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Toronto City Council Highlights, May 14 and 15

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. Impact of the provincial budget  Council supported a motion to … Continue reading

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Spring cleanup safety tips by Des Ryan

Des Ryan, a retired Toronto police officer and author of the Mike O’Shea Crime Fiction Series, is a CRA board director and our volunteer safety and security lead. Spring has sprung, and the snow is melting. Really! And perhaps, like … Continue reading

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Petitions for Spruce Street and Broadway Lane improvements

Our colleagues at the Cabbagetown Business Improvement Area are spearheading two petitions: one for parking and safety improvements on Spruce Street as well as some traffic calming/deterring on Broadcast Lane. They’ve asked us to reach out to residents in the … Continue reading

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CRA safety and security survey

Your residents’ association directors would like wider feedback about Cabbagetown safety and security concerns so we can better plan education and interventions, and advocate on your behalf with the city and police. We are running a Safety and Security Survey … Continue reading

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Spruce Court Co-operative Has a Website

This might just be new to me, but I was excited to discover that Spruce Court co-op has its own website: http://www.sprucecourt.coop This housing co-op is one of the earliest examples (1913) of publicly supported rental housing in Canada but … Continue reading

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Road Closures Affecting Cabbagetown

City Website: Main Road Closures In a great development to keep citizens aware of road closures of main roads, the City of Toronto announced a new website today where you can see where and when major closures are planned. Road … Continue reading

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CPA Hidden Gardens & Private Spaces Tour – June 8, 2014 (Tickets Now On Sale)

Our friends at the Cabbagetown Preservation Association are again conducting their hugely successful, annual tour of Cabbagetown’s hidden gardens and private spaces. Tickets are now on sale at the locations noted below. Date: June 8th, 2014 Time: 10 am to … Continue reading

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Call For Nominations For Board Of Directors

The Cabbagetown Residents Association (CRA) board of directors has constituted the 2014 Nominating Committee of the board. The Nominating Committee was formed to receive director nominees for election to the board of directors at the Cabbagetown Residents Association Annual General … Continue reading

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Sprucecourt Public School: Before and After School Program – Register by May 1st

Thanks to Doug Fisher for letting us know about this. Please see below for information about a program for kids in JK and SK. Registration closes May 1st Sprucecourt Public School (70 Spruce) has an opportunity to operate a before-school … Continue reading

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Historical Toronto Street Signs For Sale – Starting April 28

It’s not clear yet whether any signs from Cabbagetown will be included or not, but just in case you’re interested in owning a piece of Toronto history…over 1500 decommissioned street signs from around the city are going to be auctioned … Continue reading

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