Category: In The Media

Toronto intersection where cyclist Doug Crosbie died will get safety makeover

By David Nickle, September 16, 2019 Turn restrictions, planter-box barriers and narrower lanes are all part of a suite of changes on tap to the Leslieville intersection where in 2018 Toronto cyclist Doug Crosbie was killed by a turning truck. “I believe it’s a great solution,” said LJ Savage, one of a group of… Read more »

East Toronto community centre to become more accessible

By Joanna Lavoie, September 17, 2019 A $2.1-million renovation will transform the busy Eastview Neighbourhood Community Centre into a much more accessible place. Located at 86 Blake St. in the Blake-Boultbee neighbourhood, the well-used facility is home to a community centre, a Boys and Girls Club, an Ontario Early Learning Centre, and a City of… Read more »

Committee votes to rescue Toronto’s Crow’s Theatre from tax troubles By David NickelSeptember 5, 2019 Toronto could give the Crow’s Theatre on Carlaw Avenue more than $71,000 to help clear up an outstanding property tax bill that came about due to a misunderstanding about just how far back the small theatre’s tax exemption would go. The city’s General Government and Licensing Committee voted to… Read more »