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Public Open House on new Community Council boundaries

Residents are invited to an open house on Tuesday, May 15 at 7 p.m., Committee Room 2, City Hall, 100 Queen Street West to learn about Community Councils and options for new boundaries. Toronto City Council must adopt new Community … Continue reading

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City Council Highlights, April 24, 25, 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. Plan for SmartTrack stations Council approved a financial commitment as the City of Toronto’s share of funding for … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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