New and Improved City of Toronto Facilities Ready to Host…

News Release

July 9, 2015

New and improved City of Toronto facilities ready to host the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games

A number of City-owned facilities have undergone significant improvements to prepare them as venues and training facilities for the TORONTO 2015 Pan American/Parapan American Games. These investments, along with the newly-built Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre, will be a lasting legacy for Toronto residents for generations to come.
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Weekend Events with Road Closures in Toronto

News Release

July 7, 2015

Weekend events with road closures in Toronto

Two special events in Toronto this weekend will involve road closures.
Residents and visitors are encouraged to come out and enjoy these events. Businesses in the areas affected are open to pedestrian traffic but some roads will be closed to vehicles.

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Road Closures for Pan Am Games in Toronto this week

News Release

July 7, 2015

Road closures for Pan Am Games in Toronto this week

A series of Pan Am Games events will result in road closures in Toronto this week. Residents and visitors are encouraged to come out and enjoy the Games. Businesses in the areas affected will be open to pedestrian traffic, but some roads will be closed to vehicles..

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New 3D ‘TORONTO’ sign Provides Interactive Fun for Residents and Visitors

News Release

July 7, 2015

New 3D ‘TORONTO’ sign provides interactive fun for residents and visitors

Toronto residents and visitors are invited to visit Nathan Phillips Square to celebrate the City of Toronto’s role as Host City of the 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games – and to discover an interactive, three-dimensional, illuminated sign that spells out TORONTO.
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Commuters and Residents Urged to Plan Ahead – Pan Am

News Release

July 7, 2015

As Pan Am Opening Ceremony Excitement Builds, Commuters and Residents Urged to Plan Ahead

What commuters need to know about road and street closures for Pan Am Opening Ceremony in Downtown Toronto on Friday, July 10

TORONTO July 7, 2015 — A number of temporary traffic measures — including closures of Front, Wellington and Rees streets — will go into effect in downtown Toronto as Toronto prepares to host the one-of-a-kind Opening Ceremony for the 2015 Pan Am Games on Friday, July 10.
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Help Keep Streets Safe by Reporting Vegetation Growth near Stop Signs, Traffic Signals

News Release

June 30, 2015

City asks for residents' help to keep streets safe by reporting vegetation growth near stop signs, traffic signals

The City of Toronto is asking residents to contact 311 with locations where vegetative growth is obstructing traffic signals and stop signs. The City will dispatch staff to the location to clear the obstruction.

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The Local Dish – help create Toronto’s largest collection of local food recipes

A1504069LocalDishJulyFacebookcvrA new City of Toronto initiative called The Local Dish invites residents to share their favourite local food recipes and help to build Toronto’s largest collection of recipes online. The collection, called The Local Dish, is hosted on Pinterest, a social media platform that makes it easy to share recipes and photos.

The goal is to encourage residents to choose local food more often, and to educate people about the abundance of fresh and delicious food that is grown in Ontario. The Local Dish also highlights the additional benefits of choosing local food, including support for local jobs and local farmers, and helping to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions associated with food travel.

Each month, The Local Dish will select an “all-star” veggie or fruit – one that is abundantly available in Ontario at that time – and invite residents to share their favourite recipes that feature the ingredient in a prominent way. Residents who submit recipes will be eligible for monthly prizes.

The all-star for the month of July is zucchini. The Local Dish is also engaging some of Toronto’s top restaurants and their chefs who are passionate champions of local food.
Please visit www.livegreentoronto.ca to find out how you can get involved in helping to build Toronto’s largest local food recipe collection.

Social media
• Twitter @LiveGreenTO #LocalDishTO
• Facebook https://www.facebook.com/livegreento
· Pinterest LiveGreenTO

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Conseil scolaire Viamonde – Surficial Remediation and Landscaping Project

June 29th 2015

Neighboring properties
École élémentaire Charles-Sauriol
55 Pelham Avenue
Toronto, ON  M6N 1A5

Dear Resident:

The Conseil scolaire Viamonde intends to proceed with a surficial remediation and landscaping project at the above noted property. The construction operations will run from June 29th until September 30th, 2015.

This type of project may cause temporary inconveniences to those living nearby; however we intend to minimize this disruption by taking all necessary precautions.
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