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Not in our Lifetime: Neighbourhood Assembly to oppose the King Street Luxury Condo Proposal

Not in our Lifetime: Neighbourhood Assembly to oppose the King Street Luxury Condo Proposal Date: Thursday November 9th, 2017 Time: 7-9PM Location: 201 Cowan Ave (Basement) Lifetime Developments has proposed a 14-storey and 17-storey luxury condo development at the intersection … Continue reading

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Parkdale Community Benefits Workshops

PCED is hosting a series of Community Benefits Workshops for Parkdale on Wednesday August 30th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm and Thursday September 7th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm*. Come learn about new developments arriving in Parkdale, discuss how they will impact … Continue reading

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Community Benefits 101

On June 29th Parkdale Community Economic Development held their second panel discussion entitled On Community Benefits: Community Benefits 101. This discussion was moderated by Jenn Miller (Aktinson Foundation) and featured Rosemarie Powell (Toronto Community Benefit Network), Mariam Paul (East Scarborough … Continue reading

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On Community Benefits: Development 101

On June 20th, 2017, the Parkdale Community Economic Development (PCED) held a panel discussion entitled On Community Benefits: Development 101. Moderated by Emily Paradis (University of Toronto), panelists Benjamin Hoff (Urban Strategies), Clara Stewart-Robertson (Jane/Finch Community and Family Centre) and … Continue reading

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PCED Learning Series – On Community Benefits

Come learn about how to gain greater community control over development in Parkdale! On Community Benefits is a two-part learning series organized by the Parkdale Community Economic Development (PCED) Planning Project. The neighbourhoodwide planning initiative has been led by over … Continue reading

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PCED Solidarity Statement with the Parkdale Rent Strike

As members of the Parkdale Community Economic Development (PCED) Steering Committee, we would like to voice our support for the 200 tenants on rent strike against MetCap. We call upon Metcap to withdraw their rent increases, cease their campaign of … Continue reading

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We are hiring! Workforce Planning Coordinator for decent work

We are hiring Workforce Planning Coordinator, who will help coordinate efforts for Parkdale’s decent work vision that has emerged from the Parkdale Community Economic Development (PCED) Planning project. The Parkdale Community Economic Development (PCED) Planning project is a multi-year community-based … Continue reading

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