Road reconstruction & sidewalk replacement on Glenholme Avenue

Starting late August, the City will be resurfacing the road and replacing the curb and sidewalk on Glenholme Avenue from Rogers Road to just north of Genesee Avenue.  The estimated end date for this construction project is Summer 2019.

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Road reconstruction & water service replacement on Cedric Avenue from Jesmond Avenue to Vaughan Road

Starting late August, the City of Toronto will begin reconstructing the road and replacing the curb and sidewalk on Cedric Avenue from Jesmond Avenue to Vaughan Road.  The City-owned portion of substandard water services in this area will also be replacedSummer 2019 is the estimated completion date for this construction work.

Road reconstruction & water service replacement on Cedric Avenue from Jesmond Avenue to Vaughan Road

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Sewer main work on Lynnhaven Road

Starting Monday, August 27th 2018, the City of Toronto will be flushing the sewer main and installing a structural sewer liner on Lynnhaven Road, from 73 Lynnhaven Road to 62 Lynnhaven Road.  The estimated completion date for this sewer rehabilitation work is Friday, September 21st 2018.

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Community updates: APS push button and Basement Flooding Protection Program

I want to take this opportunity to share two community updates with you:

Accessible Pedestrian signals (APS) push button

As part of the City's Vision Zero goals to improve road safety for all, the Accessible Pedestrian Signals (APS) push button at Bathurst Street and Saranac Boulevard is now ready for use.  You must push the button for at least 3 seconds to activate the APS.  In addition to designating Bathurst and Saranac as a Senior Safety Zone, this APS push button is another way to enhance pedestrian safety in our community.

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New sidewalk on the west of Caledonia Road from north of Castlefield Avenue

Starting late August, the City will be constructing a new, 95-metre sidewalk on the west side of Caledonia Road, from north of Castlefield Avenue, to complete the missing sidewalk link.  The estimated completion date is Summer 2019.

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Road resurfacing on Neptune Drive from west of Rajah Street to Bathurst Street

Starting Friday, August 17th 2018, the City of Toronto will resurface the road and replace sections of damaged curb and sidewalk on Neptune Drive from 30m west of Rajah Street to Bathurst Street.  The expected completion date for this work is Friday, September 28th 2018.

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City Council unanimously approves commemoration of Dudley Laws

Dear Friends,

I'm pleased to report that City Council unanimously adopted my motion to officially commemorate the significant contributions of community activist Dudley Laws.

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Please click here or the image above to read the PDF version

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Councillor Josh Colle announces his retirement from municipal politics

For Immediate Release
July 25, 2018

Councillor Josh Colle announces his retirement from municipal politics

Today, Councillor Josh Colle announced he is retiring from municipal politics.

The Ward 15 Eglinton-Lawrence Councillor and Chair of the TTC has decided to take a job in the private sector when the 2014-2018 term ends.

"I am thankful to have served the hardworking residents of Ward 15, Eglinton-Lawrence over the last eight years," said Colle. "We have been able to renew every single park in the ward, make vital infrastructure investments, enhance local transit service, beautify many of our public spaces, successfully advocate for a station at Oakwood, and bring the revitalization of Lawrence Heights from a vision to reality."

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Press Release: TTC Approves Recommendations to Improve Transit along the Dufferin Street Corridor

For Immediate Release
July 11, 2018

TTC Approves Recommendations to Improve Transit along the Dufferin Street Corridor

The TTC Board unanimously approved a request to improve transit along the Dufferin Street corridor, setting the stage for more frequent bus service as well as new express bus services that will benefit thousands of west-end commuters.

"This is exciting news for transit users that rely on the 29 Dufferin bus," said TTC Chair Josh Colle. "I'm especially pleased that Deputy Mayor Bailão and I were able to work together to accelerate the start of the new Dufferin express bus to begin this fall, rather than the initial estimated start date of 2021."

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Press Release: Councillor Josh Colle and Toronto's Housing Advocate Deputy Mayor Ana Bailão welcome City Council's unanimous support for St. Hilda's seniors housing modernization

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Press Release: Councillor Josh Colle and Toronto's Housing Advocate Deputy Mayor Ana Bailão welcome City Council's unanimous support for St. Hilda's seniors housing modernization

Toronto, June 28, 2018 – City Council unanimously adopted a funding model and modernization strategy to ensure the long-term sustainability of affordable seniors housing in the Dufferin and Eglinton area of Ward 15 Eglinton-Lawrence.  The full modernization program with an estimated cost of $38.2 million, funded and financed by a variety of available government funding streams, will preserve the affordable homes in the St. Hilda's buildings, demonstrating the City of Toronto's commitment to support affordable housing for seniors.

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Toronto, ON  M5H 2N2
Phone: 416-392-9022
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Executive Assistant
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Emma Williamson
Constituency Assistant
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Constituency Assistant
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Dominic Stewart
Policy Advisor, Office of the TTC Chair
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