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Rooming House Update

Rooming Houses have become a great concern in our neighbourhood. Scarborough-Agincourt was originally designed a single family housing area.

However, over the years, the makeup of our neighbourhood has changed – single family homes are being converted to multiple housing units.

A Community Session on Organ and Tissue Donation



The Scarborough Hospital Community Advisory Council to Host Community Education Session on Organ and Tissue Donation

The Community Advisory Council for The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) will host a community education session discussing Organ and Tissue Donation on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Scarborough Civic Centre.

In support of National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week, recognized across Canada from April 18 to April 25, 2015, the community education session will be an open dialogue addressing this important and vital cause.

Attendees will learn about the current needs as they relate to organ and tissue donation across Ontario and within the local community; hear from specialists in the field; and, discover the amazing impact their life-saving donation could make by registering with the provincial registry.

Presenters include:

  • Ronnie Gavsie, President and CEO, Trillium Gift of Life Network
  • Tracy McCron, Organ and Tissue Donation Coordinator for The Scarborough Hospital Trillium Gift of Life Network
  • Chris Lazongas, Staff Intensivist, The Scarborough Hospital
  • Ajith Varghese, Manager Spiritual and Religious Care, The Scarborough Hospital
  • Helen Farinha, Heart Transplant Recipient

The forum will be held:

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Scarborough Civic Centre,

Council Chambers

150 Borough Drive, Scarborough, ON

Parking will be free (80-100 spots), in the upper parking pad to the east of the Scarborough Civic Centre (entrance from the Scarborough Town Centre Court). Should the gate be closed upon arrival at the parking lot, please buzz security and advise that you are attending the Organ and Tissue Donation Meeting.






Have Your Say on the City of Toronto Budget 2015 – at Budget Subcommittee Consultations at Scarborough Civic Centre

How do you want your tax dollars spent? What priorities do you want addressed in the City of Toronto 2015 Budget? How can Toronto meet its challenges through the Budget?

Click here to see Budget Presentation

Toronto City Council 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.

Public Information Sessions on the Scarborough Subway Extension

The City of Toronto Planning Division and the TTC are planning an extension of the Bloor-Danforth Subway (Line 2) through the Scarborough Centre to Sheppard Avenue. The subway extension will add at least three new subway stations in Scarborough and will replace the aging Scarborough RT.


You can Have Your Say about the proposed Scarborough Subway Extension and learn more about the project from City Planning and TTC staff at public information sessions on:


Saturday, January 31, 2015                                 Monday, February 2, 2015

10:00am – 12:00pm                                              6:00pm – 9:00pm

Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School               Scarborough Civic Centre

959 Midland Avenue                                            150 Borough Drive


The project website is http://www.scarboroughsubwayextension.ca