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Expo 1967 Jeff Altman restored videos.

City seek to complete a city-wide State of Good Repair audit of Parkland Trails

Bid info out now, The scope of work shall include but not be limited to the following: High Efficiency Trail Assessment Process (HETAP) information on trails are to…

Junction Craft Makers Market Sept 16th 11am to 4pm Sunday

Sept 16 Junction Craft Brewing 150 Symes Road, TorontoCome on out and enjoy a fresh, JCB pint while checking out some amazing Ontario Makers and their one of…

Dockside Dr pier repair ie sugar beach

    

Ward 18 and 19 and Junction Triangle Streetscape Construction planned by city.

City is requesting bids n the following. Closing date: September 10, 2018at 12:00 Noon

Runnymede Road & Annette St and Runny and St. Johns St to get Accessible Pedestrian Signals

While the intersections in the Junction which need them are ignored Runnymede Road & Annette St and Runny and St. Johns St Accessible Pedestrian Signals. Scope of work:The…

Toronto Water seeks to open Customer Care Centre at 275 Merton Street

Tiff seems to on everyones mind right now , here are two films to see.

  content  SAM ESMAIL’S OUTLAW KING TO OPEN TIFF, Thursday, Sept. 6. upcoming period drama Outlaw King will debutPREMIERE AT TIFF as the Opening Night Film of the Toronto…

Disney LA early on showing undeveloped surrounding area.

Average weight of a railway intermodal trailer car without the truck trailer

With a weight of 273,000 lbs, a railway intermodal trailer car is heavy. One reason trains in Collisions with automobiles are so dangerous.

The might of Mulock Ave Manufacturing past

 G.M.C.Water Systems, The General Machinery Co., Limited 22 Mulock Ave., Toronto  The “G.M.C. Special ” Nos. 21 and 22Absolutely the best value ever offered in an Automatic Electric…

2978 Dundas Streetand the great Junction lost laneway, known as the way among many.

                  The new condo proposal on this site is ending a 100 year old right of way issue in the…

Twenty-live people were each fined $1 in the Toronto Police Court recently, for sweeping the sidewalk withoutfirst applying moisture., 1915

1915 The Sanitary EngineerHERE are the facts about sweeping in the city of Toronto: It is a misdemeanour to sweep the sidewalks without first applying moisture, and further…

Taste of Spain dinner, fundraiser for Sorauren Park, at Junction Craft Brewing, 150 Symes Road

Taste of Spain dinner Join us for dinner and live music Sept. 8 to benefit Sorauren Park & Charles G. Williams playgroundA (Delicious) Fundraiser for Sorauren ParkLicenced event 19+…

Toronto Suburban Ry.

Toronto Suburban Ry.—Surveys have been made for a line from Keele St. to the Lake Shore road, and it is said that construction will be started as soon…

Automatic Cellar/Basement Drainer

Wet basements still a common issue in the Junction, has long been a problem. Here a Automatic Cellar Drainer Is advertised Toronto home owners in 1915. Automatic Cellar…

Imperial Oil Deactivation of current line of current pipeline though Toronto after the new one comes into work shipping fluids

Deactivation of current line• The deactivated pipe will be removed from service, cleaned, filled with nitrogen (like what we put in our car tires), and left in place….

2306 St. Clair Avenue West, New York Pork condos

     From the city docs, This application proposes to amend former City of Toronto Zoning By-law No. 438-86 to permit the construction of a 10-storey (30.3 metre, not including…

Save Exhibition Place from private hands

All text the groupExhibition Place is 192 acres of City-owned lakeside land, whose historical mandate was for public parks and exhibition grounds, and Ontario Place comprises another 155…

The stuff left behind makes a dirty Junction.

The weather is great and there is nothing better than enjoying the sun in The Junction. But unfortunately, large quantities of cigarette butts, packaging and food leftovers are…

1907 J . Campbell, M.P of Junction Campbell Block Fame

J . Campbell, M.P., Toronto Junction, Ont., has been re-elected chairman of the House of Commons Committee on Railways and Canals for the current session. 1907.THE RAILWAY AND…

squashed plans to open an overdose-prevention site

 Staff at Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre is looking at options after the province squashed their plans to open an overdose-prevention site on Monday.The Health Minister announced Monday…

G. R. Brunech of West Toronto exhibit s fine art in London UK

G. R. Brunech 281, Toronto Street, West Toronto  Two water-colour paintings, entitled, “Autumn on Shadow River,” Muskoka, Canada ; *’ Indian Camp on the Ottawa River,” Canada.ANTWERP universal…

Odds found out while researching The Junctions Dominion Bridge Company.

Bethlehem Steel’s Lacawanna plant in the 50s and mid 60s used most of their capacity to roll steel for what they referred to as Canadians and primarily Ontario….

ad for early Junction business

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