Category: History and Heritage

Upcoming Events and Good News for the Gore!

Reminder: Open House for Television City on Wednesday, December 6 between 6:30 and 8 p.m.  If you have questions, now is the time to ask!  There will also be a public meeting with the Planning Committee in 2018, so if you miss the Open House due to a holiday event commitment, you will still have..

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AGM – October 26th and DNA Comments on Television City

Hi Duranders, Remember this Thursday, October 26 at 7 p.m. we are holding our Annual General Meeting at St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church 70 James Street South (Jackson Street door).  The agenda and 2016 minutes will be sent out shortly to active members.  Not a member?  Sign up for membership at the AGM or use our..

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Save the Gore – Congratulations on an Award-Winning Campaign!

The ACO has awarded the Save the Gore campaign the A.K. Sculthorpe Award for Advocacy.  The Durand Neighbourhood Association’s first President, Diane Dent headed up this small but mighty group and will attend the dinner to accept the award on behalf of the volunteers and those who signed the petition. Durand volunteers included:  Janice Brown,..

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Updates: Medallion Town Hall, Heritage, 100 in 1 Day

MEDALLION TOWN HALL In case you missed it, about 75 Duranders filled the auditorium in the old Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday, May 17.  We were joined by Rad Vucicevich, Nick Rassenti (IBI), Stephanie Kwast and Ken Chen who presented their proposal for two point towers of 27 and 29 storeys onthe site bordered..

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