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City seeking community input on bylaw reviews

The City of Toronto is reviewing the following bylaws and wants your feedback: all of these topics affect Cabbagetown. Clothing Drop Boxes Bylaw Review February 28, 2019, 6 to 8 p.m. at City Hall, Committee Room 3 The aim of … Continue reading

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Property tax dates: First payment due March 1 for most

There are many options in Toronto for paying property tax, with most having a first payment on March 1 on the interim bill (set out before city council sets the tax rate for 2019). However, one option, the 11-payment installment … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Lights 2018 – a tie for first!

This year was the fourth Cabbagetown Holiday Lights contest (#CabbagetownLights) and was another successful festive event. Once again, all the photos showed our neighbourhood in a great light. After all the votes were counted, for the first time ever, we … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown according to … Annette Robertson

Annette Robertson and her family live near Sackville-Amelia. Best place in Cabbagetown for a bite to eat… Hey Lucy! Kids eat free on Tuesdays and the food is as delicious for grown-ups as it is for children. Cabbagetown needs …  a fish monger. Favourite block …  Metcalfe, … Continue reading

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Winter safety tips, canine edition

Des Ryan is a CRA board director and our safety and security lead. Photo of Beckett by neighbour Michael Rowe. Winter has arrived. I know: Thank you, Captain Obvious. If this winter is anything like previous winters, we will be … Continue reading

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Toronto City Council highlights Dec. 4, 5 and 13, 2018

Council Highlights is a summary of selected decisions that Toronto City Council has made at its business meetings. The City Clerk’s full, official documentation is available at http://www.toronto.ca/council. Governance under 26-member Council Council adopted an interim committee structure that includes … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown according to … Tyler Fleming

Tyler Fleming has been a CRA board director since 2015 and is the founder and organizer or our annual Cabbagetown Holiday Lights contest. Best place in Cabbagetown for a bite to eat … The House on Parliament is my go-to for dinner or brunch. For … Continue reading

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Happy holidays! Our 2018 card winners

The results are in: this year we had six winners selected from Winchester Park P.S. and Sprucecourt P.S. for the Cabbagetown Holiday Card Contest. You’ll see five of them here: one parent declined having that child’s artwork shared outside the … Continue reading

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Voting site now live for the 2018 Cabbagetown Holiday Lights contest

The day you’ve been waiting for has arrived! You can now cast your vote for your favourite Cabbagetown Holiday Lights, 2018 version. Go the voting site between now and Dec. 26 to cast your ballot for your favourite neighbourhood decorations. … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Holiday Lights contest, 2018

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: time for the fourth annual Cabbagetown Holiday Lights contest! In what has become a popular annual tradition, every December Cabbagetowners get to see our neighbourhood’s houses in all of their illuminated glory. Last … Continue reading

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