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DIG IN initiates inclusive community and cultural plans and actions that will contribute to sustaining a neighbourhood that is GREEN • CLEAN • SAFE • CIVIL by fostering improvements in the areas of its social, environment, cultural, economic and physical make up. Please join our Mailing List / Yahoo Group.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Local events this week (June 22-26)

Clean Train Coalition - General Meeting
Where: Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood Centre, 1900 Davenport Road
When: Tuesday June 22, 7pm

"We will be discussing our strategy to build support for the Clean Train movement in communities along the line and our plan to use the Clean Train Pledge Campaign and other strategic initiatives to pressure Premier McGuinty, who ultimately has the say.

We plan to reach out to community groups along the line, and hope that each can send a representative to learn about the pledge and take it back to their membership for review."

Ward 18 Candidates Debate
Where: St. Anne.s Parish Hall, 615 Dufferin Street (east side, north of Dundas)
When: Wednesday June 23, 7:00pm (sharp) to 9:00pm (mix and mingle at 6:30)

"This October we will elect a new councillor to represent our Ward at City Hall. Join us on June 23 to meet the candidates and to hear their perspectives on three key issues facing our community: transportation, development, and the relationship between constituents and our elected representatives."
More info and flyer at:

Metrolinx Georgetown South Project - Open House
Where: Lithuanian House, 1573 Bloor Street West
When: Thursday June 24, 6-9pm

"To review the project scope, current status, and learn about next steps in the design and construction phase."

Yasi's Annual Ride-in Movie Night
Where: Yasi's Place, 299 Wallace Ave. at Campbell Ave.
When: Saturday June 26, 8:30pm - 11pm.

"Join us for bike themed movie shorts under the stars. Bring an extra pillow/blanket/chair if you can. Assorted treats will be available. Hosted by Yasi's Place and Martin de la Rue."

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

DIGIN Meeting, Tuesday June 8, 2010

DIGIN meets on the second Tuesday of every month. Find us at the Wallace Emerson Community Centre (1260 Dufferin Street), 7PM, in the Ambrico Room.


DIG IN Monthly meeting

Tuesday June 8, 2010

Meeting starts promptly at 7pm

Items for Discussion

  1. A conversation with Ward 18 candidate Ana Bailao
  2. Looking for person to help update DIG IN website
  3. Trillium grant update
  4. Jack Fava - suggestions for Sept. mayoral candidate debate
Any further items to be added?
Adjourn 8:30pm
DIG IN will adjourn for the summer and resume meeting on Sept. 8, 2010.