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13
May

TimelapseTO CityPlace

TimelapseTO CityPlace June 10, 2017

On June 10th, from 11:30 am – 4:30 pm, join us at Toronto Public Library Fort York Branch for #TimelapseTO CityPlace which will be an event for area youth to reimagine the future of Toronto.

Download TimelapseTO Poster City Place pdf

13
May

CPRA Community Town Hall Meeting

CPRA Community Town Hall Meeting

Save the Date:

The CityPlace Residents Association will be hosting a Community Town Hall Meeting with our City of Toronto Ward 20 Councillor Joe Cressy on May 31, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the SuperClub, 11 Mariner Terrace (closest intersection is Bremner Blvd and Navy Wharf Court).

All are invited to attend.

This is the 2nd CPRA Community Town Hall Meeting for 2017, following the previous event with MPP Han Dong as Guest Speaker on March 6th. The format of the event would be basically an update from Joe Cressy on various issues and initiatives relevant to CityPlace and then lots of time for a Question-and-Answer session.

Hope to see you there.

Contact Information

07
May

Janes Walk in CityPlace

Thanks to everyone who participated in the CityPlace Jane’s Walk in of the CityPlace Community on Sunday, May 7th. It was a success!

The event looked at many aspects of this vibrant high rise vertical community and future possibilities including acquiring air rights over the CP/CN Rail Lands to build the proposed Rail Deck Park

Thanks to many including Park People, our area Councillor Joe Cressy, and Ward 32 Councillor Mary Jane McMahon for taking the lead on this great afternoon for a Jane’s Walk in CityPlace.

05
May

TRCA Weather Advisory – Flood Watch in Effect Until Cancelled

Download floodwatch pdf

Source: https://trca.ca/floods/20433/

May 4, 2017

TRCA – Flood Watch in effect until cancelled

Toronto and Region Conservation (TRCA)

Flood Watch

Weather Conditions
Toronto and Region Conservation (TRCA) advises that up to 20 mm of the forecasted 70 mm of rain has fallen throughout the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) in the past 6 hours. The system is predicted to taper on Saturday.

Water levels within TRCA’s watercourses are rising due to the rainfall and there is the potential that water levels will exceed its riverbanks resulting in riverine flooding.

Issues
Due to high soil moisture content in the region and the forecasted rainfall amount, all rivers within the GTA will be experiencing higher flows and water levels, resulting in dangerous conditions. The water levels in many of TRCA’s watercourses are still rising and have yet to peak including the Don River. In addition, the higher lake level has reduced the channel capacity that results in a potential for flooding of roads and trails along streams and rivers including the Bayview Avenue extension and the Don Valley Parkway and low-lying areas. We are closely monitoring other transportation routes and sites adjacent to potentially impacted watercourses.

Please note – this Watershed Conditions Statement addresses river-related flood risks. Please click here for information related to Lake Ontario levels and hazards.

Actions
Please exercise extreme caution around all bodies of water and avoid driving in low-lying areas and roadways particularly at underpasses, as well as the shoreline. Please alert any children under your care of these dangerous conditions and supervise their activities. Be alert for possible transportation delays and road closures.

Toronto and Region Conservation will continue to monitor the weather and watershed conditions and will issue further messages as necessary. This Flood Watch will be in effect until cancelled. For more information please contact the on-call Flood Duty Officer.

04
May

Metrolinx Construction

Metrolinx Construction Update

We were made to understand that Metrolinx construction work near CityPlace Bathurst Rail Yard extends to May 7 due to weather conditions.

2017-04-30_Vac Truck Community Update_Bathurst_EN

03
May

Hunters Landing

Hunters Landing renovation is completed with a new and bigger interior, awesome seating and great community feel!

Be sure to support this local area business starting on May 4th at 11:00 am for their reopening relaunch!They are located at 82 Fort York Blvd (at Iceboat Terrace).

01
May

Beanfield in CityPlace

Beanfield in CityPlace

An update from our friends at Beanfield – Fibre build is in progress at CityPlace and the timelines for each building will be shared in the near future!

As of May 1, any existing TELUS customer will officially become a Beanfield customer. Beanfield is kindly asking that these customers complete the contact form here at https://www.beanfield.com/cityplace and select their preferred method of communication (email or phone). This will allow them to communicate more efficiently with each customer to provide updates.

Beanfield’s Customer Experience Team can also be reached directly at: info@beanfield.com or 416-532-1555.

Beanfield has also offered some helpful FAQs here http://cityplacera.com/beanfield | Download Beanfield CityPlace FAQ

22
Apr

CityPlace Zero Waste Earth Day Clean Up was a Success

Thanks to all participants for making the CityPlace Zero Waste Earth Day Clean Up such a successful event. Thanks to the CityPlace Fort York BIA, Concord, The CityPlace Residents Association, The Toronto Environmental Alliance, Free Geek, Diabetes Canada, CAFE at 66 Fort York Blvd, Macho Radio Bar, The City of Toronto Parks and Recreation staff who provided cleaning items, and the volunteers for making the event a success. Our local MPP Han Dong and City Councillor Joe Cressy attended the event.

Canoe Landing Park was a community hub and busy with actively engaged volunteers for a greener planet! Residents cleaned up litter, and donated household items for reuse, recycling or for waste diversion.

We have other environmental initiatives planned to build upon the success of today’s events.

Much appreciation to everyone.

Community residents engaged in making a positive impact on Earth Day in CityPlace

Volunteers making the streetscape and public spaces of CityPlace clean and Beautiful on Earth Day

Lots to clean but we are ready!

Impact! Reduction of litter in CityPlace

The CityPlace Fort York BIA volunteer appreciation to celebrate a successful Earth Day community clean up

18
Apr

CityPlace Community Clean-Up

Zero Waste Earth Day at CityPlace

Earth Day After Party: 1:00 pm Macho Radio Bar 92 Fort York Blvd. Complimentary snacks and drink ticket sponsored by CityPlace Fort York BIA. Limited capacity, first come first serve.

Download Poster .pdf version

https://www.facebook.com/events/1924340131143282/ Facebook RSVP

Join the CityPlace Residents’ Association and the Toronto Environmental Alliance for an Earth Day celebration & community clean up!

On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017, come by Canoe Landing Park to:
Join your neighbours in a clean up around the CityPlace neighbourhood
Bring your old clothing, household items and electronics to donate for reuse and recycling
Learn more about how you can be a part of building a zero waste city
Celebrate and connect with your neighbours, local zero waste groups and the CityPlace Residents’ Association at the Earth Day After Party hosted by the CityPlace Fort York BIA. Complimentary snacks and drink ticket.

April 22nd, 2017
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Canoe Landing Park, 95 Fort York Blvd., Toronto

To find out more information or to volunteer for any of these events, contact us at cityplacera@gmail.com

17
Apr

CityPlace Easter Egg Hunt Was A Success

The CityPlace Easter Egg Hunt was a success, and a great event for the kids of all ages! We had hundreds of children and families at the event. Here’s the link to a video of the event as it happened! https://www.instagram.com/p/BS8_b77Btns/

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