City of Toronto launches tax-supported budgets for 2017

The 2017 Preliminary Tax Supported Operating Budget of $10.46 billion focuses on finding sustainable savings across City divisions and agencies while providing high quality, affordable services that respond to the needs of the city’s communities. The 2017 Preliminary 10-Year Capital Budget and Plan is $26.5 billion, of which about 60 per cent is allocated to […]

How to Prepare for the Winter Season

With winter just around the corner, the City of Toronto is gearing up to deal with the impacts of winter – both on city streets and beneath them. The work includes managing snow and ice on city streets, and responding to the effects of cold weather on the City’s water-mains and water service pipes. Cold […]

New Video – Garbage Truck Safety Tips For Kids

Solid Waste Management Services (SWMS) has created a new video to remind students in elementary school (Kindergarten through Grade 5, ages 4 – 11) about the hazards and safety practices when they encounter a garbage/recycling collection vehicle in their school zone. This video is part of the Division’s commitment to develop an outreach campaign to […]

City of Toronto taking action to make roads safer for everyone

The City of Toronto is accelerating changes to city streets and intersections to improve safety for all road users. The work is tied to the Road Safety Plan that Toronto City Council approved in July. Transportation Services staff used collision data to identify areas of concern across the city and developed action plans to accelerate […]