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Health warning issued on consuming wild mushrooms

August 27, 2014 
 
Toronto Public Health is advising the public of the potential health risks associated with eating wild mushrooms after a Toronto resident was hospitalized after consuming wild mushrooms identified as ÔÇťAmanita" (bisporigera species), which can be fatal. 

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IdeaSpace introduced as new online engagement tool for Torontonians

August 22, 2014 
 
The City of Toronto has launched a new online engagement platform called IdeaSpace. The introduction of IdeaSpace at http://www.toronto.ca/ideaspace is the beginning of a year-long pilot project aimed at increasing engagement with Toronto residents. 

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Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile Virus in Toronto

August 12, 2014 
 
Toronto Public Health (TPH) has received a lab report indicating mosquitoes in Toronto have tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV). This is the first positive test for WNV in Toronto for 2014. 

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City of Toronto recognized for environmental achievement

August 15, 2014 
 
At the August 15 meeting of the Parks and Environment Committee, Clean Air Partnership recognized the City of Toronto for its progress on meeting its commitments as part of the GTA Clean Air Council 2012-14 Inter-Governmental Declaration on Clean Air and Climate Change. Toronto is the only municipality in the Council that has achieved all of the targets associated with the Clean Air Council Declaration commitments.

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New construction projects on Toronto's main roads

August 11, 2014    
 
Three new construction projects will affect main roads in Toronto:

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