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An artist's rendering of the proposed Mimico station entrance.  May not reflect current/future plans.  Image courtesy Metrolinx

Response from MPP Peter Milczyn re: Mimico GO Station improvement delay

Thank you for your email with regard to concerns about Metrolinx’s August 2016 update re the new timeline for the design, construction and completion of the improvements to Mimico GO Station. Metrolinx is currently transforming the GO rail network to be the backbone of regional rapid transit (RER).  This is one of the largest infrastructure projects in North America and

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History of the Mimico Residents Association – Celebrating 10 years Since Incorporation!

Find out about the MRA’s roots, who was involved and how we started. Visit our new History of the MRA page for the whole story! Excerpt: The MRA was incorporated on July 25th, 2006. Upon the reminder of the 10th year anniversary since incorporation, founding member, Sandra Van, a founding executive member, exclaimed, “Wow 10 years…the idea is the easy

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Mimico Community News – Sept – Oct 2016

Check out our Community Calendar for more local events! Mimico Children’s Choir Now Accepting New Choristers in Grades 1 – 7 TRY THE FIRST REHEARSAL FREE! BRING A FRIEND! Date: Thursdays Time: 3:30 optional snack, 3:45 – 4:45 rehearsal Location: Mimico Baptist Church, 80 Hillside Ave, next to John English For nearly a decade, the Mimico Children’s Choir has been

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An artist's rendering of the proposed Mimico station entrance.  May not reflect current/future plans.  Image courtesy Metrolinx

ACTION ALERT – Write Metrolinx NOW to support Mimico GO Station

The Mimico GO Station preliminary design includes two new pedestrian tunnels plus tunnel entrance structures, elevators and stairs.  In early 2016, we were told this work would begin in 2016, however in an Aug 2016 Metrolinx update, we learned that Mimico GO Station detailed design & construction is scheduled for 2018 to early 2021.  This is a full two years

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MRA Family Halloween Dance – Sat. Oct 29, 2016

Join us for some spooky, dancing fun at our 4th Annual Family Halloween Dance! Wear your costume, bring your friends, and enjoy crafts, face painting, treats and more! Date: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 Time: 6:30 – 8:30 pm Location: St. Leo’s Catholic School Gym Tickets: $5 each or $20 for a family of up to 5. Kids 3 and under

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June 2016 MRA Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes for MRA Board of Directors meeting Thursday June 9, 2016 Meeting at the home of the secretary, at 7:30 pm. Present: Chris, Dana, Lesley, JoAnne, John, Kyra, Joanne, Leanne, Deb, Mary Regrets: Dan, Gavin As quorum was present Chris moved to open the meeting at 7:34 p.m. Councillor Grimes was unable to attend tonight’s meeting. Chris has asked to

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MRA Letter to Metrolinx re: Mimico GO Station improvements

Sept 11, 2016 Bruce McCuaig President and CEO Metrolinx CEO@metrolinx.com Dear Mr McCuaig, I am writing on behalf of the Mimico Residents Association (MRA), to voice the concern of Mimico residents regarding major delays in the implementation schedule for improvements to Mimico Station. The Mimico GO Station preliminary design includes two new pedestrian tunnels plus tunnel entrance structures, elevators and

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Shoreline Towers Update – OMB Decision

The following is a summary issued by the Mimico Lakeshore Community Network, a Party in the proceedings. It is posted with their permission (and with our thanks!).  A PDF of the full OMB decision (all 93 pages) can be downloaded and reviewed HERE. This past Tuesday, August 30, Marc Denhez, the adjudicator for the Ontario Municipal Board, released his long-awaited

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Party in the Park Tomorrow and more Mimico Community News!

E-Newsletter issued Monday, June 13, 2016. Subscribe to get them right to your inbox! 19th Annual PARTY IN THE PARK TOMORROW! Date: Tuesday June 14th Time: 5:30 pm- 8:30 pm Location: John English Schoolyard (Mimico Ave & George St.-enter off Mimico or Central) This annual event was established 19 years ago by the Mimico Baptist Church.  Over the years it

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May 2016 MRA Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes for MRA Board of Directors meeting Thursday May 12, 2016 – 7:30pm Present: Deb, John, Joanne, Chris, Mary, Leslie, Dan, Dana, Leanne, Gavin and JoAnne M. Regrets: Kyra As quorum was present Chris moved to open the meeting at 7:36 p.m. John moved to approve the April 14, 2016 minutes, seconded by Leslie. All in favor, motion passed. Storefront

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