News

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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Metrolinx Open House Public Meeting July 5

Metrolinx is hosting an Open House Public Meeting on July 5, 2018 from 2 – 4pm and 6 – 8pm at Mimico Presbyterian Church (119 Mimico Avenue) to discuss the Mimico, Long Branch and potential Park Lawn GO stations. We had the opportunity to meet with representatives from Metrolinx earlier in the month and can provide you with some of…

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Metrolinx Response Mimico GO Station

In February, Metrolinx released a new business case analysis that included the recommendation to create a new Park Lawn GO Station in addition to operating the current Mimico GO Station. We provided more details of this proposal in our March Mimico Community News. In response to this analysis the MRA sent a letter to Metrolinx supporting the two station solution and…

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MRA 2017-18 Annual Report

Join us THURSDAY, MARCH 22nd for our Annual General Meeting Followed by Q&A with MPP Peter Milczyn and Councillor Mark Grimes Time: 7:30 – 9:00 pm Location: Mimico Library, 47 Station Rd DOWNLOAD THE ANNUAL REPORT HERE MEETING AGENDA 1.  Call to Order 2.  Quorum (at least 9 eligible voting members) and Registration of Proxies 3.  Welcome and introductions 4.  Approval…

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Call for Board Members

Apply to join the Mimico Residents Association Board of Directors Deadline: Jan 15, 2018 Are you a Mimico resident who is passionate about our community, and looking for a way to give back to the 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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Mimico’s Family Halloween Dance on Friday October 27

Join us for some spooky, dancing fun at our 5th Annual Family Halloween Dance! Wear your costume, bring your friends, and enjoy crafts, face painting, treats and more!” Date: Friday October 27th Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM Location: St. Leo’s Catholic School Gym Tickets: $5.00 or $20 for family (up to 5) Advance Tickets available via Paypal below (no PayPal…

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Mimico Neighbourhood Murals 2017

The Mimico Residents Association formed a partnership that saw Local artists paint murals on eight Bell Canada outdoor utility boxes in Mimico in September 2017.  Here are all the new Mimico Murals in one pretty picture, plus a map for your own personal walking tour! Huge thank-you to the artists, as well as our partners in making this happen – Mark Grimes, Lakeshore…

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Call for Mural Artists to make their mark in Mimico – Applications due Monday, August 7

The Mimico Residents Association, Lakeshore Arts, and the Bell Boxes Murals Project, with generous support from Councillor Grimes, have teamed up to spearhead a mural painting project for Bell Canada boxes in the Mimico area. The project will see eight boxes professionally painted by local artists on various colourful themes. There is a $500 payment for the successful applicants in…

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January 2017 MRA Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes for MRA Board of Directors meeting Tuesday January 10, 2017 Meeting at the home of Lesley at 7:30 pm. Present: Daniel, Mary, Chris, Leigh, JoAnne, Lesley Regrets: Dana, Kyra, John, Deb, Leanne Guest: Michael Hedger, Jennifer (Toronto Police) Chris opened the meeting at 7:34 pm Due to the absence of quorum the acceptance of the December 6, 2016 minutes…

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Mimico Community News – February 2017

Grand Manitoba Park Meeting: Public Open House Date: February 28, 207 Time: 6:30-8:30 PM Location: George R. Gauld Junior School, 200 Melrose St., Etobicoke, ON Come out to hear the latest update and summaries of the previous consultation events, and review and discuss the revised park design and options.  Visit toronto.ca for more information. Mimico Residents Association Annual General Meeting…

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