Category: News

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 »

City installs pedestrian signals at DVP on-ramp from Bloor Viaduct

MAR 20, 2018 BY DAVID NICKLE   TORONTO.COM Getting onto the Don Valley Parkway from the Bloor Viaduct may become a little slower for cars — but thanks to a new signalized pedestrian crossing, walking between the viaduct and the Broadview/Danforth intersection is set to become much safer. The signals at the northbound on-ramp to the DVP from the… Read more »

Economic Development and Culture Divisional Strategy 2018-22

Over the past several months, Economic Development and Culture (EDC) has consulted with over 400 residents and industry partners to develop the new Divisional Strategy. They heard from many consultation participants who spoke to the importance of business and culture and their role in creating strong, prosperous communities. At the same time, EDC knows that… Read more »

SH Armstrong Pool – The Little Pool that Could!

Thanks to everyone who sent a letter or email, made a deputation or signed a petition, funding for the SH Armstrong Pool was reinstated in the 2018 Budget. The community has really shown its support by rallying behind the creative leadership of the SH Armstrong Pool Working Group. This past fall registrations doubled over previous… Read more »