Ward 35 Compost Days

Attention Ward 35 gardeners! I will be hosting the annual Ward 35 Compost Days, when residents can come out for FREE compost! City staff will be on site to assist, but please bring your own shovel, gloves, and container. Quantities … Continue reading

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Birth Doula Program at The Scarborough Hospital (TSH)

Birth doulas provide women and families continuous physical and emotional support and facilitate communication with medical caregivers over the entire duration of labour, delivery and the first couple of hours of breastfeeding; the research unequivocally shows that the presence of birth doulas … Continue reading

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Mandatory Water Metre Program Complete in Ward 35

Toronto Water continues to make great progress implementing the mandatory Water Meter Program which began in 2010 to replace, retrofit or install new automated water meters in every home and business in Toronto. Through the program, now in its final … Continue reading

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Get a grant for your green or cool roof!

Since 2009, the City’s Eco-Roof Incentive Program has helped fund the installation of more than 100 green and cool roofs on buildings across the city. Eligible green roof projects will receive $75 / square metre up to a maximum of … Continue reading

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2015 Fall Youth In Policing Program

The Youth in Policing is a joint partnership between the Toronto Police Service, the Toronto Police Service Board and the Ministry of Children and Youth Services.  The program is a paid position and employs students between the ages of 15-18 … Continue reading

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Clean Toronto Together!

I am excited to team up with Toronto District School Board Trustee Parthi Kandavel, and the students and teachers at Corvette Public School to clean their school yard and the adjacent Corvette Park. As Chair of the Parks and Environment … Continue reading

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Scarborough residents and businesses invited to attend Pan Am/Parapan Am Games information sessions

Toronto residents who live in Scarborough communities, as well as local businesses, are invited to attend information sessions to learn more about how their community may be affected by the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games this summer. The Scarborough information sessions … Continue reading

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Scarborough Seedy Saturday & Green Fair

Scarborough Seedy Saturday & Green Fair is back! Please mark your calendar and stop in: Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 11am – 4 pm at Blessed Cardinal Newman High School 100 Brimley Rd. South (south of Kingston Rd) Scarborough, M1M … Continue reading

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March Break

City of Toronto offers free and affordable activities during March Break

During March Break, March 16 to 20, the City of Toronto will offer free and low-cost activities at its community centres, parks and historic sites. Highlights of Parks, Forestry and Recreation division activities and attractions follow, in addition to information … Continue reading

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City of Toronto preparing to repair potholes and clear catch basins

With spring approaching, the City of Toronto is actively patrolling for potholes as they form on streets. City crews are ready to deal with emergency pothole situations by making temporary repairs. When conditions become drier, crews will make more permanent … Continue reading

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