City Planning is holding the second of three community consultation meetings where you can learn more about the study, ask questions and share your comments. This meeting will include a collaborative exercise to consider how the South Niagara Neighbourhood may evolve in the future. Topics will include potential pedestrian and vehicle connections, new land uses, building typology and ways to preserve and utilize heritage characteristics of the study area in order to accentuate the area’s strengths and realize the opportunities.
SouthNiagara study area
When: Thursday, February 6, 2014
Where: Niagara Street Public School, Gymnasium – 222 Niagara Street (map)
Time: 7:00pm – 9:30pm

Description of Study:
The Toronto City Planning Division is continuing to study the lands bordered by Bathurst Street, Strachan Avenue, Wellington Street West, and the Metrolinx rail corridor. The study will engage area landowners, residents and business owners to discuss the area’s mix of employment and residential uses, City Services such as day care and the works yard, the appropriate built form, transition and buffering of new developments, potential improvements to pedestrian, cycling and vehicle connections, enhancement of area park space, and the study area’s relation to the Fort York National Historic Site.

To speak to the planner directly, contact Graig Uens, at 416-397-4647 or guens@toronto.ca You may mail your comments to the planner at Toronto and East York District, 100 Queen St W, Floor 18E, Toronto, ON M5H 2N2.

Download the Meeting Notice here.

Notice to correspondents:
Personal information received at community consultation meetings or contained in correspondence with the City is collected under sections 8 and 136 of the City of Toronto Act, 2006 specifically for creating a public record of information potentially relevant to making an informed decision. Questions about the collection of this information may be directed to the Planner listed above.

Event date: February 6, 2014; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.