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May 2017 e-Newsletter

Dear Constituents,

I hope this finds you well and that you are taking the opportunity to enjoy the Spring weather.

Thank you to all residents who participated in the Community Cleanup Day on Saturday, April 22nd including the Lion’s Club, and the Heathwood and Chester Le community associations. Thank you for doing our part to protect our Earth and keep our neighbourhoods clean.

I had the pleasure of attending several events in Scarborough-Agincourt in the past weeks including: the St. John’s McNicoll Centre Volunteer Appreciation Event, the Canadian Armenian Community’s Armenian Genocide Ceremony, and the 2017 Annual International Children’s Art Contest. If there is an event you wish to share, please contact my office directly using the contact information below.

I want to take this opportunity to share information on news and events happening in Scarborough-Agincourt and across the city. Particularly:

  • Our Victory – a new provincial Non-Resident Speculation Tax
  • “Let’s Get Together” Toronto Parent Expo on Saturday, May 6th
  • FREE Early Years Conference and Summit on Wednesday, May 10th
  • Toronto Newcomer Day at Toronto City Hall on Monday, May 15th
  • TPS 42 Division Open House on Saturday, May 13th
  • Agincourt “Tree for Me” Event on Saturday, May 27th – FREE Tree Seeds!
  • Survey for Toronto Seniors Strategy – Your Input Needed!
  • Road Re-surfacing on Ambercroft Boulevard
  • Spring Restoration Plantings at L’Amoreaux Park North
  • Notification – Hydro One Work in Agincourt
  • Notification – Scarborough District Boulevard Grass Cutting
  • Notification – City of Toronto Creates Local Appeal Body to Expedite Land Use Hearings
  • Notification – Toronto Police Service Modernization
  • Weekend Event Road Closures on May 6th and May 7th

For any questions, I can be reached by phone at 416-392-1374 or by e-mail at jim@karygiannis.net.

Please take a minute and pass this email to your neighbors, family and friends.

I look forward to seeing you soon.

 

Sincerely,

Jim Karygiannis

April 2017 2nd- E-Newsletter

Dear Constituents,

I would like to take extend my warmest wishes to all who are celebrating Easter next week. Easter is the greatest feast in the Christian calendar and a time of new beginnings. As you gather with your families, let us celebrate the promise and hope of Easter.

I want to take this opportunity to share information on news and events happening in Scarborough-Agincourt and across the city. Particularly:

  • REMINDER: Stormwater Charge consultation on Tuesday, April 11th
  • VIDEO: Defending the Scarborough Subway at Toronto City Council
  • VIDEO: Calling for a Foreign Home Buyers’ Tax on CTV News
  • PHOTO: Refugee Rights Month Launch at Toronto City Hall
  • Jane’s Walk in Scarborough-Agincourt on Sunday, May 7th
  • April is Volunteer Appreciation Month
  • Call for vendors from the Scarborough Museum
  • Community effort to save the Monarch Butterflies
  • Eastbound ramp from Gardiner Expressway to York/Bay/Yonge Streets closed as of April 17

For any questions, I can be reached by phone at 416-392-1374 or by e-mail at jim@karygiannis.net.

Please take a minute and pass this email to your neighbors, family and friends.

I look forward to seeing you soon.

Sincerely,

Jim Karygiannis

March 29, 2017 – April 2017 E-Newsletter

APRIL 2017 E-NEWSLETTER

 

Dear Constituent,

I want to take this opportunity to share information on news and events happening in Scarborough-Agincourt and across the city. Particularly:

  • Stormwater Consultation – Stormwater Charge
  • Upcoming consultations and survey on short-term rentals (Airbnb)
  • Jane’s Walk in Scarborough-Agincourt on Sunday, May 7th
  • Audio clip of my interview on Zoomer Radio in support of the Scarborough Subway

May 15, 2016 Ward 39 Updates

Dear Constituents,


We look forward to welcoming you to our upcoming

Community Compost Day
                               on
Saturday, May 28th
from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM
                               at
Bridlewood Mall.

Council Highlights important to Ward 39
Toronto City Council meeting of May 3, 4 and 5, 2016
http://karygiannis.net/wp/2016/05/14/toronto-city-council-update-may-2016/

April 13, 2016 – Ward 39 Spring Update

Dear Constituents,

Don Valley Parkway From Gardiner Expy To Hwy 401
Friday Apr. 15, 2016 to Monday Apr. 18, 2016

Details: The Don Valley Parkway from the Gardiner Expressway to Highway 401 will be closed for Spring Maintenance activities. A rain date of April 29 to May 1 has been set, in which case the DVP will re-open early to improve traffic conditions during the Goodlife Marathon, scheduled for May 1.
Read More…

March 4, 2016 – Break and enters incidents

Dear Constituents,

Break and enters incidents

I have been made aware that incidents of break and enters are again happening in private homes in our area.

Last year, my office held a very successful town hall meeting that addressed community safety issues – with over 300 residents of Ward 39 attending.

In the near future, we will holding another town hall meeting on crime prevention.