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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

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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. Advance Tickets recommended – purchase online below and check in at the door! Tickets are also available through MRA Board members. Select tickets Single ticket $5.00

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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

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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

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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.

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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  

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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

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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

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Update on Wesley Mimico United Church Redevelopment Proposal

Toronto City Planning and Heritage Preservation Services staff have completed their review of Wesley Mimico United Church’s revised February 2014 redevelopment application. The report recommends that City Council approve the proposed alterations to the designated property subject to a detailed list of conditions. The proposed alterations will allow the church to retain its historic use while adding compatible community and

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Update on ML Ready Mix – May 2014

Acoustic Barrier: As required by the Ministry of the Environment, ML ready mix completed the extension to their wall/fence on March 19, 2014. Since that date, ML has failed two consecutive independent acoustic audits. It is unclear what the next steps are for ML in order to provide the noise abatement measures necessary to meet the MOE environmental compliance agreement

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