Public Consultation on the West Toronto Railpath Extension

The City of Toronto has finalized the design details for extending the West Toronto Railpath multi-use trail south from Dundas Street West at Sterling Road to Abell Street at Sudbury Street. Join us to review the final design elements (i.e. bridges, landscaping, community connections) and learn more about the project and timelines. Further details below… Continue reading Public Consultation on the West Toronto Railpath Extension

Pre-application meeting for 1375 Queen Street West Development

Skale Developments is holding a public consultation meeting where you can learn more about their proposed plans  for an 8-storey rental building at 1375 Queen Street West. Currently, the site is a vacant lot located on the south east corner of Queen and Close. Further details will be available at the community meeting. Councillor Perks… Continue reading Pre-application meeting for 1375 Queen Street West Development

Runnymede Hospital Meeting Notice – February 21

The Ministry of Long-Term Care (MLTC) is looking to hear public opinion on Runnymede Healthcare Centre’s proposal for a new 200-bed long-term care home on their property at 625 Runnymede Road. It is important to note that this is not part of the discussion currently underway with the City on the proposed building to accommodate… Continue reading Runnymede Hospital Meeting Notice – February 21

Status on the Charles G. Williams Park Improvements

The City of Toronto is undertaking work to improve Charles G Williams Park. This work will include installing a new playground and splash pad. In December, we held a meeting to collect community feedback and suggestions for the park redesign. Parks staff and the consultant shared different options for the new playground and splash pad… Continue reading Status on the Charles G. Williams Park Improvements

Free tax clinic at Runnymede Health Centre open to community

The Runnymede Healthcare Centre is hosting a free tax clinic. Volunteers registered with the Canada Revenue Agency will be helping patients and community members prepare personal tax returns, at no charge on Saturday March 7, 14, and 21 from 11 am – 1 pm. To book at an appointment or for more information call, 416-762-7316… Continue reading Free tax clinic at Runnymede Health Centre open to community

Parkside Drive – Upcoming Lane Closure

Metrolinx will be working on the bridge at Parkside Drive and lane closures will be in effect. Lanes will be closed directly under the Parkside Drive rail bridge.• February 15-16, 2020, the NORTHBOUND lanes on Parkside Drive will be closed. Only southbound traffic will be allowed to pass.• February 22-23, 2020, the NORTHBOUND lanes on… Continue reading Parkside Drive – Upcoming Lane Closure

Survey on Draft Recommendations on Existing Dogs Off-Leash Areas

With the number of people and dogs in Toronto growing, the use of dogs off-leash areas (OLAs) continues to increase. The Parks & Recreation Facilities Master Plan (2017) recommended the City develop criteria for improving existing dogs off-leash areas. This survey is part of the City-Wide Study of Existing Dogs Off-Leash Areas. The goals of the study… Continue reading Survey on Draft Recommendations on Existing Dogs Off-Leash Areas

Pre-Application Meeting for 1488 Queen Street West – February 20, 2020

The owners of the property at 1488 Queen Street West are looking to redevelop this property. Their proposal is to add a 6-storey building with residential units and ground-floor retail. The owners are hosting a  pre-application Community Meeting on February 20, 2020 at 20 West Lodge Ave, 6:30-8:30pm. Councillor Perks and City Planning Staff will… Continue reading Pre-Application Meeting for 1488 Queen Street West – February 20, 2020