Construction season opens on Danforth

The east end of the Danforth from Woodbine to Victoria Park will be under construction for most of the summer. The City of Toronto will be replacing sections of water main, the road and sidewalks, as well as sprucing up the streetscape with flowers and benches. The hope is to bring more traffic to the […]

Kingston construction on schedule

Track, road and sidewalk construction in the Kingston Road Village business area is running on schedule. Easan Vallipuram, the City of Toronto project manager overseeing the work, says work along the stretch of Kingston Road from Victoria Park Avenue west to Pickering Street should be finished by the third week of August. Once that is […]

Welcome to construction season in Ward 32

As the old adage goes, there are only two seasons in Canada – winter and construction! Now that Old Man Winter has gone into hibernation, brace yourself Ward 32, as we enter a very busy and disruptive construction season. “No pain, no gain” will be our mantra as we tolerate the temporary disarray and look […]

Construction on Kingston – again

Heading into a third consecutive summer of  Kingston Road construction, Norm Spence says it’s a matter of short-term pain for long-term gain. “It’s one of those necessary things,” said Spence, president of the business community association for Kingston Road Village. “The upside of it is we’re going to get a whole new streetscape by the […]