RHRA members receive volunteer awards

The Province of Ontario has recognized four long-time members of the Regal Heights Residents’ Association for their work with the group. Members were honoured with the Ontario Volunteer Service Award at a ceremony on April 7 at the beautifully renovated Grand Symes Room. Harry Lay, Peter Norman, Severino Centritto, and Art Dacks were awarded a […]

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Regal Heights to get Garrison Creek signs

Regal Heights is about to get four new decorative street signs that recognize the importance Garrison Creek in the community. Councillor Cesar Palacio generously offered to support the project. In the coming months, signs similar to the one shown in the concept drawing will be installed at the following intersections: Rosemount and Lauder Springmount and […]

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Historical Plaque Ceremony Regal Road School

On September 24, 2007, a plaque was unveiled at Regal Road School recognizing the restoration of the portico by a combined effort of the Regal Heights Residents’ Association, Councillor Palacio’s office, the Toronto District School Board and Heritage Toronto. Mary Bull, who lives in the area and is a descendant of the original owner of […]

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Regal Heights Residents Honoured with Canada 150 Award

Residents of Regal Heights were among citizens honoured Thursday night at the Davenport Canada 150 Leadership Awards. Four of the 16 awards presented by Davenport MP Julie Dzerowicz went to people from the neighbourhood: Florence Watts, Margaret Smith, Dave Meslin and John Keating. All are active members of the Regal Heights Residents’ Association. The federal […]

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Lt John Roberts Kenmure Lane

On Wednesday November 15th there was a naming ceremony for Lt John Roberts Kenmure Lane in the south east part of Regal Heights. The following is a note from Councillor Palacio: .   Dear Friends, Hope this e-mail finds you well. Earlier this year, my office worked in partnership with Ms. Debbie Vrbicek to name […]

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Dufferin / St Clair Library and the Murals

The following is an account of the renovations at the Dufferin St. Clair Library as published in Spacing Magazine in 2008. The story features the murals that were preserved at that time in part due to the advocacy and fund raising from the Real Heights Residents’ Association .   A new and old look for […]

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Revitalization of St. Clair and Westmount

The following story was published in Living Toronto Journal and features the redevelopment 1151 St. Clair Ave. W. on the edge of Regal Heights. We look forward to the outcome of this ambitious project!The full article can be found by clicking here! . . . Build It and They Will Come Posted on October 27, 2017 […]

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