Toronto’s planning needs less...

When I saw Doug Ford’s new planning legislation my first thought was “wow, I can’t believe we’re up to Bill 108 already.” We all know planning in Toronto can be improved. Having worked in the City Planning...

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Beaches-East York Road Safety Petitions

Road safety is my top local priority. I'm working with neighbourhoods across Beaches-East York to introduce road safety measures like stop-signs, speed humps and safety zones onto local streets. The City's bylaws require a polling process in...

How to Get Your COVID-19 Vaccine

With vaccine supply steadily increasing in Ontario, there are more options available for folks to get their shot. I'll be updating this page each week with vaccine clinics in the East End, operated by Michael Garron Hospital, as well as with...

Improving Safety and Traffic Flow...

Outside the current global pandemic, there aren’t many bigger conversation starters in our community than the Woodbine bike lanes. Over the last couple of years, several hundred community members have come to consultation meetings on how to make...

A Proactive Plan for Woodbine Beach...

Woodbine Beach, as we all know, is a popular destination during the summer months. It’s a treasure at the heart of our community but also a destination for visitors across the City. I’ve been working with City staff to take the lessons learned...

Statement: Ontario Stay-At-Home Order

Heading into another stay-at-home order is a tough blow, but as this virus adapts so must our response. Looking back a year in, clearly there is a lot that all governments, policy-makers and leaders would and should do differently. Right now we...

Recording: March 17th Trenton and...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=txKpZUJSEiE Thank you to everyone who joined for our community meeting on March 17th to discuss the modular affordable housing proposal at Trenton and Cedarvale. This meeting was held on Webex at 7pm. There...

RECORDING: Panel - Careers and...

Thank you to everyone who attended our panel on careers in construction. You can watch the session again here and tap the download button below for a copy of the presentation. Please share this page widely with anyone who might be thinking about...

Recording - Trenton and Cedarvale...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WCJPNVRD78Y Thank you you to everyone who joined our first community meeting on the City's Trenton/Cedarvale modular housing proposal. The meeting was held on Zoom on March 8th at 7pm. While we can all agree...

Panel: Career and Scholarship...

Register for the panel on March 22nd here! The construction industry offers incredible opportunities for skill and career development. The BOLT Foundation is supporting under-represented youth and young adults  access the incredible skill...

Background and FAQ: Trenton & Cedarvale...

Register for the March 8th Community Meeting on Zoom here!Login information for the March 17th will be posted here on the day of the meeting. Today the City announced the second phase of it's modular housing initiative. Along with two other...

Announcing Modular Housing at Trenton &...

Looking for background and FAQs on this proposal? Click here. STATEMENT: Today’s announcement of vital new supportive housing opportunities coming to the East End is important, positive and timely. We have a housing crisis in our city....

Development Consultation - Main and...

A development application has been submitted to the City of Toronto for two buildings comprised of two towers each ranging in height from 19 to 46 storeys at 6 Dawes Road. The City hosted a virtual community consultation meeting on February 16,...

Beaches-East York Road Safety Polls

Road safety is my top local priority. I'm working with neighbourhoods across Beaches-East York to introduce road safety measures like stop-signs, speed humps and safety zones onto local streets. The City's bylaws require a polling process in...