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MRA Annual General Meeting & Special Presentation on Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre

MRA’s 2015 Annual General Meeting is coming up, and a special presentation has just been confirmed! March 24, 2015 @ 7pm St. Leo’s Catholic School Gym All members welcome – renew or join at the meeting! Following AGM business there will be a special presentation introducing the plans for a new Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre on the Humber College Lakeshore

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February 2015 MRA Board Meeting Minutes

* Please note, meeting minutes are posted after approval at the following month’s Board meeting. Archived meeting minutes can be viewed on the Meetings & Minutes page. MINUTES – MRA Board of Directors meeting February 9th, 2015 Meeting at JoAnne’s home at 7:30 pm. Present: John, Joanne C, Chris M. Aaron, Mary, JoAnne, Dan, Kyra Regrets: Leslie, Martha, Mike, Zark

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25-Storeys by-the-Lake – Article in Novae Res Urbis Magazine

Published February 20, 2015 25-STOREYS BY-THE-LAKE – Mimico plan challenged By Edward LaRusic With the first development proposal within the secondary plan area not reflecting the Mimico-by-the-Lake vision, residents fear the secondary plan will be significantly revised before it is even implemented. Shoreline Towers Inc. proposes to construct a 25-storey building on an existing parking lot at 2313 and 2323

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Joint letter to EYCC re: 2313-23 Lake Shore Boulevard West

Sent: February 17, 2015 Re: EY4.5, Preliminary Report – 2313 and 2323 Lake Shore Boulevard West – Zoning By-law Amendment Application To the members of Etobicoke-York Community Council: Dear Councillors, This letter is being submitted jointly by the Mimico Residents Association and the Mimico Lakeshore Network. The latter is an umbrella organization that brings together eleven different community groups that

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February 2015 Community News – MRA AGM Coming up Tuesday March 24, 2015

Mimico Residents Association Annual General Meeting When: Tuesday March 24, 2015   7pm – 8:30pm Where: St. Leo’s Catholic School Gymnasium * Wheelchair Accessible Residents are invited to attend, meet our Board, find out about our recent activities,  join the MRA or renew membership at our annual meeting! There are a few positions opening on the Board of Directors for the

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Grimes responds to Section 37 allegations

A recent article by CBC called into question the Section 37 monies agreed upon at City Council for the 11 Superior Davies-Smith development, saying that arrangements had been made for $100,000 more in funds prior to the Council vote. Read the story on CBC.ca We asked Councillor Grimes for a response to these allegations, and he wrote back: “In light

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Storefront Humber Construction and Lease Renewal – letter to Councillor Grimes

Storefront Humber Inc., under the leadership of Executive Director Mary Hansen, has carried out the excellent work of providing seniors with health care and transportation services for many years. We in the community fully support that good work. With changing times and plans developed over the last 4 years, the community, represented by the co-signatories of the attached letter, namely

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Section 37 Information Package – how is it determined, what is it for?

In light of the recent coverage calling into question the 11 Superior Section 37 monies, we thought it would be informative to post the City of Toronto’s SECTION 37 Information Package (Click to Download PDF).

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Shoreline Towers – 25 storey Tower Rezoning Application & Planning Justification

Shoreline Towers, at 2313 – 2323 Lake Shore Blvd West, has submitted a Rezoning Application to City Planning which proposes a 25 storey, 241 unit tower adjacent to the lake, behind the two current buildings  which are  on their property. They have also submitted a site-specific Appeal to the Mimico-by-the-Lake Secondary Plan through the Ontario Municipal Board. The Site specific

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MRA Letter to Councillor Grimes’ office re: Lake Shore Blvd West development application

Subject: RE: Proposed Shoreline Towers re-zoning Application at 2313-2323 Lakeshore Boulevard West Kim, Early this week we learned about this application and its details. The application is due to be discussed at a mediation session at the Ontario Municipal Board tomorrow and again at the Board on December 11th. It proposes to change the Mimico-by-the-Lake  Secondary Plan.   A pre-hearing session

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