Are you a resident-led group with a great event idea that needs funding?

Grants of $1,000 – $3,000 are available to activate your neighbourhood and advance the Toronto Strong Neighbourhood Strategy 2020 (TSNS 2020).

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The City of Toronto is seeking organizations to help mobilize low-carbon neighbourhoods through a new Neighbourhood Energy Efficiency Project.

The project, which supports the neighbourhood acceleration campaigns approved by City Council through the TransformTO Climate Action Strategy, is funded through the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change’s Partners in Climate Action program.

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Following Executive Committee’s approval of the Parkland Strategy’s Phase 1 Report on November 28, 2017, work has been underway on Phase 2 of the Parkland Strategy.

Drop by one of the City’s civic centres to view the displays and get more information on the Parkland Strategy.

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The City of Toronto has mailed the 2018 interim property tax bills – the first of two tax bills that will be mailed this year. The 2018 final tax bill will be mailed in May.

Payment due dates for the interim tax bills under the three-instalment plan are March 1, April 3 and May 1. For property owners who enrol in the Pre-Authorized Tax Payment (PTP) program before February 5, 2018, the 2018 interim tax due dates are:

Sunday marked the official opening of the new eastbound York/Bay/Yonge ramp from the Gardiner Expressway to Lower Simcoe Street and Harbour Street.

The project began in 2016 with the construction of the new ramp foundation and substructure.

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The City of Toronto will conduct another pothole blitz, beginning today and ending on Saturday evening.

A similar blitz took place last weekend, with increased crews filling nearly 15,447 potholes across the city.

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The below message is from the Friends of Inspirations:
Thanks to outstanding levels of community support, Inspirations Studio has secured the funds necessary to continue through 2018.

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Over the past year I have been working with the City’s Affordable Housing Office and Parks staff to prevent this site from being sold to developers and I believe the City now has a plan that will meet the needs of the City and local residents.

Once completed, 150 Harrison Street will contain:

  • 13 non-profit affordable ownership homes
  • Reconfigured TPA Parking Lot
  • A new neighbourhood parkette

You are invited to join me at a public open house to learn more.

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Enbridge Gas Distribution (Enbridge) has retained GHD Inc. (GHD) to conduct an environmental study to assess the potential impacts of natural gas pipeline construction through Liberty Village. This pipeline, which spans 1.1 km, will deliver essential natural gas to new developments in the area.

Stakeholder consultation is an important part of this study. Members of the public, regulatory agencies, Indigenous communities and other stakeholders are invited to attend the Public Open House to review the project and provide comments.

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Hines Canada is undertaking a multi-stage public consultation process to design a mixed-use project at 64-86 Bathurst Street. The site is on the west side of Bathurst Street, between Wellington Street and 667 King Street West.

They are holding their second of three public consultation meetings on February 27, 2018.

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The City, Metrolinx and TTC are working together to bring more transit to communities across the City. In March, they will be hosting public meetings to provide information about the new SmartTrack/GO stations being planned in Toronto and to get your feedback.

Consultation dates are as follows:

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In November and December of 2017, my office circulated a survey requesting feedback from residents about how they want to see their parks in the Fort York Neighbourhood change to suit their wants and needs.

At this point, there are a number of programming preferences that I am looking for your feedback on. Please fill out the survey to provide your feedback.

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