Tag: Toronto

Councillors ask city to approve review of shelter services

By EMILY MATHIEUAffordable Housing Reporter Wed., Jan. 17, 2018 The motion asks council to approve a review of the potential creation of at least 1,000 new shelter beds, as well as examine existing shelter and winter respite services, including how those services are funded by the city. In the midst of a housing and homelessness… Read more »

Unilever/East Harbour Development Community Consultation Meeting

City Planning is holding another community consultation meeting on First Gulf’s application and Master Plan for the East Harbour development in the Unilever Precinct. This Master Plan covers an area of 60 acres – 38 acres which are owned by First Gulf and 20 acres owned by the City of Toronto. The focus of this… Read more »

Letter to City Council on Toronto’s Shelter Crisis

January 16, 2018 Open Letter to Members of City Council, In late December 2017, Toronto faced historic freezing temperatures, as a polar vortex pummeled through the eastern part of North America. Reports of shelters bursting at the seams from front line staff, volunteers and activists revealed critical issues within the shelter system. Dedicated city staff… Read more »

Budget 2018

The 2018 Budget website includes the budget presentations, budget schedule, media releases, fact sheets and Budget Notes for each City Program and Agency as well as infographics and animation educational videos. Visit www.toronto.ca/budget2018. You can find various materials and publications to learn more about the City budget and the budget process. They include the Preliminary… Read more »