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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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Wesley Church Plan

MRA response to current Wesley Mimico United Church Proposal

Sent: June 13, 2013 Toronto City Planning Etobicoke York District Bill Kiru, Manager, Central Section Re: Wesley Mimico United Church (2 Station Road) Re-Zoning Application Site Plan Approval: 13 143181 WET 06 SA      Rezoning: 13 143167 WET 06 OZ Dear Mr. Kiru, The Mimico Residents Association (MRA) has been aware of Wesley Mimico United Church’s redevelopment plans for over a…

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June 2013 Community News

NEW Online MRA Member Form and Payment Did you know you can now renew your MRA membership and become a member online? Easier than ever! Email info@mimicoresidents.ca to check your member status and expiry. Check out our new Online Registration Be a “Friend of the MRA” We need both Member Fees and Donations for Mimico Residents Association to remain an…

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Wesley Church Plan

Rezoning/Development Application Process Q&A

The MRA recently sent several questions regarding the rezoning and development application process to Matthew Premru in Toronto City Planning. We would like to share these with residents, to better understand the timing and procedure we can expect for future development, and specifically for Wesley Mimico United Church’s development application. Q: Is a City-hosted Public Consultation Meeting required regarding WMUC’s…

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Wesley Church Plan

Public Meeting Wednesday May 15, 2013 Re: Wesley Mimico United Church Redevelopment

Where: Mimico Baptist Church (80 Hillside Ave) When: Wednesday May 15 at 7pm There will be a presentation about MWUC’s redevelopment plan, followed by a Question and Answer period. Written questions may be emailed in advance to info@mimicoresidents.ca or submitted at the meeting. A detailed report of the presentation, questions and answers will be available on this website after the…

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Wesley Church Plan

Wesley Mimico United Church Rezoning & Development Application information

UPDATE June 11, 2013: Heritage Preservation Services (HPS) has reviewed the Wesley Mimico United Church application and has provided comments: Heritage Preservation Comments on Wesley Mimico Application – first circulation [PDF] April 20, 2013: The Mimico Residents Association will be hosting a Public Meeting Re: Wesley Mimico United Church’s Redevelopment plans on Wednesday, May 15 (details below). To help residents…

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April 2013 Community News – 20/20, Wesley Church, GO Station and Spring events

MRA Public Meeting May 15th re: Wesley Mimico United Church Redevelopment When: Wednesday, May 15  @ 7:00pm – 8:30pm Where: Mimico Baptist Church, 80 Hillside Ave Wesley Mimico United Church recently filed a rezoning application and is continuing with redevelopment plans – transforming their Heritage-listed building into a 4-storey, 40 unit life-lease residence for seniors and persons with disabilities. The…

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Letter to Councillor Grimes re: Wesley Mimico United Church Redevelopment

Sent: March 27, 2012 Dear Councillor Grimes, On behalf of the Mimico Residents Association (MRA), I am writing regarding Wesley United Church located at 2 Station Street in the old Town of Mimico. Currently this historic building is a “listed” property by Heritage Preservation, City of Toronto. In the past several weeks it has become known to the community that…

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