Pre-Construction Notice: Road Resurfacing on Sheppard Avenue West from Keele Street to Allen Road and Intersection Improvement at Sheppard Avenue West and Bakersfield Street

Expected Start Date: Summer 2017 Expected End Date: Fall 2017 *Timeline is subject to change. Future notice to be provided. The City of Toronto is planning to resurface the road on Sheppard Avenue West from east of Keele Street to approximately 170 metres west of Allen Road in the summer of 2017. The work will […]

Toronto Alliance to End Homelessness and the City of Toronto launch educational campaign about homelessness

The Toronto Alliance to End Homelessness (TAEH) and the City of Toronto launched a public awareness campaign this morning to encourage Torontonians to challenge their perceptions of those who are currently experiencing homelessness. The City’s emergency shelter system will be expanding. Up to four new shelters are in the planning stages for 2017 in preparation […]

City of Toronto co-ordinating road closures, speeding up road work and improving infrastructure during busy 2017 construction season

The City of Toronto will continue to accelerate construction projects and co-ordinate road closures as it performs significant construction work on the City’s roads, sewers and watermains to improve Toronto’s aging infrastructure. The City is taking action to minimize traffic congestion during the construction season by extending hours for key projects, bundling projects, implementing signal-timing […]

Nominations Open: Mayor’s Community Safety Awards (Deadline April 20)

Nominations are now open for the Mayor’s Community Safety Awards. The awards celebrate innovative, Toronto-based projects that help build safe communities. To be eligible for the award, projects must: • promote the safety of neighbourhoods and communities, including priority populations such as: Aboriginal peoples, ethno-cultural/ racial minorities, people with disabilities, lesbian/gay/bisexual/two-spirited/transgender/transsexual persons, newcomers, youth, people […]