Category Archives: Traffic and Parking

Film shoot: Parking restrictions on Parliament Street between Wellesley Street East and Bloor Street – April 24-26

There will be some more filming near to the neighbourhood on April 24 to 26. There will be parking restrictions on Parliament Street between Wellesley Street East and Bloor Street to be aware of. Production Type: TV SERIES Project title: … Continue reading

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Film shoot: Sumach Street and Gerrard Street East between River Street and Blackburn Street – April 11-12

We’re going to be in the movies again! Please be aware of filming taking place in and near the neighbourhood on April 11-12. Production Type: SPECIAL – OTHER Project Title: The Fall Production Company Phone #: 416-255-5801 Location Manager: Marcel … Continue reading

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Did you know…T.O. INview is an interactive map showing planned infrastructure work?

We noticed this interesting mapping tool today while reading a City of Toronto press release. The City of Toronto’s T.O. INview (INview stands for “INfrastructure Viewer) shows where water, TTC, utlities and other major capital works are planned for each … Continue reading

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Overnight road closures on Rosedale Valley Road – April 3 to 15

We noticed this sign at Bayview Avenue and Rosedale Valley Road. Rosedale Valley Closed from Bayview Ave. to Park Rd. April 3 to April 15, 2017 Monday to Friday 11:00 – 5:00 a.m. (presumably 11 p.m.) Saturday and Sunday 11:00 … Continue reading

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Your input requested on short-term rentals in Toronto

In September 2016, we sought Cabbagetowners’ views on the issue of short-term rentals in the neighbourhood and we received a wide range of responses. The City of Toronto is now seeking the public’s input to help shape regulations on short-term … Continue reading

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Proposed expressway closures for City of Toronto maintenance work

The City of Toronto has confirmed a schedule of weekend closures for its expressways during the 2017 spring/summer period. Weekend road closures include the following details: • The entire Don Valley Parkway between the Gardiner Expressway and Highway 401 will … Continue reading

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Carlton Street resurfacing in 2017

The sorry state of the road surface on Carlton Street east of Parliament Street (we are talking heritage asphalt here…) has been a concern of residents for a number of years. In February 2015, we learned that the work had … Continue reading

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Carlton & Sumach intersection – traffic concerns

Over time, we have heard from a number of residents that the intersection at Carlton and Sumach Streets is particularly plagued by drivers failing to stop at the 4-way stop as well as for excessive speeding. We aren’t able to … Continue reading

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Street parking permits: in the mail

The Cabbagetowner received the delayed street parking permit in the mail earlier this week. According to this Toronto Sun article, the city has begun mailing them out to residents who purchased them. If you haven’t received yours yet, it might … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Electric car accident on Glen Road Bridge – 1912

The Glen Road Bridge is slightly outside of our neighbourhood’s boundaries, but the weather outside today reminded me of these images of an electric car that nearly went over the edge of the bridge in 1912. Please be careful if … Continue reading

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