Tag Archives: streets

Community Clean-up Weekend

Spring is trying really, really hard to spring. Warmer weather, sunny skies, birds emerging, melting snow…. And with the melting snow we discover just how much garbage has been littered throughout our community during the entire winter (and it’s been … Continue reading

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Danforth Streetscape – Open House!

As I mentioned in a previous post, Danforth Village Business Improvement Association has been working with Councillors Janet Davis and Mary Margaret McMahon and City Urban Design staff on a plan to improve the streetscape between Woodbine and Victoria Park. … Continue reading

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Attention Cyclists (and those who just like bikes)

For those of you who are cyclists, whether you’re an enthusiast or a casual, Bixi Bikes is interested in expanding their roster of bikes.  Bixi Bikes is a bikesharing system in Toronto that is owned by the Toronto Parking Authority, and has 1000 … Continue reading

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New urban design!

While it’s still in the works, the City of Toronto’s Urban Design team is working with Danforth Village BIA, and Councillors Janet Davis and Mary Margaret McMahon on a new streetscape along Danforth between Dawes Rd and Victoria Park Ave. … 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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New Kid on the Block – new residents association!

A big shout out to the new Residents Association, Danforth Village Residents Association, which represents the pocket of streets south of the Danforth, between Dawes Ave and Target: Trent Ave, Kelvin Ave, Luttrell Ave and Ice Cream Lane.  Check out … Continue reading

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Our historic village

Seems the Danforth Village BIA has a pretty neato project on the go – they’re unearthing “old” or historical photos of the Danforth between Westlake and Victoria Park.  Their plan is to put a collection together to showcase the photos … Continue reading

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