Category: In The Media

Riverdale Park Rink & Skating Trail Now Open!

On Saturday, December 16, 2017 we celebrated the Grand Opening of the new rink and skating trail at Riverdale Park. Many of you came out to cut the ribbon and skate on the fresh ice. A big thank you to our Parks, Forestry and Recreation staff. I hope everyone enjoys the new rink and trail… Read more »

Looking to tackle negative perceptions, Toronto considers renaming homeless shelters

Public invited to submit ‘more welcoming’ suggestions to reflect a new direction in care By Kate McGillivray, CBC News      Posted: Nov 18, 2017 6:00 AM ET Is the word “shelter” poison to some Torontonians? Coun. Paula Fletcher, who listened to hours of citizens’ deputations against shelters moving to their neighbourhoods while she served on the… Read more »

Ward 30 Tree Lightings – Hold the Dates

  Thursday November 23 – Leslie Grove Park – starts at 5:30 – tree lighting at 6:00 Friday November 24 – Withrow Park – starts at 5:30 – tree lighting at 6:15 Wednesday November 29 – Greenwood Park – starts at 5:30 – tree lighting at 6:15 Thursday November 30 – Joel Weeks Park –… Read more »

Toronto’s deal with Sidewalk Labs must put public first, councillor says

Google sister company working with Waterfront Toronto to redevelop part of lakefront By John Rieti, CBC News  Posted: Oct 21, 2017 6:00 AM ETLast Updated: Oct 21, 2017 6:48 AM ET The concept of a “smart” neighbourhood in Toronto designed with cutting edge technology made by an internet giant is a thrilling idea for some, but… Read more »