Category Archives: Long Branch

Dec. 7, 2015 meeting at Humber College will focus on the next steps for the (tentatively named) Long Branch Neighbourhood Association

Dec. 7 meeting will focus on the next steps for the Association Quite a large group of residents, at a public meeting at Humber College on Nov. 30, 2015, indicated they plan to attend the Dec. 7, 2015 meeting at … Continue reading

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On Nov. 30, 2015, I attended the launch of the Long Branch Neighbourhood Association

Below is a quick overview of the public meeting that took place at the Lakeshore Campus of Humber College on Nov. 30, 2015, for the launch of what is tentatively known as the Long Branch Neighbourhood Association. The meeting was in the L Building … Continue reading

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Lakeview Waterfront Connection – Notice of Environmental Assessment Amendment

The following message (I’ve omitted periods after some of the links) is from Credit Valley Conservation. I admire the communications from CVC as I have mentioned in previous posts related to the Lakeview Waterfront Connection project. Why am I impressed? … Continue reading

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Lake Shore Blvd. West Cycle Track: Dec. 8, 2015 Open House at 6:00 pm at New Toronto Library

In previous posts, I have shared reflections regarding the distinction between rhetoric and reality, as it relates to community participation in decisions affecting residents of Ward 6 in Etobicoke. The rhetoric is impressive, the reality less so; this is presumably … Continue reading

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PE8.5 Revisions to the tree by-laws: Parks & Environment Committee consideration on Nov. 23, 2015

You can access the relevant City of Toronto Staff Report, dated Nov. 3, 2015, here: http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2015/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-85540.pdf Briefly stated, the key information is as follows: “Nov 18, 2015 — This item will be considered by Parks and Environment Committee on November … Continue reading

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Sample letter (deadline is early on Nov. 19, 2015) to C of A regarding 33 Forty Second St.

Update: The application has been deferred > [End of update]   A previous post regarding 33 Forty First St. is entitled: Re: File No. B30/15EYK, A259/15EYK, A260/15EYK – 33 Forty-Second Street Wherever you live in Toronto, and especially if you … Continue reading

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Re: File No. B30/15EYK, A259/15EYK, A260/15EYK – 33 Forty-Second Street

Update: The application has been deferred > [End of update]   City of Toronto Ward 6 Councillor Mark Grimes has circulated the following letter to the Committee of Adjustment: COA – DEFERRAL-33 – Forty-Second The message reads as follows: Councillor … Continue reading

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Warning about drone looking into windows of buildings north of Long Branch Park – early on Friday, Nov. 13, 2015

Following message is from the Long Branch Neighbourhood Watch Facebook Group: “Warning: A guy was spotted early Friday morning in Long Branch Park using a drone to look into the windows of the buildings to the north. He carried a … Continue reading

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Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, 7:00 pm at Humber College Lakeshore Campus, L-Building: Join your neighbours and help create a Long Branch Neighbourhood Association

To access a PDF version of the poster below, click here: LBNA-Nov30-15-meeting-letterflyer For a closer view of the poster, click on the image; click again to enlarge it further    Notes regarding spellings and boundaries Humber College Lakeshore Campus is … Continue reading

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Skedline.com – a great overview of daily news from Humber College media students. Interview with Jaan Pill among others regarding Remembrance Day

Humber College has a great daily live online broadcast, featuring Humber journalism students. What a wonderful way to keep up to date on the news! I recommend this show highly! I was interviewed today (Nov. 9, 2015) at the Humber … Continue reading

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