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January 5, 2020 – Winter Ward Report

Dear Neighbour:

Happy New Year! I would like to wish you and your family a safe, healthy and prosperous year.

Once again this year, I am posting City of Toronto Winter Maintenance Activities on my website. Please visit my website at www.karygiannis.net for updates and advisements of major snowfalls.

My office is here to address any concerns regarding the Scarborough-Agincourt community. If you have any questions or inquiries with respect to municipal-related matters, please do not hesitate to contact my constituency office at 416-321-2788 or you can email me directly at jim@karygiannis.net.

Copy of Ward Report  Ward Report – Jan 2020


Ward Report Fall 2019

Dear Constituent:

This fall, we are continuing the tradition and hosting a Seniors’ Information Session.

The Seniors’ Information Session is designed to help seniors and their families learn about the benefits and programs offered by the Municipal, Provincial and Federal governments, as well as community organizations. Representatives will be setting up booths where you can obtain information and ask questions about the services they provide; discuss issues of interest to you; and, express your concerns.

Illegal Dumping in Parks Flyer August 2019

Dear Constituent:

I have received many complaints that household garbage is being dumped in our public parks within our communities. The City of Toronto Municipal Code, Chapter 548 (Waste dumping prohibited) states that:

‘No person shall place, dump or deposit or permit to be placed, dumped or deposited any quantity of waste on any land, not including buildings, within

the City, including ponds, lakes and streams, except as required or permitted under Chapter 841, Waste Collection, Commercial Properties, and Chapter 844, Waste Collection, Residential Properties’

Copy of Flyer Illegal dumping in parks


Rats Flyer August 2019

Dear Constituent:


It has recently been reported to my office that brown rats have been spotted in your neighbourhood. If you have noticed any rats or other rodents, please call my office.  We are working towards identifying the source of the problem and the area where rats are coming from.  If you have any questions or concerns, I can be reached at 416-321-2788 or by email at jim@karygiannis.net.


Copy of Flyer Rat flyer 2019

Ward Report June 2019

Dear Constituents:

In this June Ward Report, you will find updates on issues affecting our communities and information on upcoming community happenings. As always, it is my pleasure to serve you as your City Councillor. I thank you for your ongoing support of my endeavors at the City of Toronto.

February 2019 – Ward Report

Dear Constituent,

Welcome to the new Ward 22. I would like to thank you for re-electing me as your City Councillor for Scarborough-Agincourt and to extend my best wishes for good health, good luck and much happiness throughout 2019. 2018 brought in many changes to the City of Toronto structure and I want to let you know that I welcome the challenge these changes present! I look forward to working closely with you to ensure that our community is a safe, beautiful and enjoyable place to live, work and play.

Please feel free to contact me should you have any questions, concerns or suggestions with respect to any municipal related matters. I can be reached at 416-392-1374 or email me at jim@karygiannis.net. If you would like to join my email list and be kept up-to-date on the events and issues in our community, please visit my website and sign up at www.karygiannis.net.

Ward Report – Jan 2019

August 2018 – Ward Report

Dear Neighbour:

The Danforth neighbourhood and Toronto, as a whole, has been shaken by the senseless act of gun violence, which resulted in the death of two young women. The Scarborough community is deeply saddened by the loss of these two young women; one of whom had ties to Scarborough-Agincourt.

Guns and gun-related violence have no place in any of our City’s communities. We should never feel unsafe walking around our neighbourhood streets. I have been working with Toronto City Council members to introduce strict measures on gun possession in the City. Please take a look inside this Ward Report to find out how to voice your support for more stringent gun laws in Toronto.    Ward Report – August 2018

Ward Report June 2018

Dear Constituents:

As our community is busy preparing for the festivities and events of summer, I would like to invite our senior residents and their families to our annual Seniors’ Information Session. This year’s Session will feature representatives from government agencies, including Toronto Paramedic Services; Toronto Fire Department; Toronto Police Services; and, Service Canada to provide information on benefits and health and safety tips for seniors. The Seniors’ Information Session will be held on Thursday, June 21st, from 11:00am to 3:00pm at Bridlewood Mall, 2900 Warden Ave.

Our community is also gearing up for Canada Day celebrations. This year’s festivities will be highlighted by the Scarborough Celebrates Canada festival on July 1st at Bridlewood Mall. Please take a look inside this Ward Report for further details.


Read more…June 2018 Ward Report