Author: Kate

Workforce Development Month

Throughout October, the City of Toronto will be hosting activities for job seekers and employers as well as events to showcase some of the City’s initiatives and partnerships with employers and community partners. The City of Toronto is helping people find jobs and helping employers secure the skilled employees they need. The Workforce Development Strategy has three key […]

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  Fire Prevention Week October 8th-14th

Did you know that roughly half of home fire deaths result from fires reported between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m., when most people are asleep?  By having working smoke alarms, carbon monoxide alarms and a home fire escape plan, Toronto Fire Services seeks to help keep residents avoid  death or injury from fires. Fire Prevention Week 2017 will take […]

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InnovateTO150 Showcase

Are you a student-led start-up or have an innovative idea? …then the InnovateTO150 Showcase is for you! In honour of Canada’s 150th Birthday, the City of Toronto is collaborating with OCAD University, Ryerson University, University of Toronto,York University, and Universities Canada to showcase the best of Toronto’s next generation of change-makers, innovators and entrepreneurs. A 1 day showcase, 2 pitch competitions, Friday November […]

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Kennedy Station- Elevator Overhaul

TTC will be overhauling the elevators at Kennedy Station and replacing key components including pistons, main controller and pumps. Effective October 2, 2017, the elevator servicing customers between the Line 2 Subway Platform and the mezzanine level will be out of service until early January 2018. Effective January 2018, the elevator servicing customers from street level […]

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October E-Newsletter 2017

Dear Friends & Neighbours, Fall is a time of abundant harvest, cooler evenings, and colourful horizons. I would like to wish everyone in Ward 35 a “Happy Thanksgiving” as you celebrate with friends and family.   We are very fortunate to live in a part of the world that has so much natural beauty, but with […]

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September E-Newsletter 2017

Dear Friends & Neighbours, Fall is just around the corner, and with the kids going back to school, I would like to remind everyone to take extra caution while getting around our community and the city. The Transportation Division’s Spring Safety Campaign continues until November 1st. If you would like a sign please email me at […]

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August E-Newsletter 2017

Dear Friends & Neighbours, It was great to see so many Ward 35 residents attend our annual movie nights in the park.  A big thank you to Local 416 for co-hosting the event and providing free popcorn.  If you missed the movie nights make sure to come out on Friday, August 18th to the Wheels […]

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July E-Newsletter 2017

Dear Friends & Neighbours, Ward 35 residents should have received my 2017 Spring Community Update through Canada Post, this issue includes information on section 37 funds, development updates, Participatory Budget projects, and exciting things happening in Ward 35! If you did not receive a copy  please contact my office at 416-392-0213 or by email at […]

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May E-Newsletter 2017

Dear Friends & Neighbours, It was great to see so many gardeners come out to our annual Ward 35 Compost Days! I had the opportunity to speak with many residents about their neighbourhoods and lend a hand loading bins of compost.  I invite everyone to attend the Ward 35 Community Environment Day on Saturday, June 3rd […]

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Elevate Toronto

Elevate Toronto was an opportunity to promote Toronto’s large and growing innovation and technology sector which is creating many jobs across our City.  As the City’s Advocate for the Innovation Economy Portfolio I was very involved in Elevate Toronto including speaking, presentations on innovation and technology issues and panel discussions.  I, along with many City […]

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Nuit Blanche 2017- Art all night long!

Toronto’s free all-night contemporary art event, the magic of Nuit Blanche Toronto returns from sunset to sunrise on    September 30th ,  2017.  Experience Toronto transformed by artists for one night only, all night long. For a list of art projects, an event map, and more visit nbto.com!

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Invictus Games

As many of you know, Toronto is the host city for the 2017 Invictus Games.  The Invictus Games were initiated by Prince Harry and are an international sporting event for wounded, ill and injured servicemen and women.  The Invictus Games bring the power of sport and competition to help with recovery and rehabilitation.  For further […]

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