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Environment Day 2017

Ward 31 Community Environment Day is coming up this coming Tuesday, May 16th from 4 pm – 8 pm, in the East York Memorial Arena parking lot.  Normally this event, hosted by Councillor Janet Davis, takes place on a Saturday – … Continue reading

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90 Eastdale – Community Meeting

Remember back in 2012 there were a whole bunch of community consultation meetings about a new proposed development at 90 Eastdale Ave, between developer Preston Group, the City of Toronto and a working group spearheaded by City Councillor Janet Davis? … Continue reading

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Jane’s Walk – tomorrow!

It’s finally spring! And with spring comes Jane’s Walks.  Named after urban activist and journalist Jane Jacobs, who called Toronto her home, Jane’s Walks take place annually in and around neighbourhoods where community members walk together and (re)discover local places.  Here … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Well, Danforth Secordians, the end of 2015 is near.  I hope your Season of Chocolate has been sweet. To celebrate the coming of the New Year, on Sunday January 3, 2016 from 1-3pm, the 3 East York City Councillors (John … Continue reading

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Two tiny community notices

Two tiny, but important, community-oriented notices for this post. First, if you haven’t already discovered our ‘hoods newest coffee-shop-meets-book-store yet, called ‘Press,’ it’s worth checking out.  They’ve got great coffee and tea, and an excellent selection of used books, vinyl records … Continue reading

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Friends of Coleman Park

There is a new group forming called Friends of Coleman Park.  They are gathering community members, city workers from Parks and Rec, Councillor Janet Davis, representatives from Toronto Police (etc) to explore how Coleman Park might be improved.  They’re looking to … Continue reading

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Danforth Safety – information and Working Group meeting

As you may or may not have heard, a man was shot while walking along Danforth Ave near Coxwell 2 days ago.  Here is a link about it on CBC website. In response to this, our City Councillor, Janet Davis … Continue reading

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