Category Archives: Polls

City of Toronto’s long-term financial plan

As residents of the City of Toronto, the financial health of the City is obviously a topic of interest to us. The City is seeking input from residents through public consultation. You can visit the website created for this discussion … Continue reading

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Proposed new stormwater charge

The City of Toronto is proposing a new stormwater charge for residents and businesses. To learn more, visit the City’s website where you can also participate in an online survey and find the dates of a number of public consultations … Continue reading

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Did you know…slightly more people live in Cabbagetown than did 5 years ago?

Statistics Canada began releasing data from the 2016 Census today and will be providing detail over the coming year. The population of Cabbagetown – Don Vale* increased by 40 people in the past 5 years from 4021 to 4061 people … Continue reading

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Update: Bike Share station in Riverdale Park West

An update on the matter of the Bike Share station in Riverdale Park West for you. The poll we ran in late November / early December showed overwhelming support for having a Bike Share station located in the park – … Continue reading

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Have your say about our democracy

This is larger than our little neighbourhood, but the Canadian version of democracy and possible changes to how we vote could have a significant impact on how we elect our representatives. The Government of Canada wants your opinions and has … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Cabbagetown Holiday Lights contest

We have our winners! After a see-saw battle between Wellesley and Aberdeen in the final days with Geneva threatening, our winning photograph is Wellesley Street 3a! Congratulations to the photographers and the homeowners – a fun contest that showcased the … Continue reading

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Quick Poll: Bike Share Toronto

In July the city installed four Bike Share Toronto stations in the neighbourhood as part of its commitment to improve cycling infrastructure. We had heard only positive things about this development until recently, when two residents wrote to us and Councillor … Continue reading

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NOW Magazine Readers’ Choice 2016 Local Winners and Runners-Up

Toronto’s NOW Magazine has released its 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards and a number of the finalists from the area ended up as winners and runners-up! Our congratulations go out to them and to the finalists too! Winners and Runners-Up: Best … Continue reading

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Poll Results: Airbnb / Short-Term Rentals, Car2Go Parking, New Green Bins

We ran three online polls from September 26 – October 18 to gather residents’ views on some matters and the results are available now. The results have been shared with the residents who raised the topics with us initially and … Continue reading

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Poll: Review of Dog Behaviour and Responsible Dog Ownership

Do you have opinions about dog behaviour and responsible dog ownership? Now is the time to share those opinions! The City of Toronto’s Municipal Licensing and Standards (ML&S) Division is reviewing Chapter 349, Animals to determine how the City can … Continue reading

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