Tag: City of Toronto

Learn more about #SmartCityTO and get involved

THINK BIG! How would you improve Toronto through data and technology? The City of Toronto will compete in the Federal Smart Cities Challenge and we need your help. Using data and technology, smart cities have the potential to improve all aspects of livability and opportunity in a city– from transportation, the environment, economy, communities, engagement and social…

Toronto’s Free Tree Program

Toronto has adopted the goal of increasing tree canopy coverage from 26.6 – 28% to 40% across the city.  One of the primary ways of achieving this goal is through planting of new trees, with a focus on planting large canopy species. Get a Free Tree Program Urban Forestry plants trees on City-owned land in…

West Toronto Community Legal Services

West Toronto Community Legal Services (WTCLS) is a non-profit community legal clinic and housing help service for low income people in Toronto’s west end. WTCLS can help with legal matters relating to: Landlord and Tenant Law Social Assistance (including Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program) Employment Insurance Workers’ Rights and Consumer Law They also prepare affidavits and…

New City of Toronto website allows residents to see when streets get plowed and salted @TO_WinterOps #plowTO

Are you wondering where those snow plows are and when they’re going to do your street? The City of Toronto has created a new website that enables residents to see when their streets and sidewalks get plowed and salted. Appropriately called, PlowTO, this new feature gives detailed information on the location of the snow maintenance…