Category: News

City of Toronto extends cancellation of outdoor major events and provides $565,000 to support cultural festivals impacted by COVID-19

To slow the spread of COVID-19, the City of Toronto is extending the cancellation of City-led and City-permitted outdoor major events to December 31. Today’s announcement is based on public health advice and includes festivals and other large in-person gatherings held at outdoor sites managed by the City or other public locations, such as roads,… Read more »

City of Toronto invites residents to become Neighbourhood Climate Action Champions

The City of Toronto invites residents and community leaders to help inspire climate action by becoming a Neighbourhood Climate Action Champion. Participants in this new City program will receive virtual training and support to empower them to support residents in developing innovative climate action projects that reflect the needs and values of their communities. Participants… Read more »

BigArtTO turns local landmarks and buildings into art canvases to show love to Toronto

BigArtTO, a City-led ShowLoveTO initiative involving large-scale projections in each of the City of Toronto’s 25 wards was launched tonight. Mayor Tory was joined at tonight’s event by local Councillor Shelley Carroll (Ward 17 Don Valley North). A city-wide temporary public art initiative, BigArtTO will provide residents with opportunities to safely explore city neighbourhoods and… Read more »