Scarborough - Rouge Park News

News on COVID-19 Vaccinations

05/13/2021

To date, 1,531,418 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered in Toronto. 

Community Spotlight: Parents Engaged in Education

05/13/2021

Parents Engaged in Education has just launched two new initiatives that will help families at their Education Bank.

Pop-Up Vaccination Clinics Serving M1C, M1E and M1X

05/10/2021

Some good news to share! We’ve hit an important milestone – a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine has been administered to 50% of adults, age 18 or older, in the City of Toronto.

Learn More: Multi-Tenant Housing Review

04/27/2021

In some neighbourhoods, the City licenses multi-tenant houses to ensure that they are safe and well-maintained.

Meet Your 43 Division Neighbourhood Policing Officers

04/20/2021

Neighbourhood Community Officers (NCOs) work in partnership with local residents and community-based organizations to proactively address community safety concerns.

Public Consultation: Toronto's Next Chief of Police

03/30/2021

The Toronto Police Services Board is in the process of selecting the next Chief of Police. 

Have Your Say: Natural Gardens in the City

03/17/2021

The City is considering removing the requirement for natural garden exemption permits and is seeking feedback from Toronto residents.

Local Spotlight: Parents Engaged in Education

03/10/2021

In February, I was delighted to join local charity, Parents Engaged in Education (PEIE), to celebrate the opening of Canada's First Education Bank, right here in Scarborough – Rouge Park.

City’s Home Energy Loan Program

03/04/2021

On Monday, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) announced that the City of Toronto’s Home Energy Loan Program (HELP) ...

Celebrating Women4Climate Toronto Mentors

03/01/2021

This month, we will be recognizing the City of Toronto's 12 Women4Climate Toronto mentors...

Building the Path: Virtual Resume and Interview Workshop for Youth

05/20/2021

My office, in partnership with the City of Toronto and the Black Youth Fellowship, is hosting a Virtual Resume and Interview Workshop for Youth, ages 15 to 25.

Automated Shuttle Trial Update

05/13/2021

You may see members of the Automated Shuttle Trial project team in the West Rouge neighbourhood over the coming days and weeks. 

Pop-Up Clinic for M1B (Malvern) on May 4 and 5

05/03/2021

The Scarborough Health Network is operating a pop-up clinic for M1B (Malvern) on May 4 and 5 for residents 18 years or older who live in the target postal code.

Learn More: Highland Creek Transportation Master Plan

04/27/2021

In 2012, the City of Toronto completed the Highland Creek Village Area Study to guide growth in the area. 

TTC's Green Bus Program 
Expansion 

04/20/2021

Toronto has North America’s largest fleet of electric buses and we’ve got plans to make it bigger.

Register Now: CampTO Spring Break

03/24/2021

This spring break (April 12 to 16), the City of Toronto's Parks, Forestry and Recreation Division is bringing back CampTO.

Learn More: The Toronto Zoo Master Concept Plan & Technology Master Plan

03/17/2021

Our Toronto Zoo is home to over 5,000 animal constituents and is committed to public education, wildlife conservancy and fighting extinction.

Apply Now: Seasonal Recreation Jobs at the City of Toronto

03/10/2021

Applications are now open for seasonal employment with the City of Toronto.

Shop Local: Support Local 

Restaurants

03/04/2021

While COVID-19 has left lasting impacts on local business, Scarborough restaurants continue to persevere and show great resilience during this challenging time.

Slow Down Signs Available

05/13/2021

As temperatures rise and school comes to an end, we can expect to see more residents, of all ages, outdoors enjoying the fresh air. 

Have Your Say: TTC Fare Policy

05/13/2021

Customer and public engagement is central to the development of the TTC’s Fare Policy and the TTC is now seeking resident feedback.

Registration Open: Spring Virtual Recreation Programs

04/27/2021

Beginning Monday May 3, the City will deliver virtual recreation programs to provide safe, at-home activities for all ages and abilities, including art, fitness and martial arts programs.

Join Us: Port Union Road Public Information Meeting

04/27/2021

I am delighted to share that City staff have completed the detailed design of the Port Union Road widening.

SolarTO: Offering Green Energy Services for Toronto Homes and Buildings

03/30/2021

In support of the TransformTO climate action strategy, the City has created an initiative to assist interested residents in upgrading to solar photovoltaic (PV) panels.

Park Improvements in Scarborough – Rouge Park

03/24/2021

Last week, the City began removal of old playground equipment from the Bob Loptson Playground at the West Rouge Park.

Nominate a Scarborough Hero

03/10/2021

Calling Scarborough Heroes! Centennial College, Scarborough Health Network, The Toronto Zoo and the University of Toronto Scarborough have launched the Scarborough Hero Awards.

COVID-19 Vaccine Registration for 80+

03/10/2021

Toronto Public Health (TPH) has a vital role in vaccine distribution and must follow the Province of Ontario's prioritization plan.

Local Update: 633 Coronation Drive

03/04/2021

I want to thank all the engaged community members, local community associations, as well as Mayor Tory...