Category: News

City Update – April 2018

Toronto at Your Service City of Toronto’s new website You may have noticed that the City of Toronto has a new service-focused and user-friendly website. The City’s site delivers information and services to more than 19 million visitors each year and is one of its main customer service channels. Feedback from the public helped shape… Read more »

Leslieville Tree Festival – Call for Exhibitors

I am excited to announce that the Leslieville Tree Festival will be happening on Saturday June 16, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Leslie Grove Park. The Festival is a public celebration of our urban forest. Focused on providing activities and fun for the whole family, it includes displays from environmental groups and… Read more »

Notice of Commencement of Transit Project Assessment Process

The City, Metrolinx and TTC are working together to bring more transit to communities across the City. To achieve this, we are looking at ways to improve the connectivity of the transit network through the introduction of new SmartTrack stations. The City of Toronto’s SmartTrack concept proposes using the Metrolinx GO network to provide additional… Read more »

Leslieville Butterflyway Project

The Butterflyway Project is a citizen-led movement that is growing highways of habitat for bees and butterflies through neighbourhoods in communities across Canada. This year it is in Leslieville!  The David Suzuki Foundation recruited volunteers from Toronto’s Leslieville neighbourhood in spring 2018 to become Butterflyway Rangers. The Rangers will learn about bees, butterflies and wildflowers and will return to their neighbourhood with a mission: to establish a neighbourhood butterflyway with… Read more »