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

U of T Construction Updates: UTS & Robarts Common

University of Toronto Schools Renovation: Week of March 11  Entrance restoration continues.  South stairwell to be demolished. On March 14, demolition of 713 Spadina Avenue commences. This will take approximately 2 weeks to complete.  During the demolition, one can expect higher than usual noise levels and potentially higher dust levels.  We recommend keeping windows closed […]

Public Meeting – As-of-Right Zoning for Secondary Suites – March 20 at City Hall

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING To be held by the Planning and Housing Committee (Under the Planning Act) Request to Amend the Zoning By-law for the City of Toronto 569-2013 As-of-Right Zoning for Secondary Suites DATE: March 20, 2019 TIME: 9:30 a.m. or as soon as possible thereafter PLACE: City Hall, Committee Room 1, 2nd Floor, […]

Community Planning Meeting – Spadina-Sussex “Community Area” – March 4, 2019

Huron Sussex residents are invited to a series of meetings to help determine the future of the “Community Area”, a 1,590m2 (17,115 sf) piece of land located at the northeast corner of Sussex Avenue and Robert Street. U of T is looking for your ideas and recommendations for this future open space. Background The University […]

Ontario Place for All

Ontario Place for All is a new grassroots community group with a goal of keeping Ontario Place a vibrant, publicly accessible space for all Ontarians. We also believe that any changes to Ontario Place be part of a thoughtful, comprehensive public review process. Sign up now to learn more and get involved at!

Update – UTS Construction Timetable 2019

The first two stages of the UTS Building Project: 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. […]