Category: News

City celebrates 'World No Tobacco Day' with unveiling of smoke-free sign

Councillor Paula Fletcher (Ward 30 Toronto-Danforth), Chair of Parks and Environment Committee, and representatives from Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation and Toronto Public Health joined members of the community to celebrate World No Tobacco Day.

A sign was unveiled at a ceremony, indicating that smoking is not permitted at Toronto zoos, farms, wading pools and splash pads, or near any playground equipment in City of Toronto parks.

Eastern Gardiner Expressway public consultation survey

The City of Toronto and Waterfront Toronto are working to transform the waterfront into a world-class location in which to live, work and play. As part of that work, an Environmental Assessment (EA) study is underway for the eastern Gardiner Expressway and Lake Shore Boulevard corridor between Jarvis Street and the Don Valley Parkway.

A survey of pedestrians, cyclists and drivers who use this corridor has started.

Watch the Rivertowne Redevelopment

Toronto Community Housing is showing the redevelopment of Rivertowne with a camera that snaps a new shot every 10 minutes, every day. The redevelopment of Rivertowne is now in phase 2, and things are starting to come together in a great way. Watch the Rivertowne Redevelopment as it happens.

Toronto Hydro's Great Exchange


In June 2010, Toronto Hydro will run The Great Exchange, a mass market energy conservation campaign encouraging its residential customers to reduce their energy use around the home.