Category: News

East Chinatown Archway Opens

      Mayor David Miller was joined by Councillor Paula Fletcher (Ward 30 Toronto- Danforth); Madame Zhu Taoying, Consul General of China; Dale Cheung, President Chinese Chamber of Commerce (Toronto East); Mr. Ron Tsin, Board Chair, Toronto Parking Authority; members of the Zhong Hua Men Archway Organizing Committee, 13 lion dancers and a dragon… Read more »

Media Advisory

Mc Cleary Playground Community Build Day -TORONTO- On Thursday September 17, McCleary Playground at Queen Street East and McGee St will become Canada’s first Natural Playground to be built in a  public park.  At 9:30 am sharp, residents, Parks, Forestry and Recreation staff and volunteers from ING Direct Canada will roll up their sleeves and participate… Read more »

Council Highlights – City Council meeting of August 5 and 6, 2009

Union Station revitalization Council endorsed an agreement with a private sector company that, as head lessee, will lease and operate all retail space in Union Station, including in a new lower retail concourse. With federal, provincial and municipal funding, the City will proceed with its plan to revitalize Union Station as a state-of-the-art transportation facility…. Read more »

McCleary Playground Community Consultation

  McCleary Playground at Queen Street East and McGee St will become Canada’s first Natural Playground to be built in public park when it undergoes a major facelift this fall.   Natural Playgrounds incorporate elements of nature, music and waterplay to create a stimulating, holistic environment for children.   (View the elements at www.naturalplaygrounds.ca)  … Read more »