Category: News

East End Bridges to Art – Carlaw Underpass Art Concepts

StreetARToronto (StART), a program of the City of Toronto, Transportation Services Division is working with the local community and Councillor Fletcher to install a mural on the east and west sides of the underpass on Carlaw Avenue at Gerrard Street East, as well as the wall facing into the parkette that connects the Carlaw Underpass… Read more »

Toronto to investigate the shocking rise of renovictions in the city

February 20, 2020 By Lauren O’Neil, BlogTO As rent prices surge with wanton abandon across the city of Toronto, so too do rates of landlords who try to get sneaky with illegal eviction techniques. A November report from The Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario showed that the city has seen a staggering rise in “renovictions” over the past four years, not-so-coincidentally alongside… Read more »

Public invited to provide feedback on apartment building rating system

The City of Toronto invites tenants, landlords and residents to provide feedback on a draft rating system for apartment buildings registered with the RentSafeTO: Apartment Building Standards program. Date: Monday, February 24 Time: Open for drop-in between 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Location: City Hall, Committee Room 2, 100 Queen St. W. This consultation will focus… Read more »

Toronto scores an ‘A’ for climate leadership

February 18, 2020 Toronto scores an ‘A’ for climate leadership The City of Toronto is being recognized as a global leader on environmental action and transparency, achieving a place on the “CDP Cities A List” for the second consecutive year. CDP, an environmental impact non-profit organization, runs the global environmental disclosure system that helps companies,… Read more »