Category "Ward-19"

Naming a laneway in honour of Reese...

Please take a minute to to complete the petition at this link to support naming a laneway in honour of Reese. Reese Fallon lived with her family in our East End community. At 18, she had just graduated from Malvern Collegiate Institute and...

Murphy's Law Redevelopment - Community...

As many of you may have heard, there's a development application in for the Murphy's Law property (including the former Days Inn) at Queen and Kingston. The community consultation is happening next Tuesday, October 13th, virtually at 6:30pm....

Community Consultation on Development...

A development application has been submitted to the City of Toronto for an 81-unit, 9-storey rental building at 2720 Danforth Avenue. The City hosted a virtual community consultation meeting on September 23, 2020. A recording of the meeting is...

Back to School Road Safety Improvements!

As more folks are heading back to work and our kids are getting back to school, road safety is a top priority. With the recent investments across the City into active transportation, more people are discovering it as a great alternative way to...

Expanding Permit Parking North of...

Dear Neighbour,  I’ve heard from you and your neighbours about the need to improve parking options and increase the availability of permit spaces in the area.  While areas across our City have combined their permit zones to...

Addressing Racism Within the Toronto...

Over the last few months Toronto has been having a difficult but critical conversation about racism in our city. These discussions have focused on the discrimination that Black, Indigenous, and other People of Colour (BIPOC) face at the hands of...

Council's vote on defunding the police

Black lives matter, racism exists in our city, and we need to overhaul the structures that perpetuate racial injustice in our communities. Here’s why I’ll be supporting both sets of motions to address anti-Black racism at Council today.Over the...

An Update on Garbage and Behaviour at...

Hi everyone, a quick update about garbage and behaviour on the beach this weekend. What we saw for the second weekend in a row was completely unacceptable. The level of disregard we saw, not only for the critical need to maintain physical distance...

An Updated Statement on Anti-Black...

Thank you to everyone who has reached out in the past weeks about anti-Black racism and defunding the police. I’m incredibly concerned about this issue, about the police and the struggle we face to address systemic racism in our city. I’ve had...

An Update on #DestinationDanforth!

We've received some more information on the changes coming to the Danforth and I'm very excited to share them. Here we can see the initial design elements, with a protected cycle track, curb extensions, expanded space for patios, and 24/7 parking...

#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...