Response to NAV CANADA by the Toronto Aviation Noise Group (T.A.N.G.) Dec 22, 2017

Many thanks to the Toronto Aviation Noise group for providing this update and for their work on behalf of residents in Davisville Village, South Eglinton and the larger Midtown area.

Please visit the Toronto Aviation Noise Group’s website for an details regarding the outcome of the Community Environment and Noise Advisory Committee (CENAC) meeting, which took place on December 6, 2017.

Members of the T.A.N.G. board are planning on meeting with federal MPs in our the Midtown area to ensure that they are well aware of the situation seek for their assistance.

Helios Report: T.A.N.G.s has responded to NAV CANADA’s response (to the Helios report).  Details can be found on the T.A.N.G website

On the website , you will also see:

The original Helios’ report

NAV CANADA’s response to the the Helios report

Residents’ Air Noise Group of Oakville’s (RANGO’s) response to the the Helios report

 The GTAA presented it’s 5 year Noise Management Action Plan (at the December 6, 2017 Community Environment and Noise Advisory Committee (CENAC) meeting)Click here to read the document:  GTAA’s 2017-2037 Noise Management Action Plan

To see the video or to access the materials from the Dec 6th meeting click here (then either click on the video or any of the links in the additional materials section.

T.A.N.G. will also be submitting a response to the plan.

It appears that we are not the only ones with an issue with the GTAA. Read about it in recent news reports here in this Dec 16, 2017 article from the Mississauga Cries Foul, Votes to Halt Negotiations with Airport Authority

Community Consultation – 537 Eglinton Avenue East

This application proposes to amend City of Toronto Zoning By-law to permit a 23-storey (72.6 metre) high residential building with a 7-storey base building that measures 23.1 metres in height. The proposal contains a total of 128 dwelling units and a total gross floor area of 9,073 square metres, resulting in a density of 16.58 times the lot area. A total of 37 vehicular parking spaces are proposed in two levels of underground parking. City … Read more

The Midtown Working Group asks local residents to support the new vision for Canada Square development.

A new Midtown Town Centre vision for the Canada Square site at Yonge and Eglinton has been developed by the Midtown Working Group and endorsed by Midtown Councillors Josh Matlow, Mike Colle and Jaye Robinson. This vision is a once-in-a-century legacy city-building opportunity on City-owned land, for what will soon be the second most significant transit hub – right in the middle of Toronto. The Town Centre will provide sorely needed education, childcare, affordable housing, … Read more

How to make a submission to City Council and Committees – Instruction Guide

We have had many questions related to how to make a submission to the scheduled meetings for Canada Square. Council and committee meetings are scheduled with a system called TMMIS that can be found on the City’s website or just type ‘TMMIS’ into Google search. So we have prepared a quick tutorial. Read the instruction Guide here  

The Future of Yonge and Eglinton’s Canada Square: Supporting Midtown Existing and Future Residents’ Quality of Life

City Planning has completed its Special Study Area Report with Guiding Principles following working group meetings with residents’ groups supported by an inter-Divisional staff team.   You can find a copy of the planning department’s report at this link: Get Report For Action   Next Steps The Zoning By-law Amendment application for the Canada Square site was submitted to the City on December 21, 2020. The community consultation process with the broader community was put … Read more