Lakeview Waterfront Connection Project Outreach – Lakefront Promenade Park – Sat., Aug. 10 & Sat., Aug. 24, 2013

The following message is from Inspiration Lakeview: Lakeview Waterfront Connection Environmental Assessment – Project Outreach The Region of Peel and Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) appreciates your continued interest and participation in the planning of the Lakeview Waterfront Connection Project Environmental Assessment (LWC Project EA), an exciting and important project that seeks to create a new natural […]

Provincial Byelection Update from Toronto City Councillor (Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore) Peter Milczyn

The following message is from Councillor Peter Milczyn’s Office [I have changed the paragraph structure and added bullets for easier reading]: Good morning, As your City Councillor for Etobicoke-Lakeshore, Ward 5, I am sending you this special enews. After a very busy and exciting Provincial by-election campaign this past month, firstly, I would like to […]

August 5, 2013 Lakeview Waterfront Connection Information Displays at Marie Curtis Park focused on community engagement

I have been following the Lakeview Waterfront Connection Environmental Assessment project for some time. Many other people are more involved with the details and more knowledgeable about the project than I am.  My role, as a volunteer, is primarily to offer one means, among many others, for residents to learn more about the project. Communications […]

The Drug Wars in America, 1940-1973 (Kathleen J. Frydl, 2013)

Around the time that it was published, I read a book by Charles Tart entitled Altered States of Consciousness: A Book of Readings (1969). The book introduced me to a concept that I found appealing. In the book, Charles Tart or some other writer asserts that if one wants to enhance one’s level of consciousness, […]

Post-flooding moisture poses threat: professor (Aug. 1, 2013 Etobicoke Guardian)

Updates: A City of Toronto webpage concerned with basement flooding can be accessed here. A June 30, 2014 CBC article is entitled: “Broken water main causes Etobicoke basement flooding: Flooding affects homes on Evans Avenue.” A June 20, 2014 CBC Saskatchewan article is entitled: “Tips and suggestions for people with flooded basements: Got a flooded […]

Aug. 5, 2013 Information Display related to Marie Curtis Park (including sand beach) features a valuable overview

In an earlier post I referred to Information Displays related to the Lakeview Waterfront Connection Environmental Assessment project. I attended the Aug. 5, 2013 Information Display at Marie Curtis Park and was impressed with the quality of information that was shared, and with the means by which it was communicated. I will share information from […]

Drowsy drivers as dangerous as drunk ones – Aug. 4, 2013 Globe and Mail

I was interested to read an Aug. 4, 2013 Globe and Mail article about Driving while Drowsy. The opening paragraphs of the article read: “Nearly a third of respondents in a recent Insurance Corporation of B.C. survey admitted to having nodded off at the wheel at some point in their lives – an alarming statistic […]

Election stats (over the years, up until Aug. 1, 2013) are available at this site.

To access statistics related to election results for Etobicoke-Lakeshore over the years, click here.  

Reminder from Councillor Mark Grimes: Lakeshore Mardi Gras this weekend!!!

The following message is from Councillor Mark Grimes’ Office: Just a reminder that this weekend is the 10th annual Lakeshore Mardi Gras! Singles, couples and families will enjoy the refreshing open-air ambience of the Lakeshore Mardi Gras in a natural park setting in the heart of the beautiful Lakeshore community. Taking place over a four-day […]

This is it – VOTE today!

This government is investing in education, starting with early childhood education and the rollout of full-day kindergarten in schools across Etobicoke-Lakeshore. For a quick overview of Peter Milczyn’s Profile and Platform, click here.