Please support the growth plan for our community and write to Queen’s Park – Until November 29, 2018

Write to the Minister in support of (OPA 405) Midtown In Focus.   Our community deserves responsible growth! In July, after 3 years of consultations, workshops and reviews, City Council approved a new planning blueprint for our Y-E area called “Midtown In Focus” (MIF). As we learned with the redrafting of our city ward boundaries, the provincial government has almost total power over municipal matters and so, the MIF Proposal has to be approved by … Read morePlease support the growth plan for our community and write to Queen’s Park – Until November 29, 2018

Town Hall and panel discussions on community safety – November 25, 2018

There are two community safety meetings being held on Sunday November 25th, 2018; one for Toronto St. Paul’s and one for Don Valley West. Please refer to the posters below for details . St. Paul’s panel discussion Holy Blossom Temple, 1950 Bathurst Street Sunday November 25, 2018 from 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Don Valley West Town Hall Agricola Finnish Lutheran Church, 25 Old York Mills Road Sunday November 25, 2018 from 3:00 PM – … Read moreTown Hall and panel discussions on community safety – November 25, 2018

November 12, 2018 – Newsletter

There is lots going on in our neighbourhood! Dear Resident, President’s message After much drama and concerns whether the City Clerk would be ready to organize an election on October 22, the election did finally take place without incident. Congratulations to Josh Matlow for being re-elected as councillor in Ward 12, Toronto-St. Paul’s, and Jaye Robinson as councillor in Ward 15, Don Valley West. We also thank incumbent councillors Jon Burnside and Joe Mihevc for their past … Read moreNovember 12, 2018 – Newsletter

Settlement Agreement reached for 18 Brownlow (Now known as 71 Redpath)

Together we can make a difference! After nearly 3 years and countless hours, we finally reached a settlement for the 18 Brownlow (71 Redpath) development.It was a team effort involving our councillor, Josh Matlow, city planning and legal staff and the community. After 5 Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) pre-hearings and 2 years, we obtained a number of major concessions from the developer. Throughout all of this we enjoyed Josh’s very active support. The development was scaled back from two towers … Read moreSettlement Agreement reached for 18 Brownlow (Now known as 71 Redpath)

Neighbourhood Character Guidelines

A pilot project to establish design guidelines for a mature urban neighbourhood has been recently completed in the Long Branch area. This area faces many similar challenges to those in SERRA. To find out more about the results of this study, click here. The Long Branch Neighbourhood Character Guidelines aim to ensure that future development within this community is undertaken in a manner which is sensitive and generally consistent with the existing physical character of … Read moreNeighbourhood Character Guidelines

Letter in support of OPA 405 (MIF) – November 17, 2018

Nov 17, 2018 The Honourable Steve Clark Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing 777 Bay Street, Floor 17 Toronto, ON M5G 2E5 Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing Municipal Services Division Municipal Services Office – Central Ontario 777 Bay Street, Floor 13, Toronto, ON M5G 2E5   RE: Approval of the City of Toronto – OPA No. 405. (EBR Registry Number: 013-3483, Ministry Reference Number: 20-OP-187916)   The South Eglinton Ratepayers’ and Residents’ Association (SERRA) … Read moreLetter in support of OPA 405 (MIF) – November 17, 2018

Get your free trees or shrubs – at our next Tree for Me event – Saturday October 13, 2018

Once again, SERRA will be hosting a Tree for Me event. Date: Saturday October 13, 2018 Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Location: The Church of the Transfiguration, 111 Manor Road East, Toronto. Please visit the Tree for Me website for information about the species that are available, take the quiz to determine the best trees or shrubs for your property and get ready to register for our event in October. Registration will close on … Read moreGet your free trees or shrubs – at our next Tree for Me event – Saturday October 13, 2018

North Toronto Historical Society Walk – A Jane’s Walk Encore Performance

This is a repeat performance of SERRA’s Jane’s Walk from May … now teamed up with North Toronto Historical Society. The Fall Walking Tour of Davisville Village: Date: Sunday, September 30, 2018 Time: 2:00-3:45 p.m. (rain or shine) Location: Meet us at the NW corner Davisville and Mount Pleasant (June Rowlands Park) Join us to explore the historic village of Davisville with NTHS and SERRA (South Eglinton Ratepayers’ and Residents’ Association). Discover its people, farms, homes, … Read moreNorth Toronto Historical Society Walk – A Jane’s Walk Encore Performance