TORONTO – Jim Karygiannis, Councillor for Ward 39, Scarborough-Agincourt, is concerned that the Minister of Transport, Marc Garneau, announced, on Twitter, last night that the federal government will not re-open the tripartite agreement for the Toronto Island Airport.
The City of Toronto’s Parks, Forestry and Recreation division, in consultation with Toronto Water, Transportation Services, City Planning and Economic Development and Culture, will develop a Tree Planting Strategy to inspire action to reach the City’s target of 40 per cent tree canopy cover over the next 30 to 40 years. The development of the strategy will also involve consultation with residents, the public, internal and external stakeholders and community partners.
Toronto Paramedic Services and Toronto Fire Services remind everyone to stay safe and have fun this Halloween. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to review the following safety tips before trick-or-treat activities on Saturday.
Toronto residents and commuters advised to prepare for heavy rain
With wet weather expected for tomorrow and into Thursday, the City of Toronto is advising everyone to take extra caution when travelling and to take steps to protect their property from basement flooding.
TORONTO – Jim Karygiannis, Councillor for Ward 39, is pleased that Toronto City Councillors have voted to support efforts of a grass roots movement advocating for the establishment of The Canadians with Disabilities Act (CDA).
I would like to take this opportunity to extend my best wishes to members of the Canadian Nigerian community on the occasion of NigerianIndependence Day.
Following World War II, a movement towards Nigerian nationalism grew and there were increasing demands for independence. The British Government responded by legislating successive constitutions that resulted in Nigeria moving closer to self-government.