Tag: Riverdale

Relief Line Update Meeting – Gerrard to Queen

Update on the Relief Line Segment – Gerrard to Queen Dear Friends, Last June many of you came to Matty Eckler where City staff presented Pape as the “emerging” route for the Relief Line. This included the segment from Gerrard to Queen. Overwhelmingly, local residents felt that Carlaw had not been adequately reviewed and that… Read more »

Riverdale Historical: A Taste of History

Historic cook Bridget Wranich will introduce some of English Canada’s early cooking and baking traditions as they would have been adapted for Fort York’s officers mess 200 years ago.  Come to hear how cooking reveals an important  but often overlooked aspect of social history and sample historic baked goods that used to be produced in the Fort’s bake oven and open hearth. Bridget… Read more »

Tiverton Park Improvements

Tiverton Park Improvements Feedback Welcomed by November 8th  Thank you to everyone who attended the Tiverton Park meeting. Your feedback is incredibly important and helps the consultant and parks staff understand how you use the park, and what improvements matter to you and your family. Whether you were able to attend the meeting or not, I want… Read more »

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 »