News

halloween 2014

Mimico Family Halloween Dance – Saturday October 25th

MRA is hosting another family dance! Saturday Oct 25th 6:30 – 8:30 pm at St Leo’s Catholic School Gym Tickets $5 each (3 and under free) or $20 for family of up to 5. There will be refreshments available to purchase, as well as a craft table, and raffle! Proceeds go to our Community Projects Fund. Advance Tickets recommended –

Read More →

MRA Letter of support for Mimico Baptist Church Trillium Grant

October 3, 2014 Ontario Trillium Foundation 800 Bay Street, 5th Floor Toronto, ON   M5S 3A9 Dear Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant Members: The Mimico Residents Association (MRA) is a community resident association that serves the Mimico community by promoting measures to enhance the character, safety, and environmental viability of the area as well as promote and maintain a sense of community

Read More →

Town Hall Meeting 2014

Town Hall Ward 6 Candidates Meeting- Tuesday Oct 7

Join us at the TOWN HALL MEETING with Ward 6 Candidates for Councillor Tuesday, October 7, 2014 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the Polish Alliance Hall located at 2282 Lakeshore Blvd W. Candidates for Councillor Ward 6 will be on hand to answer questions from residents and association members. Questions for the candidates should be submitted by October 6 to

Read More →

news

September 2014 Mimico Community News

Etobicoke Lakeshore Culture Days this weekend Date: Friday September 26 – Sunday September 28, 2014 Time: Various Location:  Various Humber College and Lake Shore Arts are hosting Culture Days! View the complete PDF brochure and calendar. Culture Days Events in Mimico: Friday Sept 26, 6 pm – 8:30 pm in Mimico Square – Culture Days Kick off Show off your

Read More →

Phase 1 of the Waterfront Linear Park

Response from Councillor Grimes re: Mixed use path signage

Received via email August 13, 2014 in response to MRA’s letter April 2, 2014. Re: Improving Mixed-Use signage on Mimico’s Waterfront Trail Dear John, Thank you for your letter of April 2, 2014 stating your concerns and looking towards solutions for issues along the Mimico Waterfront Trail. The Waterfront trail, like the vast majority of trails in the City of

Read More →

City of Toronto tree protection policy & specifications for construction near trees

Mimico Residents, For your information: Below (linked PDF) are the current City guidelines and regulations should one undertake construction around or near City-owned trees. As well, there are restrictions on backyard trees if they are over 30 cms in diameter at 1.4 metres above the ground. To protect our tree canopy, backyard trees are essential. City street trees just don’t

Read More →

Layout1

Public Meeting Aug 12 Re: ICON Homes Development on Royal York Road

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING To be held by the Etobicoke York Community Council  (Under the Planning Act) Request to Amend the Zoning By-law Application No.: 13 141966 WET 06 OZ Applicant: Icon Royal York Limited Location of Application: 250, 252, 254 and 256 Royal York Road and 8 and 10 Drummond Street DATE: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 TIME: 10:00 a.m.

Read More →

Ministry of Environment report on ML Ready Mix Environmental Certificate

The Ontario Ministry of the Environment has released their Environmental Review Tribunal Decision: 13-116 ML Ready Mix Concrete Inc. v. Director, Ministry of the Environment: Download PDF 13116d1-MLReadyMix-MOECertificateDecision  

Read More →

photo 1

MRA letter of support for Wesley proposal

Sent: June 16, 2014 Attention: Rosemary Mackenzie, EYCC. The Mimico Residents Association has reviewed the revised final proposal for the addition and internal conversion of the Wesley United Church and now supports this application which is to go on the agenda of the EYCC on June 17th 2014. Our former reservations were about the heritage aspects and setbacks. We are

Read More →

June 2014 Mimico Community News & Events

NIGHT MUSIC CONCERT Date:  TONIGHT! Saturday, June 14 Time: 8pm Location: St Margaret’s Anglican Church, 6th Street N of Lake Shore. Tickets: $20 each or $30 for two, available at the door Come out and hear the New Toronto Chamber Orchestra with local soprano Mary Bella this Saturday! Featuring wonderful music of Haydn, Mozart, Vivaldi and Foote, plus American folk

Read More →