Scarborough - Rouge Park News

News on COVID-19 Vaccinations


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

Community Spotlight: Parents Engaged in Education


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


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


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


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


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

Have Your Say: Natural Gardens in the City


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


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


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

Celebrating Women4Climate Toronto Mentors


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


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


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


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


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

TTC's Green Bus Program 


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

Register Now: CampTO Spring Break


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


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


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

Shop Local: Support Local 



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


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


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


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


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


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


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

Nominate a Scarborough Hero


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+


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


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