Citizen politics, unlike party politics, does not seek to change government, but to improve it by watchfulness, oversight and advice
- Ursula Franklin

Update – UTS Construction Timetable 2019

The first two stages of the UTS Building Project:

  1. 713 Spadina Avenue demolition & abatement:
    Hoarding starting Jan 23
    – Abatement starting Jan 28
    – Demolition starting Feb 11
    – Pavement work starting Feb 25
    – Re-locate hoarding Mar 3
    NOTE: Parking access through Spadina will be restricted from Jan 23 to Mar 5. During this period, access to UTS parking lot and resident parking on the north side of Washington will be through the laneway, east of 2 Washington Ave.
  2. UTS Building – 371 Bloor early works:
    – Interior hoarding starting Feb 4
    – South stair demolition & abatement starting Mar 4
  3. CONTACTS
    Sean O’Molloy, Senior Project Manager, Project Management – 416-978-8136 or sean.omolloy@utoronto.ca
    – Monday to Friday 8AM – 6PM:   Laurina Mintzer 416-408-1019, Gloria Cuneo 416-978-0630
    – After Hours & Weekends:   Campus Police, Non-Emergency 416-978-2323, Emergency 416-978-2222

    For further information – here is the link for U of T Construction Updates in Huron-Sussex, including Robarts Common, Laneway Housing & Playground and UTS (University of Toronto Schools) & Huron-Washington Park

Emergency Town Hall on Affordable Housing – Dec 4, 2018

Are you a renter? You deserve a safe, affordable home in Toronto. Know your rights, learn about available services and advocate for change!

Tuesday, December 4 from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Alliance Française, Pierre Leon Gallery, 24 Spadina Road

Hosted by Jessica Bell, MPP University-Rosedale including guests:
– Kensington Bellwoods Legal Services
– Federation of Metro Tenants Association
– ACORN
– MPP Suze Morrison
– Councillor Mike Layton

RSVP: jbell-co@ndp.on.ca or 416-535-7206

Tree Talk: Why Trees Fail & How to Keep Them Healthy

Neighbours are invited to join a talk on trees:

Why Trees Fail & How to Keep Them Healthy

Date: Monday, December 3, 2018
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Where: 918 Bathurst Street

Admission is free. Seating is limited.

Registration & detailed information here.

The event is being presented jointly by the Annex Residents Association (ARA) and the Harbord Village Residents Association (HVRA).

Meeting with UTS on Construction & Renovations – Nov 6 at 6:30 pm

Huron Sussex Community is invited to attend a meeting regarding the construction & renovations to UTS (University of Toronto Schools)

St Thomas’s Church – Parish Hall
383 Huron Street (at Washington Avenue)

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

City Ward 11 – All Candidates Debate – Hart House, U of T – Oct 9 at 7:00 pm

University of Toronto Students Union (UTSU) will host a Ward 11 candidates debate on the University of Toronto campus on
Tuesday, October 9th at 7 pm in the Debates Room at Hart House.

Candidates present will be given the opportunity to introduce themselves, followed by questions facilitated by a moderator. Questions for the candidates can be submitted here.

Doors to the Debates Room will open at 6:30 pm.