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May 18, 2020 – AVCA Check in


From: AVCA Agincourt Village Community Association [mailto:avcatoronto@gmail.com]
Sent: May-18-20 11:03 AM
Subject: AVCA Check In


Making connections and helping others is what our Agincourt Village Community does best. Your AVCA Executive hopes this check-in finds you and your family in good health. Thank you for responding to our Food Banks, seniors’ assistance and sewing face masks requests. AVCA members also appreciate Councillor Karygiannis continuous updates and teleconferences to keep our community informed. Ward 22 Teleconferences can be reached at  jim@karygiannis.net.

May 15, 2020 – Toronto Hydro work at 4171 Sheppard Ave E

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From: Customer Operations Projects <customeroperationsprojects@torontohydro.com>
Date: May 15, 2020 3:06 PM
Subject: Toronto Hydro Overhead Civil & Electrical Work ; Project 4171 Sheppard Avenue East (C-180015-E10501-HS014): Ward 22- Scarborough-Agincourt
To: Councillor Karygiannis

Dear Councillor Karygiannis,

May 15, 2020 – Planned City of Toronto summer camps cancelled due to COVID-19, work underway for CampTO alternative

The City of Toronto is cancelling all planned 2020 summer camps and preparing an alternative program to get children safely back to camp through a new CampTO program. Details of the program are being developed and are dependent on the lifting of current provincial orders and recommendations from Toronto Public Health.

May 15, 2020 – City of Toronto extends cancellation of permits for major festivals and launches recovery program for events

To slow the spread of COVID-19, the City of Toronto is extending the cancellation of City-led and City-permitted major festivals and events with attendance of more than 250 people through July 31, and those with attendance of 25,000 or more through August 31. The resumption or cancellation of professional sporting events is not included in this decision.

May 14, 2020 – ActiveTO program launching with 57 kilometres of Quiet Streets and Victoria Day weekend major road closures

Today, Mayor John Tory announced the ActiveTO program developed by Toronto Public Health and Transportation Services will start to be rolled out across the city to provide more space for people to be physically active and improve physical distancing as part of the City’s restart and recovery in the wake of COVID-19.

May 14, 2020 – Closure of Birchmount Road Allanford/Scarden south to 401

Please note that Birchmount Road will be fully closed at Highway 401 on Saturday May 23, 10pm to Sunday May 24, 10am for demolition of Birchmount Rd Bridge deck. Signs will be installed soon to advise public of the upcoming closure. I have also attached the Notice of Construction that was sent to +/-41,000 of the residents along this corridor in February 2020 for the MTO project between Neilson and Warden.


MTO 2019-2011-Construction Notice-February 25 2019-Final-GHD

May 13, 2020 – Thank you on behalf of Unifor’s National Leadership

May 13, 2020
The Honourable Jim Karygiannis, PC
Toronto City Councillor, Scarborough-Agincourt
Dear Councillor Karygiannis,
Re: Thank you
On behalf of Unifor’s National Leadership, I would like to express our deepest appreciation for your generous donation of face masks and personal protection equipment (PPE) to Personal Support Workers in the GTA yesterday evening.