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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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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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Adopt-A-Street-Tree Program

LEAF (Local Enhancement and Appreciate of Forests) and The City of Toronto have started up a new Adopt-A-Street-Tree Program for the new trees that have been planted along the Danforth between Woodbine and Victoria Park.  They are hosting a kick-off … Continue reading

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Outside the Box

In your community wanderings, you may have noticed a few traffic signal boxes across the City that have new beautiful art work on them – this is the Outside the Box program which ran in 2013, 2014 and now again … Continue reading

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Imagine the Change – Crescent Town Update

The Imagine the Change initiative taking place at Crescent Town School is gaining momentum.  They’ve started up a Facebook page to collect ideas, images and inspiration for their school yard.   They’ve also started a photo campaign to share the dreams … Continue reading

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McCordic Playground

For those of you who are parents, you have probably noticed that the beloved McCordic School Playground (on Balfour, west of Dawes) has been locked when not in use by the school.  This popular playground has apparently been opened again … Continue reading

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Alleyway of Dreams! Unveiling latest mural!

Alleyway of Dreams is a 50 year community art project taking place in the lane way between Danforth and Coleman Aves.  Headed up by local residents on Coleman Ave, the intention of the project is to bring positivity and beauty to … Continue reading

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