Monthly Archives: September 2012

Call for Proposals!

Danforth East Commmunity Association (DECA) has put out a call for proposals for Arts and/or Social Enterprises interested in short-term/pop-up placement on the Danforth, between Monarch Park and Main St.  The idea is that, with more activity along this commercial … Continue reading

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A vision for Main and Danforth

In the spirit of our post about Toronto’s new chief planner Jennifer Keesmaat’s vision for the City, our neighbourhood could really use some long-term vision and planning too. What do we want our neighbourhood to look like? Imagine for just … Continue reading

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Our Cities Will Define Our Future

Yep, that’s what Toronto’s new Chief Planner, Jennifer Keesmaat, believes.  Keesmaat has written an article in the Globe and Mail outlining her (kinda great) planning philosophy and her (also awesome) vision for Toronto. Keesmaat says some pretty cool stuff – … Continue reading

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Thoughts on 90 Eastdale and the Community Council Meeting

Mike went to the Community Working Group last week, hosted by Councillor Davis, where residents from the neighbourhood gathered to discuss the project and the community’s reaction to it in anticipation of the City’s Community Council Meeting tomorrow.  The Community … Continue reading

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Bell Box in Progress

Here’s a shot of the progress Tak is making on the Bell Box on Barrington, taken this afternoon.  Looks neato…

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Fancy New Bell Box

The Bell Box, the outdoor junction box for Bell Canada, at the foot of Barrington Ave just behind Main Subway station is getting a make over in the next few days. As part of an initiative led by DECA, this Bell … Continue reading

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Update! Community Council: 90 Eastdale

As an addendum to my earlier post today, here is a link to the Request for Direction Report I mentioned about the upcoming Community Council meeting on September 11. The purpose of this report is to request direction from City Council regarding … Continue reading

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