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Apr 28, 2019, 12:52 ET City of Toronto celebrates 60 years of cherry blossoms in High Park

TORONTO, April 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Mayor John Tory was joined today by Takako Ito, the Consul General of Japan in Toronto, to honour and celebrate the 60th anniversary of Tokyo's donation of 2,000...


Mar 31, 2019, 16:45 ET Professional basketball player Danny Green and Rozaay Management encourage Torontonians to 'Return the Love' by adopting a Second Chance Dog

TORONTO, March 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Professional basketball player Danny Green and representatives of creative agency Rozaay Management today joined staff of Toronto Animal Services to tour the North...


Mar 24, 2019, 09:24 ET City of Toronto recognizes World TB Day

TORONTO, March 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, March 24, has been proclaimed World TB Day in the City of Toronto. Toronto Public Health, community partners and the Stop TB Partnership are working together to ...


Mar 15, 2019, 05:00 ET City of Toronto to undertake pothole repair blitz on Saturday

TORONTO, March 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Temperatures are rising again and with that City of Toronto crews are mobilizing for another pothole repair blitz this Saturday, March 16. The City expects to conduct...


Mar 03, 2019, 07:41 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, March 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Mar 01, 2019, 05:00 ET City of Toronto plans snow removal operation to enhance safety

TORONTO, March 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The City of Toronto will begin removing snow from neighbourhood and arterial streets at various times and locations over the next five to seven days. Dozens of crews...


Feb 27, 2019, 07:39 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Feb 22, 2019, 05:00 ET Toronto launches first pothole repair blitz of the year

TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2019 /CNW/ - It's time for the first pothole blitz of the year. Crews will mobilize this Saturday, February 23 to repair as many potholes as possible on Toronto's streets. It's...


Feb 18, 2019, 07:20 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Feb. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Feb 09, 2019, 07:25 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Feb. 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert as of noon today....


Feb 08, 2019, 08:33 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Feb 02, 2019, 07:25 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Feb. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert as of noon today....


Jan 16, 2019, 07:36 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Jan 13, 2019, 07:33 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Jan. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert as of noon today....


Jan 12, 2019, 07:35 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Jan. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Nov 10, 2018, 11:30 ET City of Toronto rededicates Coronation Park to honour veterans

TORONTO, Nov. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Mayor John Tory was joined today by the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, members of the Canadian Armed Forces and members of the...


Nov 04, 2018, 07:00 ET City of Toronto leads a pan-Canadian business mission to Web Summit

TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - Mayor John Tory will be joined by Councillor Michael Thompson (Ward 37 Scarborough Centre), Chair of the Economic Development Committee and multiple partners on a...


Oct 10, 2018, 20:00 ET David Chariandy wins the 2018 Toronto Book Award for his novel Brother

TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - David Chariandy is the winner of the 2018 Toronto Book Award for his novel Brother, published by McClelland & Stewart. The announcement was made Wednesday evening at an ...


Oct 06, 2018, 10:00 ET City of Toronto names a section of the Waterfront Trail in memory of Councillor Ron Moeser

TORONTO, Oct. 6, 2018 /CNW/ - The Mayor of Toronto joined the Councillor for Ward 44 Scarborough East, members of the community and the Moeser family today to name a Scarborough section of the...


Sep 30, 2018, 07:00 ET Nuit Blanche all-nighter shines a light on creativity in Scarborough and downtown, 10 projects remain on display through October 8

TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Last night and into the early hours of Sunday, residents and visitors filled the streets of downtown Toronto and parts of Scarborough to explore contemporary art for...


Sep 16, 2018, 12:13 ET City of Toronto celebrates reopening of Earl Bales Community Centre

TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - The Mayor of Toronto joined the councillor for Ward 10 York Centre, members of the community and City staff to celebrate the official reopening of Earl Bales Community ...


Sep 03, 2018, 16:00 ET City of Toronto Vision Zero programming enhances safety for students heading back to class

TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2018 /CNW/ - The City of Toronto Vision Zero Road Safety Plan includes several initiatives that support the safety, education and wellbeing of all students as they head back to...


Jul 15, 2018, 07:16 ET Heat Warning issued for Toronto

TORONTO, July 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment and Climate Change Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued a Heat Warning for Toronto today....


Jul 02, 2018, 13:39 ET City of Toronto extends hours at eight pools to help residents cool off

TORONTO, July 2, 2018 /CNW/ - The City will extend hours at eight outdoor pools to help residents escape the heat. This is the second time this summer that pool hours have been extended. The...


Jul 01, 2018, 10:00 ET City of Toronto extends hours at eight pools to help residents cool off

TORONTO, July 1, 2018 /CNW/ - The City will extend hours at eight outdoor pools to help residents escape the heat. This is the first time this summer that pool hours have been extended. The following ...