November E-News

November is a time to remember and honour those who fought for our country and our freedom.  Remembrance Day is an opportunity for all of us to recognize the sacrifices made by so many Canadians in service to our country.  Join members of the Scarborough community at the Scarborough Cenotaph…

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…

Coffee with a Cop

41 Division Police will be hosting Coffee with a Cop on Thursday, November 10th from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  Come out to the McDonalds at 3150 St.Clair Avenue East (Victoria Park & St.Clair) to meet officers who work in 41 Division, ask questions and have a conversation about your community.  There…

Reduce the Risk! Frozen Pipes Public Education

With the cold weather approaching, it is important to take steps now to protect your pipes from freezing, which can leave you without water and cause your pipes to burst, leading to expensive property damage.  Protect your home by  following  these steps to help prevent your pipes from freezing. Know Your Pipes…

Oakridge Pumpkin Parade

Join Friend's of Oakridge Park for their second Pumpkin Parade! Bring your jack-o-lanterns to Oakridge Park on Tuesday, November 1st at 5 pm to light up the park and check out the communities creations!

Strong Scarborough- Community Agency Fair

Residents are invited to attend and learn about services and supports specific to their needs including health, education, transportation and employment. This is a great opportunity to connect City residents to all the City supports within Scarborough. When: Friday, October 21st Time: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Where: Scarborough Civic…

UPS Job Fair

Toronto Community Housing will be hosting their annual UPS Job fair! Date:           Wednesday, October 26, 2016 Time:          6 to 8:30 p.m. (Orientation starts at 5:30 p.m.) Place:              931 Yonge Street, main floor, conference room   To be interviewed, residents must: Be able to work in a fast-paced environment Be able…

Be a Flu Fighter

Influenza, also called the flu is a respiratory infection. The flu virus spread by droplets from an infected persons’ cough, sneeze or talk.  Your kids or co-worker can pass the flu virus to you before they show symptoms. Flu germs can live on surfaces like table tops or door handles…

Tabletop Gaslight Night

Ever wish you could turn back the clock and have an adventure in the past?  Well, for one night you can!  Scarborough Museum is running an evening of D20 gaming. This thrilling adventure is custom made for the Museum and will transport players back to Victorian Era Scarborough.  Unravel mysteries…

Local Authors Night

Discover new books by local authors and enjoy an evening of author talks, readings and Q&A. This is your chance to meet and socialize with local authors and fellow readers. Drop in. Wed Oct 19, 2016 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Albert Campbell Multipurpose Room Featured Authors: Sèphera Girón Tamara Hecht Stephen B. Pearl…

YWCA Toronto Women of Distinction Award Nominations

Do you know a woman who is making a difference and improving the lives of women and girls in our community? Every year, YWCA Toronto honours the work of remarkable women who are creating new opportunities for women and girls in our city and around the globe in a wide…

PF&R Permitting Process Review

Parks, Forestry and Recreation is reviewing its permitting process to improve the customer experience and reduce the turnaround time for issuing permits. This review will complement the Recreation Business Transformation process and advise the procurement of a new registration and permitting system. Parks Forestry & Recreation began public consultation for…

October Newsletter

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…

Licensing Rental Apartment Buildings- Survey

The City of Toronto is consulting with the public on a framework for licensing rental apartment buildings. The licence would affect rental buildings that have three or more storeys and ten or more units, including Toronto Community Housing properties. The City invites you to complete this short, 10 minute survey. The…

Nuit Blanche Toronto 2016

Nuit Blanche Toronto is a free, annual, city-wide celebration of contemporary art, produced by the City of Toronto in collaboration with Toronto’s arts community. From sunset on Saturday, October 1st until sunrise the next morning, Nuit Blance Toronto will transform the city with almost 90 art projects.  The events 11th edition…

Toronto Strong Neighbourhoods Strategy 2020 Summits

The purpose of the Toronto Strong Neighbourhoods Strategy 2020 District Summit series is to engage, inform and build collaboration among residents, community stakeholders and City and other institutional staff involved in local, regional and City-wide initiatives. The event will highlight the work that is happening in the Neighbourhood Improvement Areas in…

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