Scarborough - Rouge Park News

News on COVID-19 Vaccinations


This week, the City of Toronto opened a mass immunization clinic in Ward 25, located at the Malvern Recreation Centre (30 Sewells Road). 

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.

Have Your Say: SafeTO - Community Safety & Wellbeing Plan


The City of Toronto is looking for additional resident input in the development of a Community Safety and Wellbeing Plan called SafeTO.

Get Involved: Scarborough Rouge Park – Dog Owners Association


I would like to thank those who have connected with my office about creating a dogs off-leash area (DOLA) in Scarborough – Rouge Park.

Family Day in Ward 25


Happy Family Day! This weekend is a great time to get outdoors for some exercise and winter fun with your household, while following public health advice.

Stay, Play & Learn at Home


Looking for new activities to try while staying at home?

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...

Local COVID-19 Assessment



Scarborough – Rouge Park has three community assessment centres that are continuing to offer COVID-19 testing.

Black History Month in Scarborough – Rouge Park


Each February, the City of Toronto is proud to support and host events that recognize Black History Month. 

Celebrating Tamil Heritage Month & Supporting Local Business


In January, the City of Toronto recognizes Tamil Heritage Month...

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...

Watch Online: Political Blind Date


This week, I had the unique opportunity of joining TVOntario as a guest on Political Blind Date! 

2021 Toronto City Budget


On February 18, City Council approved the 2021 City budget after a thorough review. Recognizing that many residents are facing unprecedented financial challenges as a result of COVID-19...

Ward 25 Virtual Budget Town Hall


The City budget determines the levels of service provided to Toronto residents...