Proposed 625 Runnymede Road Development at TEYCC on July 16

The Final Staff Report for the proposed development at 625 Runnymede Road (the addition to the Runnymede Healthcare Centre) has been released.  This report calls for the approval of proposal to construct a five-storey, 200-bed long-term care addition to the existing four-storey Runnymede Health Care Centre.

This item will be considered at the Toronto East York Community Council (TEYCC) on July 16, followed by City Council on July 28.  Councillor Perks supports the recommendations made by staff. The agenda item coming to TEYCC is available on line:

And the full final report:

Due to the City’s emergency measures currently in place, the system in which to depute has changed, as meetings are now taking place online.  To speak during the virtual TEYCC meeting, please register by email with the Clerk at or by phone at 416-392-7033. Registered speakers will be provided with instructions on connecting to the meeting. Written comments can still be be submitted by writing to

Please feel free to contact Councillor Perks Office, or City Planner Kirk Hatcher, if you have any questions or to share your comments on this application.