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February 1, 2015 – 10th Annual Soup Kitchen Armenian Family Support Services

Armenian Family Support Services Markham and 920 Progress Lower Lever

Every winter, since 2005, Armenian Family Support Services, Holy Trinity Armenian Church, host a symbolic Soup Kitchen, serving delicious soup and lavash as a reminder that there are many in our neighbourhoods and around the world that need the support of community members to provide hunger relief. The recent cold temperatures and tragic deaths in our city attest to this need. 

McNicoll Bus Garage meeting to be hosted by TTC

McNicoll Bus Garage meeting to be hosted by TTC

Scarborough Mirror  Friday  Jan 30, 2015

The TTC is again bringing its plans for the McNicoll Bus Garage to northwest Scarborough residents on Thursday, Feb. 5.

The commission, which bought land east of Kennedy Road and north of McNicoll Avenue in 2005, says a garage is badly needed to service its expanding bus fleet.

Have Your Say on the City of Toronto Budget 2015 – at Budget Subcommittee Consultations at Scarborough Civic Centre

How do you want your tax dollars spent? What priorities do you want addressed in the City of Toronto 2015 Budget? How can Toronto meet its challenges through the Budget?

Click here to see Budget Presentation

Toronto City Council has embarked on its annual budget process, structuring the financial blueprint for the City. The fiscal plan will be important to residents of Scarborough as it covers city programs and services in our community.

Public Information Sessions on the Scarborough Subway Extension

The City of Toronto Planning Division and the TTC are planning an extension of the Bloor-Danforth Subway (Line 2) through the Scarborough Centre to Sheppard Avenue. The subway extension will add at least three new subway stations in Scarborough and will replace the aging Scarborough RT.


You can Have Your Say about the proposed Scarborough Subway Extension and learn more about the project from City Planning and TTC staff at public information sessions on:


Saturday, January 31, 2015                                 Monday, February 2, 2015

10:00am – 12:00pm                                              6:00pm – 9:00pm

Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School               Scarborough Civic Centre

959 Midland Avenue                                            150 Borough Drive


The project website is http://www.scarboroughsubwayextension.ca

January 27, 2015 – Ward 39 residents discuss City of Toronto Budget 2015 at community meeting: Karygiannis

TORONTO – Councillor Jim Karygiannis, Ward 39, Scarborough-Agincourt, held a successful public meeting at which area residents voiced their opinions with respect to the City of Toronto 2015 Budget.

“This community consultation was an opportunity for people to say what they thought of the proposed Budget.” said Mr. Karygiannis. “We discussed how residents want their tax dollars spent and what priorities they want addressed in the Budget.”