Community Clean Up Days - April 21st and 22nd!

Clean Together Toronto - Community Park Cleanups taking place around Ward 13

Rennie Park (1 Rennie Terr)
Saturday, April 21, 2018
1pm - 3 pm
More information

Lithuania Park (155 Oakmount Rd)
Sunday, April 22, 2018
10 am - 12 pm

Sir Casimir Gzowski Park (1751 Lake Shore Blvd W), meet at Lake Shore Blvd W and Windermere Ave
Sunday, April 22, 2018
1 pm - 3 pm

Pre-Application Meeting for 2946-2968 Dundas St W - Thursday, April 5

On Thursday, April 5, 2018, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm at the West Toronto Baptist Church (3049 Dundas St W), the proponents, Oldstonehenge Development Corp, for 2946-2986 Dundas St W (the property including Junction Train Platform), will be hosting a development pre-application meeting for a proposal that has not yet been submitted to the City. Doors open at 6:30 pm, presentation at 7 pm. The proposed mixed-use development seeks to redevelop the site with commercial and residential uses. I will be attending this meeting.

Urban Hens TO - upcoming workshops

Thank you to everyone who attended the UrbanHensTO workshop on March 7, that I co-hosted, at Swansea Town Hall.

There are three future workshops where residents can learn once again about the program requirements, basic care for hens, how to prevent and detect disease, best practices for feeding and care for hens, and coop designs.

Ward 21 (St. Paul’s): St. Matthew’s United Church, 729 St. Clair Ave. W.
Saturday, March 17 from 10 a.m. to noon

Ward 5 (Etobicoke-Lakeshore): Etobicoke Civic Centre, Council Chambers
Saturday, April 14, 10 a.m. to noon

Ward 32 (Beaches-East York): Danforth Mennonite Church, 2174 Danforth Ave.
Saturday, April 21, 10 a.m. to noon

For more information, visit UrbanHensTO

Residents invited to join discussion about Toronto’s 2018 budget

The City of Toronto's Budget Committee will hear public presentations on the preliminary 2018 tax supported budgets. Members of the public can make a presentation at budget sub-committee meetings on January 8, 9 or 10 at locations across the city. Two sessions will be held at each of the six locations listed below.

Torontonians who want to share their views on the budget are asked to register by emailing or by calling 416-392-4666 before noon on January 5, indicating the location, date and time when they want to speak. Individuals may make only one presentation at any one of the consultation sessions. Residents can also speak at the meetings without registering.

Etobicoke Civic Centre, Council Chamber
399 The West Mall
Monday, January 8 at 3 and 6 p.m.

York Civic Centre, Council Chamber
2700 Eglinton Ave. W.
Tuesday, January 9 at 3 and 6 p.m.

City Hall, Committee Room 1
100 Queen St. W.
Wednesday, January 10 at 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Residents who are not able to attend a presentation have the option of submitting a written presentation by email at, or fax at 416-392-1879 or mail at 100 Queen St. W., Toronto City Hall, 10th floor, West Tower, Toronto, ON M5H 2N2, marked to "Attention: Budget Committee."

More information about the 2018 budget and the budget process is available at