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April 2021 Meeting Minutes

MRA Board Meeting Notes Wednesday, April 14, 2021 19:30 – 20:20 Attendees (virtually) Michael Majeski, President; Adam Matheson, Vice-President; Emma Park, Treasurer; James Stack, Secretary; Tim Ellis; Lauren Facto; John Stephenson; Neil Arcot Agenda  AGM Follow up Liability insurance renewal – we determined we need the insurance for this calendar year (given we are hopeful of hosting an event later this…

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March 2021 Meeting Minutes

MRA Board Meeting Notes Wednesday, March 10, 2021 19:30 – 20:30 Attendees (virtually) Michael Majeski, President; Emma Park, Treasurer; James Stack, Secretary; Tim Ellis; John Homsy; Heather Mak; Mostafa Shaheen; Lauren Facto; John Stephenson; Phillip Stainton Agenda  Quorum and Meeting Opening Mike Approval of Feb 2021 Meeting Minutes  Approved; Heather first, John second Annual General Meeting (AGM) – Tuesday, March 16th 19:30…

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Christie's Seconady Plan Site Map

Christie’s Planning Study Responses from the City of Toronto

We have been liaising with the City of Toronto in regards to the Christie’s Planning Study, which is being conducted simultaneously, and with consideration from, the development of the Park Lawn Lake Shore Transportation Master Plan. City staff recently presented the draft Secondary Plan, Zoning By-law, and Urban Design and Streetscape Guidelines for the Christie’s site to City Council, which…

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Mimico Residents Association 2019 Annual General Meeting

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our annual general meeting at Mimico Centennial Library on March 20, 2019. We had over 80 people come out to hear what we had accomplished in the last year and to join Councillor Mark Grimes and MPP Christine Hogarth to discuss what is happening in Mimico and the wider Ward 3 area. Didn’t…

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Now Accepting Applications for the Mimico Residents Association Board of Directors

Deadline: Jan 15, 2019 Are you a Mimico resident who is passionate about local issues? Are you looking for an opportunity to engage with other Mimico residents and contribute to projects that will improve our community? The Mimico Residents Association (MRA) is seeking engaged, committed, and enthusiastic volunteers to join the Board of Directors. The MRA is dedicated to improving…

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MRA Letter Re: Support Our Charter Rights and Freedoms

SENT September 11, 2018 Christine Hogarth Etobicoke-Lakeshore MPP Sent by email to: christine.hogarthco@pc.ola.org Re: Call from Mimico residents to support our Charter Rights and Freedoms Dear MPP Hogarth, The Mimico Residents Association (“the MRA”), wishes to express our concern regarding Premier Ford’s stated intention to take the unprecedented step of invoking the notwithstanding clause of the Charter of Rights and…

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Register for a FREE Tree Today with Tree for Me

The Mimico Residents Association’s Tree for Me Grant has been approved!  The Tree for Me program offers free trees to Toronto residents to support the City’s 40 percent tree canopy cover target. Registration is now Open!  We are pleased to offer you a choice of up to 2 FREE TREES per household from 8 native tree species, suitable for all yards. Registration is…

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Response From Councillor Grimes Re: Better Local Government Act

We recently sent letters to both MPP Christine Hogarth and Councillor Mark Grimes sharing our concers and asking they support an evidence-based process, including consultation with Toronto residents, on any changes to the number of Toronto City Councillors. We have recieved the response below from Councillor Grimes. MPP Hogarth is yet to respond. Thank you for your letter and expressing your concerns…

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MRA Letters Re: Better Local Government Act

Today we sent two letters to our local representatives regarding the tabling of the Better Local Government Act by the Government of Ontario.   SENT: Jul 30, 2018 Christine Hogarth Etobicoke-Lakeshore MPP Sent by email to: christine.hogarthco@pc.ola.org Re: Implications of the ‘Better Local Government Act’ Dear MPP Hogarth, On behalf of the Mimico Residents Association (“the MRA”), this letter formally documents our…

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Response From Councillor Grimes Re Traffic Safety in Mimico

In June we sent a letter to Councillor Grimes regarding the the road safety after two people were seriously injured by drivers in Mimico. Since that letter Councillor Grimes had worked with the us, and other stakeholders in Mimico, to put forward two successful motions at the July session of the Etobicoke York Community Council. The first is a comprehensive…

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