Shoreline Towers OMB Appeal Nov 20 MRA Statement

On Friday November 20, 2015 Mary Bella, on behalf of the MRA, was given the opportunity to make a witness statement as a Participant in the appeal regarding Shoreline Towers proposal, currently in hearings at the OMB. Below is our written statement. ONTARIO MUNICIPAL BOARD PARTICIPANT STATEMENT Mary Bella, Director and Board Member Mimico Residents Association Ontario Municipal Board Hearing

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Mimico Judson Regeneration Open House November 12

The Mimico-Judson Regeneration Area Study was initiated in 2013 to establish a detailed policy framework for the lands within a study area bounded by Portland Street, Royal York Road, the Rail Corridor and Judson Street (see map). Staff have drafted a Directions Report and a draft Secondary Plan based on the key findings of the Regeneration Area Study that will

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A Day on the Shore – at Mimico Library Dec 10 – 12

A Day on the Shore Community theatre project Performances: Thursday, December 10th (6:30pm) Friday, Dec 11th (6:30pm) Saturday, Dec 12th (2:30pm) Location: Mimico Centennial Library, Downstairs Pay what you can – come hear stories and music come to life, and see the beautiful designs developed by the talented Lakeshore community. Ongoing community workshops and rehearsals Wednesday, Thursdays and Saturdays through

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Toronto Tree Planting strategy – Public Consultation Meetings RESCHEDULED

Update: November 5, 2015 City of Toronto working on a Tree Planting Strategy The City of Toronto’s Parks, Forestry and Recreation division, in consultation with Toronto Water, Transportation Services, City Planning and Economic Development and Culture, will develop a Tree Planting Strategy to inspire action to reach the City’s target of 40 per cent tree canopy cover over the next

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Amos Waites park

Toronto Parks and Recreation Facilities Master Plan

October 16, 2015 Re. Parks and Recreation Facilities Master Plan Dear Stakeholder, The City of Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation Division is developing a new Facilities Master Plan that will guide facility planning for the Division over the next 20 years. The Plan responds to direction provided in the Council-approved Recreation Service Plan (2012) and Parks Plan (2013). It will

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Storefront Humber

Letter to City re: Storefront Humber consultation on lease renewal

October 15th 2015 Costanza Allevato Director, Community Resources, Social Development, Finance & Administration City of Toronto Dear Ms Allevato, Thank you for your response to my inquiry of October 5th 2015 concerning the long-standing tenancy of this City building by Storefront Humber Inc. For us, as we approach 2016 and the expiry of the lease term, it’s extremely important

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Sept 2015 MRA Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes for MRA Board of Directors meeting September 15, 2015 Present: John, Joanne C, Aaron, Mike C., Lesley, Daniel, Kyra, JoAnne M. Regrets: Chris, Mary, Dana A quorum was present. John moved to open the meeting at 7:41pm. June 4,2015 meeting minutes were approved Storefront Humber building and preparations for new tenancy in 2016. Last meeting with Storefront Humber was in

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Traffic Issues in Mimico – Petition & response from Councillor

[Update Oct 21, 2015: Councillor Grimes’s office responded to Mr Vanderwal via email and invited us to share the response. It is below in the comments section.] Mimico resident Eric Vanderwal is spear-heading data collection and a PETITION concerning TRAFFIC ISSUES in MIMICO. At the present time, the scope of the PETITION includes residents on the following streets: Albert Ave.

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Annual Family Halloween Dance – Friday October 30th – hosted by Mimico Residents Association

Date: Friday, October 30, 2015 Time: 6:30 pm until 8:30 pm Location: St. Leo’s Catholic School Gymnasium, 165 Stanley Ave Tickets: $5.00 or $20 for family (up to 5) Join the Mimico Residents Association for an awesome evening of dancing, crafts, refreshments and loads of fun for the whole family! Bring along your neighbours and friends to this 3rd annual

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June 2015 MRA Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes for MRA Board of Directors meeting June 2, 2015 at the home of JoAnne M @ 7:30 pm. Present: Joanne C. John, Aaron, Mary, Kyra, Dana, Lesley, Mike H., JoAnne M. Samantha Gene from Toronto environmental alliance. Regrets: Chris M, Dan, Michael C. Samantha Gene spoke on the INHALE project. This project is collecting pollution samples from the Mimico,

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