This year, Hellenes around the world celebrate the 197th Anniversary of the Independence of Greece. Canadians of Greek descent mark this milestone by sharing their history and values with their fellow Canadians. In Toronto, the Canadian Greek Diaspora is also marking the 107th Anniversary of the Greek Community in Toronto.
Scarborough-Mirror March 22, 2018 Mike Adler
Speed humps are rare on Scarborough streets.
One reason why is the process to get some “takes forever,” says Coun. Jim Karygiannis, who wants it shortened to two months, maximum, after residents demonstrate they want humps or other traffic-calming measures.
I would like to take this opportunity to extend my best wishes to members of the Canadian Pakistani community on the occasion of Pakistan Republic Day.
TORONTO – Jim Karygiannis, City Councillor for Ward 39, Scarborough-Agincourt, is expressing concern that the new accelerated Vision Zero Plan announced by Mayor Tory, while welcome, will take too long to protect our children.
The Vision Zero Road Safety Plan (Vision Zero Plan) is a comprehensive action plan focused on reducing traffic-related fatalities and serious injuries on Toronto’s streets. The Plan prioritizes the safety of our most vulnerable road users, through a range of initiatives.
TORONTO – Jim Karygiannis, City Councillor for Ward 39, Scarborough-Agincourt, will introduce a Motion at the next City of Toronto Council Meeting to streamline the process of establishing traffic calming measures in School Zones.
I would like to take this opportunity to wish members of the Canadian Kurdish community Newroz pîroz be, on the occasion of the Newroz.
I would like to take this opportunity to wish members of the Canadian Iranian community Happy Noruz Pirooz (Persian New Year).
I wish to take this opportunity to extend best wishes to Canadian members of various Diaspora celebrating the Hindu New Year.
Sent: March-14-18 9:10 PM
To: ‘Jim Karygiannis’
Subject: RE: Congratulatory Certificate Request
Dear Councillor Karygiannis,
We received the certificate today. Thank you very much for your quick action. The efficiency of your team is amazing! We appreciate it.
Thanks and regards,
From: – Rwandan Community Abroad Toronto
Sent: March-14-18 10:12 PM
Honorable Jim Karygiannis,
There is no words I can say to best describe your service to the communities On behalf of the Rwandan community we are honored to know that some out there in the political arena cares about our challenges as a result of a terrible history we went through two decades ago . Your continued support has made a tremendous shift in hopes and dreams of many survivors in our community. Thank you for all the support and we look forward to working with you .