Portfolio Category: Trees

Environmental Assessment

Citizens have been asked to provide comments on the preliminary report presented in May. These comments will be taken into account, with final recommendations to be presented at another public information meeting in September, 2015. Due to the high volume of comments received, the comment period has been extended to June 19, 2015. You can email...
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Our Park: February 3 @6.30pm

Please join Councillor Jaye Robinson on Tuesday, February 3 at 6:30 p.m. at the Locke Library for a public consultation. The drainage project in Lawrence Park (southeast corner of Yonge Street & Lawrence Avenue) is complete! Now it's time to move forward with the new playground. Senior city staff and the landscape architect will be in...
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Clean Toronto Together

A big thank you to everyone who came out in support of the Lawrence Park Clean Up day on Saturday, April 26th. The rain held and a group of volunteers did some much needed spring cleaning in the playground / park behind Locke Library and the ravine area to the south of it, all by...
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Tree Buddies

A very successful initiative of our Parks and Trees Committee is the ‘Tree Buddies’ program. Saplings purchased by the LPRA (your membership dues at work!) are given to Grade 1 ‘Tree Buddies’ at Blythwood Public School, who take them home to be planted. Each year more than 60 saplings are planted. (Thank you, Tree Buddy parents.) Plans are underway to expand it to...
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