Category "News"

#BeautifulBeach Day!

While we can't come together for our traditional community cleanups, we can still do our part to keep our Beach clean! Like many of you, I was frustrated to see the recent pictures of the Beach covered in litter and I want to help. Let's make this...

Accelerating bus priority corridors

Next week, I am asking the TTC Board to support providing safer, more reliable and improved bus service to communities across Toronto. I have submitted a Motion for our June 17th board meeting asking the TTC's CEO to accelerate implementation of...

An Update on the Beaches Fox Family

The young foxes underneath the boardwalk on the beach are becoming more independent. They're venturing out further from their den, sometimes on their own, to hunt. Volunteers from the Toronto Wildlife Centre and our community have been acting as...

Details on Stage 2 of Ontario's...

The Provincial Government released details today on Stage 2 of Ontario's reopening. This is a regional approach, meaning areas that are still seeing substantial new COVID-19 cases each day will not be moving forward. That includes the Greater...

Anti-Black racism, police funding,...

Thank you to everyone who has reached to me about racism in our communities, police funding and our shared future. I've received more than 5,000 messages this week. Our collective response to tragedy and injustice has been inspiring and humbling....

Confronting racism in our community

With the hurt and anger so many are feeling right now, it's important to speak up in solidarity.

#DestinationDanforth - Danforth Bike...

Mayor Tory just announced that the City is proposing to fast-track implementing 40km of cycling infrastructure across Toronto, including the Danforth. This is the right thing to do to help our local businesses recover from this pandemic, restore...

An Update on Small Business as Ontario...

Hi everyone,  As we start to reopen the economy now felt like as good a time as any to share an update. Lots of detail below but two key points to highlight: Yesterday, PM Trudeau announced that the Commercial Emergency Rent Assistance...

Urging the Province to Stop Commercial...

With the Ontario legislature reconvening today and the Premier asking for emergency powers to be extended until June 2nd, Toronto City Councillor Brad Bradford and the small business community are calling on the Province to introduce a moratorium...

East Ender-tainment Music Series!

After being postponed by a Council meeting last week, we're back for the finale of East Endertainment! We'll be joined by some incredible artists to end this series and I can't wait for showtime. GetLocalGiftCards.ca is also back to continue...