Month: June 2018Page 1 of 3

Heat Warning extended To Monday, daytime highs are forecast to reach the mid thirties with humidex values into the mid forties.

[ms_custom_box backgroundimage=”http://junctioneer.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/4CA43D49-EC9E-41FF-88FE-C90E2BD2C909-300×54.jpeg” fixed_background=”yes” background_position=”top left” padding=”7″ class=”” id=””]Overnight Sunday – Monday low temperatures are expected to be in the low to mid twenties, providing little or no relief…

2706-2730 Dundas Street West, development

SummaryOn August 2, 2017 an application was submitted for a 12-storey (45.03 metres including a 5-metre mechanical penthouse) mixed-use building containing 173 residential units, at 2706-2730 Dundas Street…

2639 Dundas Street West city council item July 4th

This application proposes an 8-storey (27.5 metre, including mechanical penthouse) residential building at 2639 Dundas Street West. The proposed development includes 107 units. Forty seven vehicle parking spaces…

Junction east of Keele Street gets Heritage Conservation District, while west of Keele St, a far bigger area gets no protection.

The Junction Heritage Conservation District (HCD) Study At its meeting on May 13, 2014, Toronto and East York Community Council nominated the Junction (east of Keele Street) for…

Extreme heat event for the Canada Day long weekend. This is the most significant heat event in the past few years.

[bmtextbox type=”warning” title=”This is the most significant heat event in the past few years.” image=”0″]Beginning Friday and continuing through the Canada Day long weekend, daytime highs are forecast…

City residential construction dust mitigation report out.

residential construction dust mitigation report highlights. Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards recommends that: New By-law 1.  [su_highlight background=”#DDFF99″ color=”#000000″]Council establish a Toronto Municipal Code Chapter for dust…

In the Organic Garage July 7th 2018, Sustainable Block Party + Pop-Up Market

 Vegan Social Events Presents: The Sustainable Block Party + Pop-Up Market, Saturday, July 7th, 2018 TORONTO, June 19, 2018 – Vegan Social Events is back this summer with…

The Hole in the Wall one of the best bars in Toronto

Scarlett Road Bridge reconstruction Part 1.

Just the basics as published by the city for this important and historic reno.2008, the City completed a study to address the safety and traffic operations in the…

Dressmakers operating in Toronto 1888-9.

Alexander Miss f Andrews Miss I Baker Mrs __ Ball Mrs M Banfield Mrs ‘- Barber Mrs A M Barker laIrs M Barnett Mrs l Barrett Mrs ]…

Chair images from Tonder, correction notes are in the PDF

 

Arts impresario David Mirvish jumps into fintech with investment in small-business lender FundThrough

Arts impresario David Mirvish jumps into fintech with investment in small-business lender FundThroughlink to article Arts impresario David Mirvish is making a significant investment in financial technology firm…

High Park at Night: Urban Bat Walk, Wednesday, July 4th & 11th 8:30 pm to 10 pm

[bmtextbox type=”alert” title=”High Park at Night: Urban Bat Walk” image=”0” textcolor=”#F88017″]Wednesday, July 4th & 11th 8:30 pm to 10 pm High Park Forest School Join High Park Nature Centre…

Canada Day Picnic 12 to 2 p.m. at High Park

    [bmtextbox type=”alert” title=”Arif Virani MP for Parkdale-High Park” image=”0″]Sunday, July 1, from 12 to 2 p.m. at High Park (Bloor Street Entrance), for my annual Canada Day…

Company types in the junction 1960

[bmtextbox]Firms in the Junction, 1960[/bmtextbox] [bmtextbox type=”bm” title=”Type of Firm” image=”0″ textcolor=”#000000″] Food  9 Textiles  5 Paints, rubber, chemicals 9 Metal-using 19 Other 14 Auto body and auto…

High Park Community Alliance draft review request.

Thank you for your interest in the City of Toronto’s High Park Apartment Neighbourhood Area Character Study. As part of the ongoing community consultation for this study, we invite you…

Canada has three companies in the Global 100 companies, unfortunately they are all banks.

[su_box title=”Canada’s three top global companies” style=”default” box_color=”#F73F43″ title_color=”#FFFFFF” radius=”0″]Number 54 TD BANK GROUP CA Number 42 S ROYAL BANK OF CANADA CA Number 88 BANK OF NOVA…

Greenest Neigbourhoods, Volunteer Training and Information Session this Monday the 25.

Toronto’s Greenest Neigbourhoods (TGN) Volunteer Training and Information Session Monday, June 25, 6-8 PMJane / Dundas Library, 620 Jane StreetRSVP: https://tgn-volunteer-training.eventbrite.ca Would you like to learn how to help…

Dundas St W and Pacific Ave to have some affordable rents and mid price apartments

[su_box title=”Apartment details affordable rents and mid price” style=”default” box_color=”#F9B7FF” title_color=”#F52887″ radius=”0″]owner shall provide at least 1 bachelor, 2 one-bedroom, and 1 two-bedroom replacement rental dwelling units at…

Dundas St W and Pacific Ave to have apartments for 20 years as part of condo planning permission.

[su_box title=”Apartment details” style=”default” box_color=”#FF8040″ title_color=”#F52887″ radius=”0″]owner shall provide and maintain not less than 7 replacement rental dwelling units, comprised of 1 bachelor unit, 2 one-bedroom units, 3…

Junction Summer Solstice Festival Map

 

Fire clock tower on Yonge St. Windows and complete tower visable after decades

Above round windows hidden for decades visible.   Above full tower, building will be renewed, present on Yonge St. After condo finished.     Above site photo, facing…

        This photo shows a sidewalk being used as space to make a concrete form (left) and a dummy form right to support the left…

Music on The Junction Solstice Stage, June 23

You are hearing it here first! The Solstice Stage line-up went live on our websitethis morning. Our public press release detailing the performers goes out to the media tomorrow….

Parkdale, 1st Zero Waste Community Action Planning

The 1st Zero Waste Community Action Planning session will help build a shared vision of zero waste for Parkdale.Here are some of the topics: Community Sharing & Creative…