Recently, our city has witnessed an abhorrent rise in antisemitic violence and attacks. To me, this is not just a community safety issue, but also one that I experience and understand on a personal level as a member of Toronto's Jewish community. I will always stand up to hatred of any kind and work to [...]
About Josh MatlowThis author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Josh Matlow has created 268 blog entries.
Memory Sharing Segment: Guiding Questions: How regular do you frequent Little Jamaica? What would make you visit Little Jamaica more? Is there anything about Little Jamaica that you miss that should be part of its future? Do you think Little Jamaica is effectively serving the community in its current state? If not, why? Highlights: Community [...]
I'm happy to let you know that City Council has approved additional cycling infrastructure improvements in the western part of our ward. This comes as part of the second quarter update of the Cycling Network Plan on infrastructure projects across the city, which will be implemented in 2021 and 2022. The new approvals will allow [...]
June 24, 2021 2021.TE26.1 - (9:30 AM) Permanent Closure of the Public Lane at the Rear of 2104-2110 Yonge Street (Ward 12) http://app.toronto.ca/tmmis/viewAgendaItemHistory.do?item=2021.TE26.1 2021.TE26.7 - (10:00 AM) 350 Vaughan Road - City-initiated Zoning By-law Amendment - Final Report (Ward 12 - Statutory: Planning Act, RSO 1990) http://app.toronto.ca/tmmis/viewAgendaItemHistory.do?item=2021.TE26.7 2021.TE26.12 - (10:00 AM) 101, [...]
COVID-19 Vaccine Information & How to Stay Informed: One of the most important things you can do to help end this pandemic is to be vaccinated. This will not only keep you safe, but your family, friends and neighbours, too. Vaccination is underway for Phase 1 and Phase 2 in the Province’s vaccination program. Details about Phase 3 timing, who is [...]
The Canada Square site at the northwest corner of Yonge and Eglinton presents a historic opportunity to improve the quality of life for Midtown residents. Designated as a Growth Centre by the Provincial government in 2006, the Yonge-Eglinton area has experienced rapid development and a corresponding increase in population over the past decade and a [...]
In 2018 an application was submitted to the City that proposed demolishing the home at 206 Russell Hill Road and replacing it with a four-unit, 3-storey townhouse building. At the community consultation meeting, a number of South Hill residents raised concerns over the configuration of the townhouses, impacts to the ravine and shared insight on [...]
Since my initial motion asking for an enhanced mechanical sidewalk clearing pilot at the Infrastructure & Environment Committee in October 2019, we have finally made some progress toward achieving a more equitable and fair sidewalk snow clearing service in Toronto. We collaborated closely with our local Toronto-St. Paul's Deer Park Residents Group, who spearheaded an [...]
Thursday May 13th, 2021 Hon. Doug Ford Premier of Ontario Legislative Building, Queen’s Park. Toronto, ON M7A 1A1 Hon. Christine Elliot Minister of Health College Park 5th Floor Toronto, ON M74 2J3 Dr. Brown & Dr. Schwartz Co-Chairs Ontario COVID-19 Science Table 155 College St. Toronto, ON M5T 3M7 Re: Vaccine Pre-Registration & Proactive Rollout [...]
May 19, 2021 2021.TE25.2- (10:00 AM) 350 Vaughan Road - City-initiated Zoning By-law Amendment - Final Report (Ward 12 - Statutory: Planning Act, RSO 1990) http://app.toronto.ca/tmmis/viewAgendaItemHistory.do?item=2021.TE25.2 2021.TE25.6 - (10:00 AM) 1913-1951 Yonge Street, 17-21 Millwood Road and 22 Davisville Avenue - Zoning By-law Amendment Application - Request for Direction Report (Ward 12) http://app.toronto.ca/tmmis/viewAgendaItemHistory.do?item=2021.TE25.6 [...]