Tag: Heritage

Heritage

The Underground Railroad to Toronto’s East End

Presented by Joanne Doucette and the Leslieville Historical Society Meet at Victoria Whole Foods, 1450 Gerrard Street East For more information: 647.236.4980 or www.leslievillehistory.com

Hubbard Park Opening

Hubbard Park honours William Peyton Hubbard who was was elected as a City Alderman becoming Toronto’s first Black elected politician in 1894. He later went on to serve as Acting Mayor.  An exceptional advocate for fairness and for an inclusive city, William Hubbard led the efforts to establish our public utility provider, Toronto Hydro. With… Read more »

New Leslieville Mural

  Thanks to everyone who joined us at the official unveiling of the Leslieville Mural! And thank you to all of our community partners, local businesses, and residents who were involved in selecting Elicser’s beautiful updated take on Alexander Muir sitting under a maple tree.  I know this new landmark will be enjoyed by Leslievillians for… Read more »

Carlaw + Dundas in Leslieville

You can share your thoughts and ideas on each of the preliminary design concepts for Carlaw+Dundas by July 5, 2016 online here.