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Toronto City Council Highlights March 27 and 28

Council Highlights is a summary of a selection of the decisions Toronto City Council made at its recent business meeting. The City Clerk’s full, official documentation is available at http://www.toronto.ca/council. Cabbagetown-related information Appointment of Poet Laureate    Council voted to … Continue reading

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Toronto City Council highlights, January 30 and 31

Council Highlights is a summary of a selection of the decisions that Toronto City Council made at its recent business meeting. The City Clerk’s full, official documentation is available at http://www.toronto.ca/council. Housing Now      Council approved the Housing Now … Continue reading

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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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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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Ward 13 All Candidates Meetings for Oct. 22 municipal election

The community in Corktown got off to an early start with an Oct. 2 all-candidates’ meeting at the Cherry Street YMCA for the 19 individuals running to be the new councillor for Ward 13, which follows the boundaries of the … Continue reading

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Toronto City Council Highlights: July 23, 24, 25, 26, 27 and 30

Council Highlights is an informal summary of some of the decisions Toronto City Council made at its recent business meetings. The City Clerk’s formal documentation is available at http://www.toronto.ca/council. Response to proposed reduction of Council’s size    Council voted to … Continue reading

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Toronto City Council Highlights: June 26, 27, 28, and 29

Council Highlights is an informal summary of a selection of the decisions that Toronto City Council made at its recent business meeting. The City Clerk’s formal documentation is available at http://www.toronto.ca/council. Increased funding to support road safety    Council agreed … Continue reading

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City Council Highlights, May 22, 23, and 24

Council Highlights is an informal summary of a selection of the decisions that Toronto City Council made at its recent business meeting. Follow here for the City Clerk’s formal documentation. Eglinton East transit project    Council approved the next steps … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown is in Toronto Centre riding for 2018 Provincial Election

Mark your calendars for June 7: election day in Ontario. Here in Cabbagetown our riding is Toronto Centre. Our main polling station is at what we know as “St. Martin’s School” – 55 Salisbury Avenue, Toronto, officially described as Monsignor … Continue reading

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