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Toronto moves forward to operate supervised injection services

November 30, 2016             
 
Tomorrow, in recognition of World AIDS Day, Toronto Public Health will submit an exemption application to Health Canada to operate a supervised injection service in Toronto. Queen West Central Toronto Community Health Centre and South Riverdale Community Health Centre will also submit their applications tomorrow to operate supervised injection services as part of their existing harm reduction services for people who inject drugs.  

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Sightings of coyotes are normal in parts of Toronto

November 29, 2016
 
Toronto residents who live near ravines and forests – typical coyote habitat – can expect an increase in coyote sightings during this time of year. Coyotes are active day and night, but prefer to hunt after dusk or before dawn. 

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Extension of bus bypass lanes will improve transit service on Don Valley Parkway

November 28, 2016
 
The City of Toronto, Metrolinx and the Toronto Transit Commission have worked to expand a program that allows authorized transit vehicles to use dedicated lanes along parts of the Don Valley Parkway when traffic is moving slowly.

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City of Toronto representatives pursuing business opportunities in Central and South America

November 29, 2016
 
Councillor Michael Thompson (Ward 37 Scarborough Centre), Chair of the City of Toronto's Economic Development Committee and Invest Toronto, and George Spezza, the City's Director of Business Growth Services, are currently on a business mission in Central and South America.

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'It takes a village to raise a child' campaign launched to spread the word about Toronto's new Raising the Village initiative

November 28, 2016
 
Councillor James Pasternak (Ward 10 York Centre), Chair of the Community Development and Recreation Committee, along with City of Toronto staff and members of the Toronto Child and Family Network, today launched the Raising the Village initiative as well as a supportive advertising campaign under the slogan "It takes a village to raise a child."

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