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Feb 21, 2020, 07:00 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment and Climate Change Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert ...


Feb 15, 2020, 07:16 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Feb. 15, 2020 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment and Climate Change Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert ...


Feb 13, 2020, 07:30 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2020 /CNW/ - Based on Environment and Climate Change Canada's forecast, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for...


Feb 09, 2020, 07:05 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Feb. 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment and Climate Change Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert...


Jan 25, 2020, 17:41 ET Toronto Public Health reports first presumptive confirmed case of novel coronavirus

TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2020 /CNW/ - Toronto Public Health (TPH) has received notification of Toronto's first presumptive confirmed case of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in a resident who recently...


Jan 25, 2020, 10:30 ET Mayor Tory encourages people across the city to apply for summer recreation jobs at the City of Toronto

TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Mayor John Tory kicked off an annual hiring campaign for summer recreation jobs at the City of Toronto. The City is now accepting job applications until February ...


Jan 11, 2020, 07:00 ET Free new exhibit showcases Toronto's world class street art and artists

TORONTO, Jan. 11, 2020 /CNW/ - Toronto is home to some of the best mural, street and graffiti artists and art in the world. A free public exhibit called "StreetARToronto You've Changed" will be on...


Jan 10, 2020, 05:00 ET City of Toronto preparing for significant rainfall on Saturday

TORONTO, Jan. 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Toronto on Saturday due to potential significant rainfall. The City of Toronto is advising everyone to...


Jan 09, 2020, 07:36 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Jan. 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment and Climate Change Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert...


Dec 21, 2019, 10:30 ET Mayor John Tory encourages everyone to visit Toronto's St. Lawrence Market over the holidays

TORONTO, Dec. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - This morning Mayor John Tory visited the City of Toronto's historic St. Lawrence Market at Front and Jarvis Streets to promote the market's holiday hours. To better...


Dec 15, 2019, 10:00 ET Unveiling of Toronto's first Automated Speed Enforcement sign

TORONTO, Dec. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Mayor John Tory, Councillor James Pasternak (Ward 6 York Centre), Chair of the City's Infrastructure and Environment Committee and Deputy Mayor Stephen Holyday (Ward 2...


Dec 14, 2019, 11:15 ET Cleaning up our waterways - Tunnel boring set to begin for Coxwell Bypass Tunnel to improve quality of Toronto's waterways

TORONTO, Dec. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Mayor John Tory and Councillor Jennifer McKelvie (Ward 25 Scarborough-Rouge Park), Vice-Chair of the Infrastructure and Environment Committee and the Mayor's...


Dec 07, 2019, 15:30 ET Toronto's Barbara Ann Scott Ice Trail opens officially today

TORONTO, Dec. 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Councillor Mike Layton (Ward 11 University-Rosedale) and Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Ward 13 Toronto Centre) were joined by Mark Garner, Executive Director of the...


Nov 30, 2019, 15:00 ET Mayor John Tory launches a new outdoor skating season in the city

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Mayor John Tory was joined by Councillor Mike Layton (Ward 11 University-Rosedale) to launch the City of Toronto outdoor skating season at the newly upgraded...


Nov 30, 2019, 09:00 ET Cavalcade of Lights at Nathan Phillips Square this evening

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - The annual Cavalcade of Lights presented by Great Gulf will illuminate Nathan Phillips Square this Saturday, November 30 at 7 p.m. with DJ skating parties, live music,...


Nov 25, 2019, 19:20 ET Superior Court grants relief to Jim Karygiannis as Councillor for Ward 22

TORONTO, Nov. 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Superior Court of Justice, today, granted Jim Karygiannis relief from forfeiture of his seat as a Councillor for Ward 22. On November 6, Toronto City Clerk, Ulli...


Nov 17, 2019, 15:00 ET Media Advisory - Mayor John Tory to make public art announcement

TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Mayor John Tory will be joined on Monday by Councillor Gary Crawford (Ward 20 Scarborough Southwest) and Dr. Sara Diamond, President of OCAD University, to make an...


Nov 16, 2019, 09:59 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Nov. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment and Climate Change Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert ...


Oct 20, 2019, 12:03 ET City of Toronto sends emergency assistance to Winnipeg

TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The City of Toronto is responding to an emergency request for assistance from the City of Winnipeg and sending 25 Urban Forestry staff to help with storm damage cleanup ...


Oct 19, 2019, 16:00 ET Large wall mural in Scarborough celebrates community caregivers

TORONTO, Oct. 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Mayor John Tory was joined today by representatives from Toronto Community Housing (TCHC) and East Scarborough Boys and Girls Club, as well as lead artist Amir Akbari...


Oct 06, 2019, 09:00 ET Nuit Blanche showcases creativity in Scarborough and Fort York

Eight projects remain on display TORONTO, Oct. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Last night, residents and visitors flooded the streets of downtown and Scarborough to explore contemporary art for the 14th edition of...


Oct 02, 2019, 20:15 ET Dionne Brand wins Toronto Book Award for her novel Theory

TORONTO, Oct. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Dionne Brand has been awarded the Toronto Book Award for her novel Theory, published by Knopf Canada. It's the second time she has won the award. The announcement was...


Sep 15, 2019, 13:00 ET New wall mural downtown celebrates Frankfurt and Toronto as sister cities

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Toronto Deputy Mayor Michael Thompson (Ward 21 Scarborough Centre) was joined by Peter Feldmann, Mayor of Frankfurt, German artist Justus Becker and representatives of ...


Sep 10, 2019, 20:00 ET Winners of 2019 Toronto Urban Design Awards announced tonight

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of Toronto's design and development community came together at the Palais Royal tonight to celebrate the 2019 Toronto Urban Design Awards winners. The City of...