Category Archives: Politics

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

Posted in Politics
Leave a comment

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

Posted in Politics
Leave a comment

Give your feedback on draft waste diversion policy

Solid Waste Management Services is seeking feedback on a draft policy for accepting new materials into City of Toronto waste diversion streams (e.g. Blue Bin recycling and Green Bin organics).  There is an online survey currently being conducted, with a deadline … Continue reading

Posted in Politics
Leave a comment

Toronto City Council highlights, March 26 and 27

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. Funding for non-profit housing Council approved the provision of … Continue reading

Posted in Politics
Leave a comment

Another Cabbagetown heritage district under consideration

The city heritage study of what’s being called “Cabbagetown Southwest” in launching in April. The Cabbagetown Southwest Heritage Conservation District Study was prioritized by City Council in March 2015. The study, run under the auspices of the City Planning Division, … Continue reading

Posted in Local Interest, Politics
2 Comments

Toronto City Council highlights, Jan. 31 and Feb. 1, 2018

Council Highlights is a summary of a selection of decisions that Toronto City Council made at its recent business meeting Jan. 31-Feb.1, 2018. The City Clerk’s formal documentation is available at http://www.toronto.ca/council. Review of shelter and respite services Council adopted … Continue reading

Posted in Politics
Leave a comment

Community meeting on Riverdale Park West wading pool on Jan. 15

The city is planning to refurbish the wading pool at the south end of Riverdale Park West and wants community feedback on plans.  Councillor Lucy Troisi and city staff will be running a community consultation for residents on Monday, Jan. … Continue reading

Posted in Local Interest, Politics
Leave a comment

Toronto City Council highlights, Dec. 5, 6, 7 and 8, 2017

Council Highlights is a summary of a selection of 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. Toronto’s emergency shelter capacity Council approved funding for about 400 more emergency … Continue reading

Posted in Politics
Leave a comment

Toronto City Council Highlights, Nov. 7, 8, and 9

Council Highlights is a summary of a selection of 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. Integrating public transit fares Council agreed to ask Metrolinx and the … Continue reading

Posted in Politics
Leave a comment

City Council appoints Lucy Troisi as Councillor for Ward 28

At a special meeting of City Council on Nov. 2, Lucy Troisi was appointed as Councillor for Ward 28 Toronto Centre-Rosedale. The appointment is effective immediately and until the current term of City Council expires on November 30, 2018. A … Continue reading

Posted in Politics
Leave a comment