Plan to remove 25 trees draws residents’ ire

The city will be looking for the best place for Metrolinx to store construction equipment on Eglinton Avenue after a plan that would eliminate about 25 trees in front of the North Toronto Memorial Community Centre met harsh resistance from residents.

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All quiet on the western stretch of Eglinton Crosstown

Since late summer, shoppers and merchants alike along Eglinton Avenue West have been able to sigh in relief as many telltale signs of the Eglinton Crosstown’s construction — vehicles, lane closures, detours, concrete dust, temporary fencing — have faded into the distance and street parking has returned.

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