Councillor Josh Matlow

E-Newsletter

8 05, 2020

Update on COVID-19: Friday, May 8th

2020-08-14T12:37:53+00:00

A Special Public Service Announcement from Molly Matlow: My daughter Molly asked me to share her latest public service announcement with you all. Please click here to view it. Support Needed for Small & Medium Sized Business Owners and Landlords:  I speak with small and medium sized business owners every day of this crisis, and many of of them [...]

Update on COVID-19: Friday, May 8th2020-08-14T12:37:53+00:00
24 04, 2020

Update on COVID-19: Friday, April 24th

2020-04-30T18:49:22+00:00

Show Your Support for the Frontline Staff & Residents at Toronto's Long-Term Care and Retirement Homes: As many of you know, COVID-19 has been particularly virulent with elders in our community, especially in long-term care and retirement homes where it has been running rampant. As Toronto’s Seniors Advocate, I’m very concerned about, and deeply saddened [...]

Update on COVID-19: Friday, April 24th2020-04-30T18:49:22+00:00
17 04, 2020

Update on COVID-19: Friday, April 17th

2020-04-17T21:20:34+00:00

How To Protect Yourself and Others: There is currently no vaccine to prevent COVID-19. According to Toronto Public Health, the best way to prevent infection is to avoid being exposed: Stay home as much as possible Only go out for essentials (e.g. groceries, medications) once a week Practice physical distancing when you are out Wash your hands [...]

Update on COVID-19: Friday, April 17th2020-04-17T21:20:34+00:00
4 04, 2020

Update on COVID-19: Saturday, April 4th

2020-04-05T15:14:29+00:00

Dear residents, I hope this finds you and your family healthy and well under the unprecedented circumstances we all find ourselves in. I’ve been reading the emails in my inbox- the many hundreds of them every day. In the midst of a global pandemic, every person has their own story and real challenges. While it’s [...]

Update on COVID-19: Saturday, April 4th2020-04-05T15:14:29+00:00
27 03, 2020

Update On COVID-19: Friday, March 27th

2020-03-27T21:58:24+00:00

Dear Residents, This a follow-up to my last update to you on the COVID-19 pandemic with recent government announcements and a focus on several of our community's priorities. First of all, I hope this finds you and your family healthy and well. I know that this is an extremely difficult and even surreal experience for us all. But [...]

Update On COVID-19: Friday, March 27th2020-03-27T21:58:24+00:00
13 03, 2020

Update on COVID-19: Friday, March 13

2020-03-13T23:47:46+00:00

Dear residents, I know that many of you are feeling anxious about our constantly changing reality with regard to COVID-19. That’s understandable. However, I’m very confident that if we work together, and follow the advice of our public health experts, the world will become far more recognizable again over time. On a personal note, I deeply [...]

Update on COVID-19: Friday, March 132020-03-13T23:47:46+00:00
28 02, 2020

Councillor Matlow’s Community and City Hall Update: Winter II

2020-02-28T21:59:15+00:00

Tuesday, March 3rd is “Shop Eglinton Day" You’re invited to join me and Councillor Mike Colle this coming Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020, 11:00am at Jerusalem Restaurant (955 Eglinton Ave. W.) as we proclaim March 3rd "Shop Eglinton Day"! Ontario's Minister of Transportation, Caroline Mulroney has been invited to join us along with local residents, business owners and BIAs to have lunch. Following [...]

Councillor Matlow’s Community and City Hall Update: Winter II2020-02-28T21:59:15+00:00
31 01, 2020

Councillor Josh Matlow’s Community & City Hall Update: Winter I

2020-01-31T22:09:22+00:00

Community Skating Parties This Weekend! I’m co-hosting TWO community skating parties for Midtown residents this weekend - in the west with MP Carolyn Bennett and in the east, with Carolyn Bennett and MP Rob Oliphant. Lace up your skates and join me and my family! Stop by Cedarvale Park's outdoor arena (off of Arlington Avenue) on Saturday from 1:30pm [...]

Councillor Josh Matlow’s Community & City Hall Update: Winter I2020-01-31T22:09:22+00:00
20 12, 2019

Councillor Josh Matlow’s Community and City Hall Update: Season’s Greetings

2019-12-20T18:39:49+00:00

Season's Greetings! Is the Mayor's Housing Plan providing value for money? Mayor Tory should be applauded for recognizing that providing more affordable housing is necessary to ensure that Toronto remains an inclusive city that supports our diverse and vibrant residents. With out of control rents, crumbling social housing, and far too many Torontonians in shelters [...]

Councillor Josh Matlow’s Community and City Hall Update: Season’s Greetings2019-12-20T18:39:49+00:00
29 11, 2019

Councillor Matlow’s Community and City Hall Update: Fall III

2019-11-29T21:19:40+00:00

Protecting Tenants’ Health, Safety and Quality of Life: Toronto’s RentSafe Program Strengthened Leaking roofs, stained carpets, non-functioning elevators, and pest infestations are far too common for renters in Toronto. Some landlords have ignored City orders to fix their properties for years with little consequence; they treat the small fines as the cost of doing business, drag [...]

Councillor Matlow’s Community and City Hall Update: Fall III2019-11-29T21:19:40+00:00
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