Category: News

Not Far from the Tree

Not Far From the Tree is now active in the Riverdale area. The group runs a residential fruit-picking program, picking fruit from trees that would otherwise go to waste. They help fruit tree owners make use of the abundance of fruit that their trees offer by dispatching teams of volunteers to harvest it for them.

Live Green Grants in Ward 30

Ward 30 is one of the greenest Wards in the City. The following organizations will be receiving Live Green Toronto Grants their wonderful work in the community :

Family Fundraiser

Phoenix Rising: A community fundraiser for the families affected by the Donlands house fires
Thursday, August 19 – 7 pm
at Rails and Ales (752 Danforth Avenue, east of Pape)
silent auction – darts and pool tournaments – live music (great bands!)
cover: $20 (suggested donation)

To donate furniture or other household items for the families, please contact: phoenixrisingdonlands@gmail.com

Ashbridge's Bay Landscape Design Competition

Mark your calendars!

After hearing from the community on May 19th, 2010, three urban design firms have prepared their concepts for Leslie Street, from Commissioners Street to Lakeshore Blvd, around the perimeter of the planned TTC Facility .