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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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Community Newsletter December 2014 – Mimico events this month!

Saturday, December 6 9:00am – 1:00pm Christmas Bake and Crafters Sale at Mimico Presbyterian Church 10:00am Lakeshore Santa Claus Parade 7:30pm A CHRISTMAS CAROL with Sirius Theatre Studio, 119 Mimico at Royal York Tickets: $20/$15 Sunday, December 7 11:00am Bake sale at Mimico Presbyterian Church 3:00pm THE FOUR MEN – INSPIRED Concert & CD Release at Mimico Presbyterian Church Tickets

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MRA Letter to Councillor Grimes November 2014

Sent: November 17th 2014 Dear Councillor Grimes, Congratulations on your re-election as the Ward 6 Councillor. We look forward to working with you on issues within Mimico and on those adjacent to our community. We trust that your objectives for your upcoming term are: To maintain your commitment and support for the long term objectives of the Mimico by the

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MRA Letter to Toronto Hydro re: redundant poles along Lake Shore Blvd West

Sent:   November 14th 2014. To: Gordon Baird, Public Affairs Specialist, Toronto Hydro. Dear Mr. Baird, The Mimico Residents Association (MRA) is a community resident association that serves the Mimico community by promoting measures to enhance the character, safety, attractiveness and environmental viability of the area as well as promote and maintain a sense of community within the area by

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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

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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

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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. There will be refreshments available to purchase, as well as a craft table, and raffle! Proceeds go to our Community Projects Fund. Online Ticket sales are

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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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