Category: News

Stop the Cuts Petition

On April 11, 2019, the Province of Ontario tabled its 2019 budget. It included unilateral, retroactive cuts to the City of Toronto’s already approved 2019 budget. These funding cuts – about $177 million in 2019 alone – will directly impact services the people of Toronto need and expect from its governments. Demand the Province of… Read more »

Pape Watermain Replacement – Construction Update #1

This notice provides an update on construction activities to be carried out at Pape Avenue in the intersection of Pape Avenue and Danforth Avenue. In order to complete work and minimize disruption, some overnight work is needed on: WED., MAY 15, 2019 TO WED., MAY 29, 2019: 10:00 P.M. – 6:00 A.M. Crews will replace… Read more »

Construction Notice #10: Port Lands Flood Protection

PROGRESS UPDATE Excavation continues on the first section of the new river valley. The new river valley will be part of a new parks and natural green spaces – when construction is complete in 2024, we will have created 41 hectares of parks and habitats for wildlife of all kinds, including about 6,000 new trees…. Read more »

Leslieville church opens food hub to increase relevance in the community

May 6, 2019 By Joanna Lavoie Glen Rhodes United Church has a long history of community service, especially when it comes to food security. The east Toronto place of worship, located at 1470 Gerrard St. E., just west of Coxwell Avenue, is building on that purpose through the creation of a Neighbourhood Food Hub. It’s… Read more »