What's Happening in Ward 6
Support our community and check out one of the many great events going on in Ward 6. If you would like your event featured on our calendar please email us at: email@example.com
Do you want to be a part of a bigger cause? Join Humber College Offcice of Sustainability for the Shoreline Cleanup Thursday March 28 starting at noon at K Building on Lakeshore Campus. In partnership with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), Humber College will be cleaninig up alone the waterfront at Colonel Sam Smith park.
People interested in joining the cleanup should register here on eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/wwf-shoreline-cleanup-lakeshore-campus-tickets-43128109336
Remember to select the correct t-shirt size for the event when you register. The first 50 people to register will also receive a reusable Humber Sustainability water Bottle.
Safety gloves and bags will be provided. Please dress appropriately for the weather conditions and the park conditions in spring which may be damp and muddy. We advise participants to remain safe and remain a fair distance away from the water we will be cleaning up around. We want to make sure everyone’s safety comes first.
We are putting together a FREE GARDEN TOUR in Long Branch on SATURDAY JUNE 23, 2018
This is an official Garden Days activity registered on the Garden Days National website and promises to be a great family friendly, free event in our community!
We are looking for more gardens to join in and register!
Next meeting is Thursday April 5th 7pm-8pm@ 2Twenty Eighth Street.
Members of the public, stakeholders and interested individuals are invited and encouraged to provide contribution to a review of the Toronto Local Appeal Body’s Rules of Practice and Procedures. There will be an opportunity for written and oral submissions. Written submission can be sent via email, fax or by mail. Written submissions without an accompanying oral presentation will receive the same serious consideration as those accompanied by an oral presentation. To make an oral and written submission, a complete registration form and written submission can be sent by email, fax or by mail to:
Mail: Toronto Local Appeal Body
40 Orchard View Boulevard, Suite 211
Toronto Ontario M4B 1R9
All submissions must be received by the Toronto Local Appeal Body no later than Friday, April 6, 2018.
Clean Toronto Together registration is now open!
Individuals, community groups, schools and businesses can now register their Clean Toronto Together cleanup events. Registration helps the City arrange for special litter and recycling pickups, and helps to avoid duplicate cleanups. Learn more, register your event and find out where to get free GLAD® garbage and recycling bags for your cleanup at livegreentoronto.ca or call 311.
Join the City of Toronto on March 21, 2018 at City Hall for an update on various City programs and initiatives and to learn more about what will be considered when determining whether or not to accept new materials into the Blue Bin recycling and Green Bin organics streams. Participants will be able to provide feedback that will help inform future policies. The event will also provide a look at what the new provincial Waste Free Ontario Act and current market changes could mean for Toronto. RSVP via Eventbrite by March 18, 2018.
Join Councillor Mark Grimes (Ward 6, Etobicoke-Lakeshore) on Monday February 19, 2018 from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. for a fun afternoon of skating, free hot chocolate and appearances by special guests in honour of Family Day.
This is a free event for the whole family. All are welcome!
*Kindly bring your own skates as rentals will not be available.
We are hosting a community TEA PARTY event at the Assembly Hall on Sunday January 21st, from 2:00 – 4:00 pm. It is a free, all-ages event. DAVIDs TEA – Sherway Gardens is generously supplying tea and in kind support. There will be snacks, audio tours, artwork, and even a tea-leaf reader! We have colouring pages for kids, and a special Ayurvedic tea that helps fight winter cold symptoms.
The Facebook event is here:
Residents are invited to share feedback regarding two proposed TTC projects in the Mimico and Humber Bay Shores areas. Councillor Grimes and TTC staff will be present to share information and answer questions regarding proposed changes to the 66B bus, as well as a proposed new, TTC-operated shuttle to Mimico GO.
There will be two open house sessions for residents to attend:
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Location: Polish Alliance Hall, 2282 Lake Shore Blvd W.
The next CCFEW Bird Walk is:
Saturday, January 13th
9:00am - 11:00am at Amos Waites Park
Leader: Andrew Keaveney
Meet at the band shell in Mimico Square (in front of Amos Waites Park). MAP
Note the new meeting spot. The walk will start and end at Amos Waites Park.
Residents invited to join discussion about Toronto’s 2018 budget
The City of Toronto's Budget Committee will hear public presentations on the preliminary 2018 tax supported budgets next week. Members of the public can make a presentation at budget sub-committee meetings on January 8 in Etobicoke. Two sessions will be held at the Etobicoke Civic Centre.
Torontonians who want to share their views on the budget are asked to register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 416-392-4666 before noon on January 5, indicating the location, date and time when they want to speak. Individuals may make only one presentation at any one of the consultation sessions.
Etobicoke Civic Centre, Council Chamber
399 The West Mall
Monday, January 8 at 3 and 6 p.m.