Category: In The Media

Mirror: Rooftop garden a bountiful experience for Eastdale CI

FoodShare Toronto program a huge success with east end students Beach Mirror ByRebecca Field On Gerrard Street in busy East Chinatown sits the tall Eastdale Collegiate Institute. A concrete institution at first glance, but climb the school’s five storeys and you’ll discover Eden. On the school’s rooftop, a terrace opens onto Toronto’s skyline; high above… Read more »

Ward 30 open house looks at future development

Community brought up to date on port lands, Riverside, and Queen St. E. Beach Mirror By David Nickle Call it a planning invasion. About 200 residents in the Leslieville/south Riverdale communities got a look at just how much planning work is being done on their behalf – for everything from transit to the port lands… Read more »

Beaches Mirror: Councillor, group want Leslieville stop on Downtown Relief Line

June 5, 2013 Fletcher, Friends of Leslieville asking for subway at Queen St. E. and Carlaw Ave. Beach Mirror By Rahul Gupta A community group representing Leslieville is pushing the city to create a priority plan for the emerging neighbourhood in anticipation of a future subway station, which is part of the proposed downtown relief… Read more »

Tab for streetcar spur line grows sevenfold to $105-million

Oliver Moore and Elizabeth Church The Globe and Mail Published Tuesday, Mar. 26 2013, 8:15 PM EDT Last updated Tuesday, Mar. 26 2013, 8:24 PM EDT “The cost of installing a short stretch of streetcar tracks on Leslie Street has ballooned to $105-million from the 2009 estimate of $14-million after the TTC approved the project… Read more »