Recent Activities

  • Held two large public meetings in 2015 and 2016 where attendees identified concerns regarding the 740-750 York Mills and 17 Farmstead development proposal
  • Received 1600 signatures on petitions from residents opposing the 740-750 York Mills and 17 Farmstead development
  • Made presentation to North York Community Council on May 10, 2016 opposing the proposed 260 townhouse proposal. North York Community Council and subsequently City Council agreed with residents’ concerns and refused to approve the proposal.
  • Continuing dialogue with Minto regarding potential improvements to the townhouse development proposal for 740-750 York Mills and 17 Farmstead
  • Preparing for the January 10, 2017 Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) hearing regarding the Minto 260 townhouse proposal
  • held a general meeting of the community on September 26, 2016 in order to receive instructions from the community
  • continued to negotiate with Minto to reduce the scale of the proposed 260 stacked townhouse as insufficient funds were raised for opposition at the OMB
  • managed to come to reach a compromise with Minto to reduce the scale of construction to 192 units
  • appeared at the OMB on January 10,2017 and agreed not to oppose the reduced development