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High-rise communities celebrate Earth Day

Canoe Landing Park, Toronto: To celebrate Earth Day a group of diverse organizations (see below) are working together to bring zero-waste solutions to CityPlace, a vertical community of over 13,000 residents. The event includes a large community clean up, donation drive ...

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Diasporic Genius celebrates Thorncliffe Park

Spring Ahead! with Diasporic Genius, Circles Not Walls & 7-Minute Feast Creativity-based city-building org creates connections across boundaries Presenting a Series of Story Circles & a Thorncliffe Park Celebration Since 2011 DIASPORIC GENIUS (DG) has been exploring the power of ...

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2017 Ontario 150 Tour begins here July 1

From July 1st to August 13th, the ONTARIO 150 Tour will travel to six Ontario ports, making its debut on Canada Day weekend in Toronto at the Redpath Waterfront Festival, presented by the Island airport and continuing on to Owen Sound, Sault Ste. Marie, Midland, Amherstburg and finishing in Brockville. A summer of waterfront entertainment will celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary ...

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Toronto founds public poverty advisory group

Twenty Torontonians will use their first-hand experience with the conditions and impacts of living with poverty to inform the development, implementation and monitoring of the city’s anti-poverty initiatives. More than 350 residents applied to be part of the Lived Experience ...

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Creators of renewed Broadview Hotel are praised

In a ceremony held in the Legislative Building at Queen’s Park, Ontario Heritage Trust presented Andrew Pruss, Principal of ERA Architects, Les Mallins, President of Streetcar and the project team responsible for the revitalization of The Broadview Hotel with the ...

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