Working together for a better community

  •  February, 2020
By Sean Delaney The Emery Village BIA recently held its 17th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Jan. 15 at the Magnolia Event Boutique at 5511 Steeles Avenue W. The meeting was an opportunity for members to review the events, activities and achievements of the past year along with presenting the...

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Executive Director's Message - Dec 2019

  •  January, 2020
The holiday season is a great time to relax with loved ones, recharge, and prepare for the New Year. It is also a good time to give back to those less fortunate in our community, and the 31 Division Holiday Toy Drive has been one way of spreading the holiday kindness. If you still have some last mi...

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Together to keep Emery moving

  •  May, 2019
By Sean Delaney On April 11th representatives from the Emery Village BIA, Dukes Heights BIA, the City of Toronto, Metrolinx, Councillor Perruzza’s office along with local freight carriers, who’s rapid transportation flow of goods is of paramount necessity, met at the Julius Banquet Hall for a...

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Emery Village BIA Exec Director's Message

  •  February, 2019
With the first of the New Year behind us, we anticipate a very busy first quarter ahead of us. January ushered in a spell of unwelcome weather, but also events and opportunities that are of interest to both our readers and our business members. We recently attended two important meetings. First, ...

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Metrolinx LRT open house displays promise

  •  February, 2016
By Sean Delaney Metrolinx held an open house for Emery Village at the Julius Banquet Centre on the evening of Jan. 12. It’s purpose was to share specific details regarding the introductory phase of the fast approaching Finch Avenue West LRT. Metrolinx had 30 boards on display to systematical...

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BIA public meeting a great success

  •  July, 2015
By Sean Delaney On June 17th at the Julius Banquet Centre on Arrow Road, the Emery Village BIA hosted a public meeting for the community that easily surpassed all public expectation and attendance records. More than 500 residents crammed the confines of the hall to hear from officials fr...

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Improved transit but increased driving times

  •  July, 2014
BY SANDRA FARINA Metrolinx is moving forward with its plan for a Light Rail Transit (LRT) system along Finch Ave. On July 9, Metrolinx hosted a public open house at the Julius Banquet Centre at 2201 Finch Ave W in order to present its plans for the proposed light rail vehicle maintenance and stor...

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