Tag: Environment

Leslieville Tree Festival – Call for Exhibitors

I am excited to announce that the Leslieville Tree Festival will be happening on Saturday June 16, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Leslie Grove Park. The Festival is a public celebration of our urban forest. Focused on providing activities and fun for the whole family, it includes displays from environmental groups and… Read more »

Leslieville Butterflyway Project

The Butterflyway Project is a citizen-led movement that is growing highways of habitat for bees and butterflies through neighbourhoods in communities across Canada. This year it is in Leslieville!  The David Suzuki Foundation recruited volunteers from Toronto’s Leslieville neighbourhood in spring 2018 to become Butterflyway Rangers. The Rangers will learn about bees, butterflies and wildflowers and will return to their neighbourhood with a mission: to establish a neighbourhood butterflyway with… Read more »

Port Lands Flood Protection

Flood protection presentation from the Port Lands community consultation on February 22, 2018. Enabling infrastructure presentation from the Port Lands community consultation on February 22, 2018.

Toronto’s budget $5M short on repair money for spring flood damage

Councillor rips plan to delay repairs, calling it ‘not good enough’ By John Rieti, CBC News Posted: Jan 10, 2018 7:00 AM ET oronto’s waterfront parks suffered more than $7.4 million worth of flood damage last summer, but this year’s budget punts most of the repair work into the future. The preliminary budget only includes $2 million to… Read more »