Councillor Josh Matlow

Parks & Recreation

29 06, 2018

Midtown’s Two New Parks!

2018-07-06T21:10:21+00:00

Mona Piper Playground and Cudmore Creek Park (250 Manor Road E) Earlier this month, I was delighted to finally celebrate the opening of our two new midtown parks alongside many friends in the community. I would like to extend a very special thank you to Manor Road United Church and Mona Piper's family in their [...]

Midtown’s Two New Parks!2018-07-06T21:10:21+00:00
29 06, 2018

Moving Forward With a New Accessible Play Space for Brown Public School

2018-07-06T21:07:46+00:00

  I am very pleased to announce that my motion to provide $350,000 in local developers' fees to support the construction of an accessible play space at Brown PS was supported by City Council this week. As you know well, Brown Public School has long been in need of new recreational facilities to serve local students and the [...]

Moving Forward With a New Accessible Play Space for Brown Public School2018-07-06T21:07:46+00:00
28 05, 2018

Ward 22’s Davisville Village Farmers’ Market Opens for Another Season!

2018-07-06T21:19:51+00:00

I'm delighted to support AppleTree Markets, a local Ward 22 non-profit organization, which will once again be transforming June Rowlands Park, every Tuesday between 3 and 7pm, into a vibrant "town square" for the seventh year of our community's popular farmers’ market. The market is a place where you are sure to see friends and [...]

Ward 22’s Davisville Village Farmers’ Market Opens for Another Season!2018-07-06T21:19:51+00:00
6 04, 2018

PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE: New Public Space for Cottingham Square

2018-07-06T20:30:58+00:00

A community meeting will be held about improving the closed-off road allowance between Gange Avenue and Cottingham Street (on the south side of Cottingham Park). This space will continue to be closed, to prevent traffic from going through the neighbourhood, but we do have an opportunity to make significant improvements to its aesthetics and purpose. [...]

PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE: New Public Space for Cottingham Square2018-07-06T20:30:58+00:00
6 04, 2018

It’s Official – Names Approved for Our New Community Parks!

2018-07-11T14:29:10+00:00

I'm excited to announce that City Council supported our community recommendation to support the naming of our two new parks that are ready to enjoy this spring! Our new park at the former Glebe Manor Bowling club site will be named “Manor Community Green”, and our new park at Manor and Forman will be called [...]

It’s Official – Names Approved for Our New Community Parks!2018-07-11T14:29:10+00:00
23 02, 2018

Sharon, Lois & Bram Playground Improvement UPDATE

2018-07-06T16:34:25+00:00

Dear residents, Thank you to  everyone who has contributed to improving  Sharon, Lois & Bram Playground and June Rowlands Park. Whether you were able to participate by attending Tuesday night's meeting, or took the time to share your feedback through email, I appreciate all of the thoughtful insight comments and ideas on how we can [...]

Sharon, Lois & Bram Playground Improvement UPDATE2018-07-06T16:34:25+00:00
2 02, 2018

Protecting our Natural Heritage: Vale of Avoca Masterplan moves forward

2018-07-06T20:11:19+00:00

The Yellow Creek and Vale of Avoca are important parts of Midtown's natural environment. They allow us to escape the hustle and bustle of our big city without ever leaving it. Unfortunately, due to spills, degradation of the ravine slopes, and the natural course of time, Yellow Creek is in urgent need of maintenance. Working closely with [...]

Protecting our Natural Heritage: Vale of Avoca Masterplan moves forward2018-07-06T20:11:19+00:00
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