In Case You Missed It – We’ve turned to a new chapter in the history of our residents’ association. September 8, 1965 – SERA (South Eglinton Ratepayers’ Association) November 2, 1981 – SERRA (South Eglinton Ratepayers’ and Residents’ Association) January 20, 2022 – SEDRA (South Eglinton Davisville Residents’ Association) At our AGM on January 20, 2022, we proposed a change to our organization’s name, which was passed by attending members. With this change, we … Read more
Why join us for our Annual General Meeting on Thursday, January 20th? FIVE REASONS Reason #1: We choose RENEWAL! Reason #2: We want to share some important news with you. Reason #3: Jaye Robinson and Josh Matlow. Reason #4: Hear about what we have accomplished since the last Annual General Meeting. Reason #5: We’d love to hear from you. REGISTER NOW Here is the registration link for the Annual General Meeting … CLICK … Read more
SERRA’s Annual General Meeting is coming up, and we hope to ‘see’ you there! DID YOU KNOW: When SERRA was formed over 50 years ago, it was the “South Eglinton Ratepayers’ Association?”. Eventually, a second ‘R’ was added to the acronym to include ‘Residents.’ As we come through another unprecedented year, and look ahead to our continually evolving neighbourhood, we want the name of our residents’ association to resonate in 2022. So please join us on … Read more
SERRA is one of the many community groups participating in a Community Liaison Committee for the new Roehampton Residence. The Roehampton Residence, located at 808 Mount Pleasant Road, opened on July 3, 2020, to clients as part of the City of Toronto’s three-tiered COVID-19 response. The City has leased the Roehampton Hotel for two years (with an option to extend for a third year) from the property owner. This site has 109 units for up … Read more
As of July 16 2019, the City of Toronto allows the construction of Laneway Suites across the City on residential properties that share a property line with a public lane, subject to criteria: By-law requirements for Laneway Suites Applying for a Building Permit for a Laneway Suite Development Charge Deferral Program and Affordable Laneway Suites Pilot Program You can find out more about this program here.
City Council directed City Planning to establish a working group made of up local residents and stakeholders to prepare a vision and priorities that could be considered alongside the Canada Square Zoning By-law Amendment application. City Council also directed City Planning to hold a community consultation meeting to receive feedback on the Midtown Working Group’s vision and priorities. Residents are invited to a Community Consultation meeting on Wednesday, October 13 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. … Read more
Keeping it green Time to start thinking about our gardens! Register now to receive up to two free trees or shrubs and then come to the SERRA Tree For Me event on May 28 at the Davisville Farmers’ Market to pick them up. Register and review the online tools to help you select the trees or shrubs that will fit the conditions of your property. Residents living in an apartment or condo building can receive … Read more
The Heritage Working Group is offering a self-guided walking tour to all of our residents. This year’s walk repeats our Jane’s Walk from two year’s ago. SERRA encourages everyone to take the walk sometime from May 1st to May 3rd to honour the late Jane Jacobs. We have prepared a walking tour map and a companion guide that describes 24 points of interest. You may choose to walk the entire route (takes 90 minutes) … Read more