Registration for summer City of Toronto community recreation programs including summer swim and skate programs, and afterschool recreation care (ARC) for the coming school year (starting in September), will begin at 7 a.m. on June 4 across the city – the Etobicoke/York, Scarborough, North York and Toronto/East York recreation districts.
The City of Toronto will offer a wide variety of activities for residents on Monday, May 23, including the annual Victoria Day fireworks display at Ashbridges Bay. Many family attractions, including two farms, two historic sites and other facilities will be open, however City-operated recreation centres will be closed and recreation programs will not operate that day.
The Gardiner Expressway will be reduced by one lane in each direction in the area of the recently demolished Dowling Avenue Bridge from Friday, May 20 at 9 p.m. to Tuesday, May 24 at 5 a.m. for preparation work to install the temporary pedestrian bridge.
In addition, the expressway will be reduced by two lanes in each direction during overnight hours on the following days:
Following the Government of Canada’s recent commitment to legalize and regulate the non-medical use of cannabis, Toronto Public Health is presenting a report to the Toronto Board of Health recommending a public health approach to regulation.
The report will be presented to the Toronto Board of Health at its May 30 meeting.
Last weekend’s closure of the Gardiner Expressway enabled the City of Toronto to complete a significant amount of work in advance of the spring/summer season.
Work that was completed included:
The Dowling Avenue bridge over the Gardiner Expressway will be removed this weekend when the expressway is closed for maintenance work from May 13 to 16.
The removal has been timed to coincide with spring maintenance on the Gardiner, limiting impacts on motorists. As a result of the bridge demolition and related work, pedestrian and cyclist use of the bridge will not be permitted effective Friday, May 13.
The Liberty Village BIA invites you to attend the 2016 Give Me Liberty After Work Party.
When: Thursday, June 16, 2016
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Where: Fraser Avenue
The City of Toronto will be conducting sewer re-lining and inspection of the sewer system on Sully Crescent, from Montrose Avenue to Crawford Street during the week of May 23, 2016.
This project, which is part of the Council-approved 2015 Capital Works Program, will help improve local sewer collection system.
The City of Toronto will be replacing the combined sewer, the City-owned portion of sanitary service laterals and substandard water services on Stafford Street from Richmond Street West to King Street West starting May 23 until November 2016.
This summer, the City of Toronto and the Toronto Transit Commission will replace the streetcar tracks at the intersection of College and Bathurst. To accommodate this work, the intersection will be completely closed from Monday, June 20 to Monday, July 11.
Fort York is currently recruiting volunteers to assist with several upcoming special events, including the Indigenous Arts Festival and Canada Day.
Queen Street between Bathurst Street and Spadina Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction from May 9 to October 8 for watermain replacement and road reconstruction work.