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MEET YOUR POLITICAL REPRESENTATIVES – Saturday January 16, 2016

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Saturday January 16, 2016

2016116日,星期六

10:00am—12:00pm

Bridlewood Mall 物中心

Drop by and say hello                                                                                 

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Have Your Say on the City of Toronto Budget 2016 – Wednesday, January 13, 2016

How do you want your tax dollars spent? What priorities do you want addressed in the City of Toronto 2016 Budget?  How can Toronto meet its challenges through the Budget?

The City’s Budget Committee 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 and throughout Toronto.

You can make a public deputation (presentation) at Budget Subcommittee Consultations in Scarborough on:

 

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

3:00pm and 6:00pm onwards

Council Chambers

Scarborough Civic Centre

150 Borough Drive

 

* To register to speak to the Subcommittee, please email buc@toronto.ca or telephone (416) 392-4666. The registration deadline is January 11, 2016 at

12 Noon. Please note this is a firm deadline *  Individuals can only make one presentation to any of the subcommittee meetings. 

For more information about the City’s 2016 Budget and the budget process, please visit http://www.toronto.ca/budget2016

 

SCARBOROUGH–MARKHAM RAILWAY EXPANSION Public Meeting Tuesday, December 8, 2015

SCARBOROUGH–MARKHAM RAILWAY EXPANSION

GO TRANSIT STOUFFVILLE LINE

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DECEMBER 2015

Construction Update

We would like to thank everyone who attended our last informal information session. Your feedback and comments have been gathered, and we would like to invite you to another Community Meeting to discuss work to improve the Stouffville GO rail corridor between Kennedy Road in Markham and Marilyn Avenue in Scarborough.

At our last meeting you raised a number of questions, and we would like to address these questions at our next meeting.

Some of the questions were:

  • What will the noise walls look like, when will they be installed and why can’t they go in before construction begins?
  • How will this project affect my property?
  • How will my property be safeguarded against damages?
  • When will construction begin at the Agincourt Station and what will be done there?
  • When will the grade separations begin and where? How will this impact the community?
  • How will Smart Track be integrated?

Your comments and our responses are posted on our website, metrolinx.com/RERscarboroughmarkham.

We will be holding another community meeting on Tuesday, December 8. Please join us to learn more about construction on this segment of the railway corridor. We will share plans about work near your home, including the recommended designs for noise walls, and we welcome the opportunity to address any further questions you may have.

Public Meeting

WHEN:

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

WHERE:

Agincourt Community Centre

31 Glen Watford Drive This site is wheel-chair accessible.

Chinese translators will be available.

The agenda will follow the following format:

6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. View project information

7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. A formal presentation

7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Questions and Answers

We will be having regular meetings and opportunities for residents to find out more about the project. Stay tuned for invitations to other meetings in March, June and September.

Thank you again for taking the time to fill out our comments form. We look forward to seeing you on December 8. Please feel free to contact us with any additional questions you would like addressed at this meeting.

 

Stay connected! Find out more or speak to someone about an issue or concern.

Email: scarboroughmarkham@metrolinx.com

metrolinx.com/RERscarboroughmarkham

416.244.5306

TalkTransformation! – Transportation: Low Carbon Mobility in Toronto Thursday, November 26 7:00 to 8:30 PM

On November 26, the TalkTransformation!event series will continue with an event focused on how we can reduce our emissions from transportation, the largest source of greenhouse gas emissions in Toronto.

 

Date: Thursday, November 26

Time:7:00 to 8:30 PM (activities start at 6:30 p.m.)

Location:Scarborough Civic Centre, Council Chambers, 150 Borough Drive 

Concrete batching plant public meeting November 19, 2015 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Metrocon Readymix Corp is interested in establishing

a concrete batching facility at

65 Passmore Avenue

Preliminary discussions have taken place with City of Toronto Officials and

an application for Site Plan Approval will be submitted in November 2015

We invite the community to attend an

open house information session.

Metrocon representatives will be on hand to answer questions from the Community.

The open house will be held on November 19, 2015 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at:

The Living Stone Assembly

Lower Church Hall

3501 Kennedy Road. Scarborough, Ontario

The church is located on the east side of Kennedy Road, just south of Steeles Avenue East

通知

Metrocon Readymix Corp 有意向建立混凝土搅拌设施在以下的地址:

65 Passmore Avenue

我们已经与多伦多市政府进行了初步的讨论,

相关申请将在十一月提交给市政府。

邀请社区人士参加开发日活动以获取相关信息。

Metrocon的代表将在现场解答有关的问题。

开发日详情如下:

地址:神召会活石堂

地下礼堂

3501 Kennedy Road. Scarborough, Ontario

时间:20151119日星期四 晚上7点到9

教会的位置在Kennedy Road的东面,Steeles Avenue East的南面。

Notice of Public Meeting Steeles-Redlea Regeneration November 16, 2015 City Hall, Committee Room 1, 2nd Floor 100 Queen Street West, Toronto

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

To be held by the Planning and Growth Management Committee

(Under the Planning Act)

 City Initiated Amendment to the Official Plan

Application No. 14 123169 ESC 39 TM

 

Location of Application: Lands bounded by Steeles Avenue East, Kennedy Road, Midland Avenue and Passmore Avenue                                                                                                                     Applicant: City of Toronto

 

DATE:                       November 16, 2015

TIME:                       10:15 a.m., or as soon as possible thereafter

PLACE:                    City Hall, Committee Room 1, 2nd Floor 100 Queen Str. W. Toronto

PROPOSAL

The proposed amendment to the Official Plan is a result of the City-initiated Steeles-Redlea Regeneration Area Study which started in early 2014 and which was recently completed. The proposed official plan amendment applies not only to lands within the Regeneration Area but also to lands bounded by SteelesAvenue East, Kennedy Road, Midland Avenue and Passmore Avenue.

 

Generally, the official plan amendment proposes the following:

 

 

  • Re-designate lands within the Steeles-Redlea Regeneration Area located south of Steeles Avenue East and north of the Milliken GO Station site from ‘Regeneration Areas’ to ‘Mixed Use Areas’;
  • Re-designate the balance of the lands within the Steeles-Redlea Regeneration Area, being the Milliken GO station lands at 39 Redlea Avenue; vacant lands municipally known as 3447 Kennedy Road (rear); and industrial lands used and owned by Anchor Shoring and Caissons Ltd. and municipally known as 0f Redlea Avenue, from ‘Regeneration Areas’ to ‘Employment Areas’;
  • Amend Schedule 2 to the Official Plan to add two new planned but unbuilt road links from Kennedy Road to east of Redlea Avenue to the Milliken Go Station;
  • Amend Site and Area Specific Policy 395 to establish policies intended to support a development framework for the area that, among other matters, requires new development to provide office employment uses and for the provision of new public streets and pedestrian connections to create greater accessibility to the Milliken GO station; and
  • Delete existing Site and Area Specific Policy 104 from lands bounded by Steeles Avenue East, Kennedy Road, Midland Avenue and Passmore Avenue and to add a new Site and Area Specific Policy 497 to recognize four existing places of worship within this area.

Urban Design Guidelines, including a Conceptual Masterplan, for the Steeles-Redlea area are also proposed in order to guide future development on lands in proximity to the Milliken GO station.

 

Additional information is available on the Steeles-Redlea Regeneration Area Study website which can be accessed at this link: www.toronto.ca/planning/steeles-redlea study Lands within the Study Area municipally known as 4665 Steeles Avenue East are also subject to an application under the Planning Act for an amendment to the zoning by-law, Application No. 13 273308 ESC 39 OZ. Lands within the Study Area municipally known as 3447 Kennedy Road (rear) are also subject to an application under the Planning Act for an amendment to the zoning by-law, Application No. 15 126679 ESC 39 OZ.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION

Detailed information regarding the Steeles-Redlea Regeneration Area Study, including background information and material and a copy of the proposed Official Plan Amendment may be obtained by contacting Doug Muirhead, Senior Planner at 416-396-7029, or by e-mail at dmuirhe@toronto.ca.

 

PURPOSE OF PUBLIC MEETING

 

The Planning and Growth Management Committee will receive input and review the proposal and any other material placed before it, in order to make recommendations on the application. These recommendations will then be forwarded to Toronto City Council for its consideration.

 

You are invited to attend the public meeting to make your views known regarding the proposal. You may also submit written comments. If you wish to address the Planning and Growth Management Committee in person or in writing, please contact: City Clerk, Attention: Nancy Martins, Administrator, Planning and Growth Management Committee, 100 Queen Street West, 10th Floor, West Tower, Toronto ON M5H 2N2, Phone: 416-397-4579, Fax: 416-392-1879, e-mail: pgmc@toronto.ca.

To assist with scheduling, you are requested to call the City Clerk’s Office by 12 noon on November 13, 2015, if you plan to make comments at the meeting.

 

Special Assistance: City Staff can arrange for special assistance with some advance notice. If you need special assistance, please call 416-397-4579, TTY 416-338-0889 or e-mail pgmc@toronto.ca.

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

If you wish to be notified of the adoption or refusal of the proposed Official Plan Amendment, you must make a written request to the City Clerk, attention: Nancy Martins, Administrator, Planning and Growth Management Committee, at the address, fax number or e-mail set out in this notice.

Official Plan Amendments Appeal: If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the City Clerk, attention: Nancy Martins, Administrator, Planning and Growth Management Committee, at the address, fax number or e-mail set out in this notice before the proposed Official Plan Amendment is adopted or refused, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision to the Ontario Municipal Board and may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Municipal Board unless, in the opinion of the Board, there are reasonable grounds to do so.

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People writing or making presentations at the public meeting: The City of Toronto Act, 2006, the Planning Act, and the City of Toronto Municipal Code authorize the City of Toronto to collect any personal information in your communication or presentation to City Council or its committees.

 

The City collects this information to enable it to make informed decisions on the relevant issue(s). If you are submitting letters, faxes, e-mails, presentations or other communications to the City, you should be aware that your name and the fact that you communicated with the City will become part of the public record and will appear on the City’s website. The City will also make your communication and any personal information in it – such as your postal address, telephone number or e-mail address – available to the public, unless you expressly request the City to remove it.

 

The City videotapes committee and community council meetings. If you make a presentation to a committee or community council, the City will be videotaping you and City staff may make the video tapes available to the public. Direct any questions about this collection to the City Clerk’s Office at 416-397-4579.

 

Compliance with Provincial laws respecting Notice may result in you receiving duplicate notices.

 

Dated at the City of Toronto this 23rd day of October, 2015.