Category: News

Environment Day postponed until October

Dear friends, This year’s Ward 30 Environment Day which always takes place on July 1st in Riverdale Park East has been postponed until October 17th in Riverdale Park East due to the strike. As many residents pull together their large items for drop off and recycling as well as hazardous waste items in anticipation of… Read more »

Contingency Service Delivery Plans as of 12:01 a.m.

Dear friends, As you all know, the City’s inside and outside workers have gone on strike as of Monday morning. I know that many residents and businesses will be inconvenienced during this difficult period and your cooperation and patience will be necessary as we pursue a resolution to the labour disruption. The City will continue to deliver those… Read more »

Backyard chickens? Toronto thinking it over

(Canadian Press) New York and Chicago already have it — now Toronto is considering joining those cities and allowing residents to raise chickens in their backyards. Toronto’s park and environment committee is considering a pilot project that would permit people to keep the poultry on their property.