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Review needed for Parade and Picnic to return to Toronto Island: city

Review needed for Parade and Picnic to return to Toronto Island: city

  Ryerson needs to review its plans for the annual Parade and Picnic if the school wants the event to return to Toronto Island, a city official said Friday. But parks, forestry and recreation manager Nancy MacSween said a final decision will be made only after the school has “put forward a proposal for 2015.” “Ryerson will be required to…ensure that they are […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, Off Campus, Top stories
Coun. Pam McConnell said her office supports banning Ryerson's Parade and Picnic from Toronto Island.

Ward 28 candidates question Rye ban from Toronto Island; reason still unclear

Candidates running against Coun. Pam McConnell are questioning the ban of a Ryerson event from part of her ward — a ban McConnell’s office says she supports. Sammy Shaltout, a Ward 28 candidate in the Oct. 27 municipal election, told The Ryersonian he does not think Toronto Island should be closed off to the annual Parade and Picnic. “People should be able […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Rye parade gets booted from Toronto Island

Ryerson’s annual Parade and Picnic will no longer be welcome at Toronto Island — but the reason behind the ban is yet unclear. The area’s councillor, Pam McConnell, confirmed the ban to The Ryersonian on Wednesday, but remains tight-lipped otherwise. “The councillor supports the parks managers’ decision to not permit this event in the future,” McConnell’s office said in a […]

by Zachary Dodds· · News, Top stories