy Byford, City Librarian Vickery Bowles, and City Manager Peter Wallace, as well as local East York Councillors Janet Davis, Mary Fragedakis, […]

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Off-Leash Dog Park Improvements

We have some good news to share about planned improvements to the Stan Wadlow Park Dog Off-Leash Area. Since its opening in 2013, this dog park has been an important destination for the four-legged residents of Ward 31. We’ve heard from many dog owners that their experience would be even better with the addition of more […]

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