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October 22, 2008
City of Toronto issues e-newsletter for Fall 2008
The City of Toronto has released the sixth edition of its online newsletter, Toronto City Update. The Fall edition provides readers with the latest news on City services, innovations and accomplishments in Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government. The current issue can be viewed at: and includes the following:

Toronto’s Recipe for Prosperity
• Among the world’s most economically powerful regions
• New financial incentives boost economic growth
• Outstanding performance and quality
• City wins prestigious awards for using I&T
• Setting standards for financial reporting

Changing Lives, Giving Hope
• City’s women councillors mentoring young women
• City staff sets sight on new United Way target
• Reaching out to at-risk youth
• Legacy fund creates opportunities for Scarborough youth
• By youth, for youth - new sports space in Dorset Park takes shape

The Greening of Toronto
• They plant trees here
• City takes aim at the European Gypsy Moth
• Keeping ravines natural and streams running smoothly
• Toronto watches its waste line

Creative Arts and Culture
• 2008 Toronto Book Awards
• Unique partnerships promoting adult learning
• Winter in Toronto: reason to celebrate

At Work and At Play
• Pedestrians dancing at Yonge and Dundas
• Revitalizing Regent Park
• Making a splash at the Spadina Wavedeck
• Fifty years of yelling “Fore!”
• Kids CAN-BIKE Camp receives prestigious award

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Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. It is the economic engine of Canada and one of the greenest and most creative cities in North America. In the past three years, Toronto has won numerous awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. Toronto’s government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents.

Media contact:
Kevin Sack, Director, Strategic Communications, City of Toronto, 416-397-5277, 416-919-6500 (cell),



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