Leaside News

High-rise on Bayview

In our November 2021 newsletter, we reported on the proposed 25-storey tower on the southeast corner of Bayview and Broadway.

The LRA and local neighbours are mobilizing to fight this development.


On November 4, 2021, Goldberg Group submitted re-zoning and plan of subdivision applications to the City to permit a 25 storey mixed use building containing 288 residential units, and 256 sq. metres of retail gross floor area on the ground floor on an assembled parcel just south of the southeast corner of Bayview and Broadway.

Garden Suites

Thanks to everyone who submitted comments to the City about garden suites. On February 2, City Council will vote on proposed changes to the Zoning By-law that would permit garden suites…

January 2022 newsletter

Top stories: 1) Action plan against the proposed high-rise at Bayview and Broadway. 2) Garden suites. 3) Membership renewals! The full newsletter is online.

Candidates Debate – register now!

Please save the date for a virtual candidates debate on Monday, September 13, 7pm-9pm.

The LRA is organizing this event in cooperation with other residents’ associations in the Don Valley West federal riding.

Garden Suites

The City is proposing zoning amendments for as-of-right garden suites – i.e. a secondary dwelling unit, typically detached, on an existing residential property. Read more about the Garden Suites initiative 

The City of Toronto is running a Garden + Suites survey, to gather public and industry opinion about Garden Suites in Toronto. The survey is open until June 1, 2021.

Neighbourhood Watch

The LRA is gauging interest in a possible Neighbourhood Watch program for Leaside. The aim would be to share information within the community and with police about serious crime and safety matters.

How interested are you in joining a Leaside Neighbourhood Watch program?

Please take our survey.