406-410 Keele Street Public Consultation: May 26

The public consultation for the proposed development at 406-410 Keele Street will be taking place on Wednesday, May 26, at 6:30 pm.  To register please visit this link. The site previously was approved for a 5 storey, 30 unit apartment building. While the property owners are now applying for a building with the same height… Continue reading 406-410 Keele Street Public Consultation: May 26

Parkdale Community Hub – Virtual Community Meeting

The Parkdale Hub project, located at the intersection of Queen Street West and Cowan Avenue, is a transformational city-building initiative that will deliver wide-ranging social, cultural and economic benefits to the Parkdale community. The intersection is currently home to an important cluster of City-owned facilities and community services, all of which are in need of… Continue reading Parkdale Community Hub – Virtual Community Meeting

*REMINDER* Share your feedback on Garden Suites

The City of Toronto is developing regulations to allow residents to build garden suites on residential properties in the city. A garden suite is a housing unit, usually located in the backyard of an existing house, but separate and detached from the main house. Garden suites, like laneway suites, are generally smaller than the main… Continue reading *REMINDER* Share your feedback on Garden Suites

Junction & Runnymede North Town Hall

Join me on Monday, May 17 at 6:00pm as we discuss what is happening in the Junction and Runnymede North community To attend please register at: bit.ly/2QIMKUl Dear friends and neighbours, Despite the hardships our city, world, and community currently face, the Junction community is continuing to grow.  New developments have been proposed, transportation changes are coming into effect, and our… Continue reading Junction & Runnymede North Town Hall

Ditching single use plastics townhall video recording is now available

We all have a responsibility to help reduce the single-use plastics that are damaging our world. Join us for a conversation about what our local governments, businesses and even individuals can do to play their part. On April 20, Councillor Gord Perks and Parkdale High-Park 4 Climate Action presented a Ward 4 virtual town hall… Continue reading Ditching single use plastics townhall video recording is now available

Sidewalk Snow Clearing Trial – Virtual Public Information Event

The City of Toronto has recently concluded a trial to test the use of smaller sidewalk snow plows. The goal of the trial was to determine whether sidewalk snow clearing could be expanded to include areas of the city that do not currently receive mechanical clearing as part of the City’s winter maintenance program. More… Continue reading Sidewalk Snow Clearing Trial – Virtual Public Information Event

Join the public consultations on Multi-Tenant houses

Multi-tenant houses are an important part of Toronto’s affordable rental housing stock, providing single-room accommodation to diverse communities including students, seniors, new immigrants and residents with low to moderate income. The existing zoning and licensing regulations for multi-tenant houses have not been updated since amalgamation of the former municipalities in 1998 and as a result,… Continue reading Join the public consultations on Multi-Tenant houses

Garden Suites Community Consultation Meetings

The Garden Suites Study is one of several studies that the City Planning Division is undertaking to expand housing options in Neighbourhoods as part of the Expanding Housing Options in Neighbourhoods (EHON) work program (EHON website), endorsed by City Council in July 2020. Public engagement on Garden Suites is currently underway with the Garden +… Continue reading Garden Suites Community Consultation Meetings

West Toronto Ontario Health Team – COVID-19 Vaccine Town Hall

The West Toronto Ontario Health Team (OHT), in collaboration with Toronto Public Health,  will be presenting a one hour Zoom Town Hall meeting on March 24, 2021, at 6:30 p.m. to discuss the safety and efficacy of the Covid-19 vaccines. Our speakers are recognized members of the medical community; Dr. Mark Downing, Associate Medical Director,… Continue reading West Toronto Ontario Health Team – COVID-19 Vaccine Town Hall

Community Consultation Meeting on Development in Proximity to Rail

The City is looking for input on the proposed draft Official Plan Amendment and zoning approach to establish a city-wide approach to public safety for new development of sensitive or high occupancy land uses in proximity to rail infrastructure.  The meeting is on February 10, 2021 from 6:30 – 8:30pm. Here’s how to participate: Join… Continue reading Community Consultation Meeting on Development in Proximity to Rail