Rockcliffe

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The Destructor http://torontoplaques.com/Pages/150_Symes_Road.html

The Rose Garden and Roselands ( not to be confused! )https://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/detail.jsp?Entt=RDMDC-S1-4035B&R=DC-S1-4035B

https://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/detail.jsp?Entt=RDMDC-S1-4041A&R=DC-S1-4041A

SPA classification See map 4 https://www.toronto.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/90ae-cp-official-plan-Map-11_1_SPA_AODA.pdf

Removal of incinerator and sewage plant in the 1960’s, but no site remediation and the site declared too hazardous to walk on by Ministry of the Environment in 2018

Inadequate channel and bridge creek at Rockcliffe causes flooding at 501 Alliance even in fairly minor storms

City builds in the flood plain https://static.torontopubliclibrary.ca/da/images/LC/s1-4041b.jpg 1958

In 1980 TRCA rated Rockcliffe as #5 of 30 serious flood risks. First public information session ( this after months of preparatory work) was January 2009

TRCA EA https://trca.ca/app/uploads/2018/03/2014-March-Black-Creek-Updated-Final-Downsized.pdf

Near Drowning and inadequate elevator safety regulations due to new elevators not protected against descent into water filled underground parking

Sale of land to allow expanded meat packing in the district. Will the city sell land used for sewage plants in Etobicoke Queensway or on Scarborough Bluffs to increase slaughterhouse operations adjacent to homes there?

2019 Rockcliffe is #1 flood risk in GTA, estimated $319M damage if a regional storm like Hurricane Hazel repeats