Category: In The Media

As tenants protest ‘renoviction,’ Toronto councillor calls for new landlord rules Social Sharing

November 9, 2019 CBC News Leslieville residents protested outside their apartment building on Saturday, saying they are being forced out so the landlord can renovate and jack up rent. It’s known as “renoviction,” and one Toronto councillor says it’s time to change the rules to stop landlords from getting away with it. “It’s terrifying as a tenant,” said Coun. Paula Fletcher,… Read more »

The Danforth Study

The City of Toronto is inviting all members of the Danforth community to participate in a public consultation as a part of the Danforth Avenue Complete Street and Planning Study. The first meeting was held November 6th and included a brief presentation about the study followed by interactive group discussion. Feedback from the first  community… Read more »

First community meeting for Danforth Study tomorrow

News Release November 6, 2019 The City of Toronto is inviting all members of the Danforth community to the first in a series of meetings about the upcoming Danforth Avenue Complete Street and Planning Study. Date: Thursday, November 7 Time:  6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Location: Monarch Park Collegiate Institute, 1 Hanson St. (cafeteria) The public… Read more »

Toronto Community Housing and partners celebrate innovative tree planting initiative

(Nov. 4, 2019 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE) Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC), the City of Toronto, Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests (LEAF) and Park People marked another milestone today in their partnership to increase tree coverage on TCHC properties. The TCHC Planting and Stewardship Initiative team gathered at 1615 Dundas St. E. to celebrate their 2019… Read more »