na Asheri Jamaat (ISIJ) of Toronto, a Muslim organization serving the GTA, has applied to develop a condo complex at the Jaffari Centre mosque at 9000 Bathurst St. — and more than 5,000 people have signed an online petition opposing it.
In December, Canada Post announced that door-to-door postal delivery was to be discontinued within the next five years. That’s quite a change in our standard of service. Many seniors contacted me with concerns.
On Feb. 4, there was a public hearing to receive comments on a high-density application for two 17-storey towers at 9000 Bathurst St. The meeting was well attended. Afterwards, I received many inquiries as to why council did not reject the proposal immediately, and I would like to clarify what elected officials can and can not do.
After years of promises from politicians to extend both sides of the Yonge-University-Spadina (YUS) subway line into York Region, residents still don’t know when they can expect the extensions to be completed.
Amid conflicts and complaints, rapidways make progressYork Region’s efforts to widen Highway 7 to make way for rapidways — dedicated bus lanes to connect residents of York Region to rapid transit — is expected to be completed by the end of 2016.
A Divisional Court, Superior Court of Justice of Ontario, hearing challenging a decision made at the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) for the lands at the David Dunlop Observatory (DDO) in Richmond Hill concluded on Dec. 9.