Category: News

New G 20 Public Hearings Announced

The Canadian Civil Liberties Association (CCLA) and the National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) will hold public hearings next week into the unlawful police activities during the G20 Summit. The hearings will take place November 10 & 11 at the Westin Harbour Castle Hotel in Toronto, and November 12 at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth hotel in Montreal. Individuals or organizations impacted by or who observed any of the unlawful police activities during the G20 Summit are encouraged to contact CCLA or NUPGE to arrange to make a presentation. A report on the public hearings which will be released in January 2011.

Ashbridge's Bay Storage Facility – Environmental Report

The Project – The City of Toronto and the Toronto Transit Commission have completed an Environmental Project Report in accordance with Ontario Regulation 231/08 for the Ashbridges Bay Maintenance and Storage Facility for New Streetcars and Leslie Street Connecting Tracks Project.

CCLA to Appear Before Committee on G20 Security

Toronto, ON – October 26, 2010 – On Wednesday October 27th, 2010, Nathalie Des Rosiers, General Counsel of the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, will appear before the federal Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security as part of its review of G20 Summit security.

Improvements to two parks

The new fence at Cherry Beach separates the offleash area so dogs can roam free and enjoy the park. The black wrought iron fence at John Chang Parkette surrounds the playground to improve safety.