Category: News

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:

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 .

City Update – 2010 Summer Issue

Toronto Challenge celebrates 19th year

We mean it when we say green it
World-class beaches in our own backyard
Toronto City Hall’s Podium Green Roof is now officially open
Toronto gets clean and green through 20-Minute Makeover
Smart Commute
Plug into electronics collection for recycling
2010 Green Toronto Awards
Green Innovation Awards: Toronto’s own Dragon’s Den
Student videos inspire a greener Toronto
Videos the latest addition to Live Green toolkit for residents
Online Waste Wizard has the answers
A new twist on a collection truck

Out and about
Transformation of Queen’s Quay moving ahead
Fresh Wednesdays and Tasty Thursdays this summer
Live Green Toronto Festival
Caribana Hot Hot Hot

Feature story: Trillium celebrates its 100th anniversary
In 2010, one of Toronto’s unique vessels, the Trillium, has a watershed 100th anniversary. Named after Ontario’s official flower, this ferry boat is the last side-wheeler steamer still operating in North America.

Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. It is the economic engine of Canada and one of the greenest and most creative cities in North America. Toronto has won numerous awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. Toronto’s government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents. For information about non-emergency City services and programs, Toronto residents, businesses and visitors can dial 311, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

South Asia Festival

Thousands turned out for the sights, sounds and tastes of the Gerrard India Bazaar South Asia Festival on the weekend.