A BIA beautification update - Steeles in bloom for 2021

  •  November, 2020
By Sean Delaney Construction is almost finished along Steeles Avenue W from Fenmar Drive to Weston Road. The Emery Village BIA, along with funding from the City of Toronto’s Economic Development Branch, are bringing much needed boulevard beautification to this neglected but essential corridor. S...

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Jobs, jobs, jobs - BIA is hosting a job fair

  •  March, 2020
By Sean Delaney The Emery Village BIA is hosting a community-wide job fair to connect local talent with local employers. The event is being held April 4th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Famee Furlane Event Centre, at 7065 Islington Avenue, Woodbridge. If you are a business member looking t...

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Toronto building façade program 2020 - It’s not just about looking good

  •  March, 2020
By Sean Delaney The Emery Village BIA recently hosted a vital information session for local business owners to explain the City of Toronto’s Façade improvement funding program. As background, every year, BIA members become eligible to apply for Façade Improvement Program grants. Many who bec...

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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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Franson Crescent comes alive

  •  June, 2019
By Sean Delaney Many in Emery look forward to the third Tuesday of each June, and Neighbours Night Out. Longtime local resident Lee Jackson hosts the community gathering, which this year celebrated its 20th anniversary and welcomed its largest crowd yet. Many of the neighbours brought delectab...

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Emery Village BIA and 31 Division toy drive

  •  December, 2018
Delta Bingo and Gaming Downsview aids 2018 initiative By Sean Delaney Provincial Constable Jennifer Rai, who helps assist 31 Division with community outreach in the Emery Village area, along with other members from the Division, were on hand at Delta Bingo and Gaming Downsview to pick up toy...

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Neighbour’s night out in Emery

  •  July, 2017
By Sean Delaney There are many of us that look forward to the third Tuesday of each June. The event is called Neighbours night out. A very special person named Lee Jackson – a shining example to all of us as an Emery Village resident – helps to make this a better place to live. For ...

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Mayor John Tory Visits Emery Village Offices

  •  December, 2015
Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti arranged a ward 7 tour for Mayor John Tory in November and had the Mayor drop by the EVBIA ofices for a quick visit. Following up on the Mayor’s attendance at our last public meeting in the summer to discuss the plans for the LRT along Finch, Tory expressed interest ...

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