Category: News

The City of Toronto's Urban Design Streetscape Manual is now online

City Planning announces that the Urban Design Streetscape Manual is now available to the public in a new, online format. The manual emphasizes design quality and amenity in the pedestrian realm and serves as a reference tool for streetscape improvements across Toronto.

Joel Weeks Park Concepts

On April 6, 2010 over 60 community members participated in a public workshop design to share ideas about the future design of Joel Weeks Park. Last Monday, May 17 I invited the community to see their ideas turned into a new park design and welcomed their feedback. Now I am asking you to share your opinions on the two possible designs for Joel Week Parks.

Improving Greenwood Park

New water and creative sand play areas as well as a ‘teen zone’ and a story circle are all part of draft plans to improve Greenwood Park’s play area.

Sounds like the Riverside

Enjoy three-evenings of free musical and spoken-word performances taking place in venues throughout the neighbourhood in historic Riverside. Visit