Category: News

City Expands its Open Data Website

Today the City of Toronto released new information on

The City launched the Open Data website last year to allow everyone easier access to City of Toronto data. The data can be downloaded and used freely by community members in various ways, including for research and the development of new applications, such as the application created for Doors Open (released May 2010) and another that maps Toronto’s licensed child care centres.

Residents urged to take precautions after three garage fires

City Fire Fighters responded to three arson fires within 17 minutes just after 4 a.m. on June 13th in the Gerrard -Jones area. Materials found in the laneways were used as fuel to burn three garages. The Office of the Fire Marshall is investigating.

Leslie Street Spit will get an 8 million dollar upgrade

Waterfront Toronto, in partnership with the Toronto and Region Conversation Authority (TRCA) are now moving forward on an $8 million upgrade at Tommy Thompson Park, affectionately known as the Leslie Street Spit.