Member Notices

Patios On City Sidewalks: Meeting, Online Survey

*Please note that this message only pertains to restaurants that have patios extending onto city sidewalks.*

Hospitality Members:
A meeting will be held at the BIA office with City Staff. If you have not already done so, please RSVP at
Patio Meeting
Tuesday June 27, 2017
119 Spadina Ave, Suite 200 (N-E Corner of Spadina & Adelaide)

Please see below links;
Online Presentation including new proposed permit fees and pedestrian clearance
Online Survey to view proposals and to provide feedback – open until July 14th

• Mid-July: The consultation period will end July 14th.
o We will analyze and use the feedback to update our proposed by-law updates and supportive café design manual.
• Sept/Oct: A staff report will be prepared for a joint committee of Licensing & Standards, and Public Works & Infrastructure for Fall (likely October, which means our report must be completed internally by Sept).
o If approved by the joint committee, the report goes to Council. Again, if approved, the updated by-law may be enacted by Q2-2018.

Visit City website and fill out the feedback form:
Please provide feedback by July 14th, 2017.

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York-Bay-Yonge Ramp Demolition Now Complete

The demolition of the York-Bay-Yonge ramp is now complete. Work started on April 17 and has been completed ahead of schedule. We appreciate the patience of residents and businesses in the neighbourhood during this work. With the old ramp now demolished, the contractor...

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