Category Archives: Ontario

Street Party

I apologize for the last notice – The Campaign to Raise Minimum Wage is hosting a street party Thursday June 18th from 5:30 to 7:30 at Access Point on Danforth (just east of Victoria Park Ave). There will be snacks, … Continue reading

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Feeling Congested? Have your say!

There’s been a lot in the media as of late about transit in Toronto; be that public transit, roadways or walkways.  Historically, there have also been on going issues and discussions about developing good regional/GTA transit. With Chief Planner Jennifer … Continue reading

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Update: Secord’s Infrastructure Woes

Here’s an article in the Beach Metro News that gives a good overview of where things are at with local schools and funding for infrastructure. In essence, while funding has been un-frozen from the Province to the Toronto District School … Continue reading

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Secord needs help! Make some noise!

Our local school needs our help! Secord’s Parent Council is asking community members to help their cause.  After months of community consultation last year, a new plan was established to change Secord to be a K-8 school (currently it is … Continue reading

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Another (media) notch for Secord

Another article in the Toronto Star about the needs of Secord and other local schools, George Webster, Crescent Town, DA Morrison and Parkside.  This one more clearly outlines how interrelated the needs of all the local schools are – and … Continue reading

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In the news: Secord’s funding needs get some attention

Secord School is getting some ink about cuts to capital funds needed for a renovation to accommodate full day kindergarten.  Check out this Globe and Mail article, which looks at Secord’s situation in light of some of the bigger picture … Continue reading

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Funds cut for Secord’s Renovation

The short version of this post is that funds that have been a long time coming to Secord for a much needed renovation to accommodate the full day kindergarten has been cut. Many elementary schools as part of the Toronto … Continue reading

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