Category: News

Council Highlights – City Council meeting of August 5 and 6, 2009

Union Station revitalization Council endorsed an agreement with a private sector company that, as head lessee, will lease and operate all retail space in Union Station, including in a new lower retail concourse. With federal, provincial and municipal funding, the City will proceed with its plan to revitalize Union Station as a state-of-the-art transportation facility…. Read more »

McCleary Playground Community Consultation

  McCleary Playground at Queen Street East and McGee St will become Canada’s first Natural Playground to be built in public park when it undergoes a major facelift this fall.   Natural Playgrounds incorporate elements of nature, music and waterplay to create a stimulating, holistic environment for children.   (View the elements at www.naturalplaygrounds.ca)  … Read more »

McCleary Playground Community Consultation

-TORONTO- McCleary Playground at Queen Street East and McGee St will become Canada’s first Natural Playground to be built in public park when it undergoes a major facelift this fall.   Natural Playgrounds incorporate elements of nature, music and waterplay to create a stimulating, holistic environment for children.   (View the elements at www.naturalplaygrounds.ca)  … Read more »

Strike Ends and Services Resume

August 1, 2009 After 5 long weeks the strike is over. I want to update you on the details of yesterday’s settlement and the resumption of city services. On Friday after a long debate, City Council voted to end the city workers strike. While there had been much information circulating in the previous days, on… Read more »