I wish to take this opportunity to extend best wishes to Canadian members of various Diasporas celebrating Phagwah or Holi.
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.
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 would like to take this opportunity to wish Canadians of Irish heritage a Happy St. Patrick’s Day.
St. Patrick’s Day is a cultural and religious holiday that is observed on March 17th, the date of the Patron Saint of Ireland’s death. March 17th is a public holiday in the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Newfoundland and Labrador. The day is marked by church services and the lifting of Lenten restrictions.
It is with a deep sense of reverence that I commemorate with you the 28th Anniversary of the Halabja Genocide and the Al-Anfal Campaign.
On this solemn occasion, we pay homage to the victims and express solidarity with the survivors and their descendants.
During March Break, March 14 to 18, the City of Toronto will offer free and low-cost activities at its community centres, parks and historic sites. Highlights of Parks, Forestry and Recreation division activities and attractions follow, in addition to information about Toronto’s historic sites/museums. Read More..
Toronto Fire Services reminds residents that this weekend’s start of daylight savings time, when clocks are moved forward one hour, is also a convenient time to replace the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide alarms.
A special event in Toronto this weekend, the St. Patrick’s Day Run, will involve main road closures on Sunday as noted below. Residents and visitors are encouraged to come out and enjoy this event. Businesses in the areas affected are open to pedestrian traffic but some roads will be closed to vehicles.
A series of overnight lane closures on Toronto’s Gardiner Expressway next week will allow workers to set up the final work zone for the elevated expressway’s deck replacement between Dufferin Street and Spadina Avenue.
Details on the nightly scheduled lane restrictions between Dufferin Street and Spadina Avenue are as follows: