RVBIA Statement on Fair Rights to Service

Roncesvalles VillageRoncesvalles Village BIA

The Roncesvalles Village BIA is aware of an incident that occurred at a shop in our community on March 26th that has shed light on reports of similar incidents of harassment. We have reached out to the parties involved to understand what happened.  We denounce refusing service to customers on the basis of their identity. We are working with the … Read More

Ontario Imposes Stay At Home Order – April 7

Roncesvalles VillageCOVID19, Roncesvalles Village BIA

The province-wide Stay at Home Order will be effective Wednesday, April 8, 2021, at 12:01 a.m. and will be in place for at least four weeks. What this means: Sadly we are being asked to only go out for essential trips which continues to create hardships for many individuals and businesses. We are being asked to observe restrictions and health … Read More

Province Wide Emergency Brake – April 3

Roncesvalles VillageCOVID19, Roncesvalles Village BIA

The provincewide emergency brake will be effective Saturday, April 3, 2021, at 12:01 a.m. and will be in place for at least four weeks. 153 ICU doctors signed a letter to Doug Ford imploring the province to ACT NOW to stem the spread as 3rd wave of COVID-19 hits hard and younger Ontarians are ending up in the hospitals. What … Read More

Modified Grey Zone – March 20

Roncesvalles VillageCOVID19, Our Roncesvalles

UPDATE:  Emergency Brake in effect April 3rd has paused opening of patios.  Please refer to the most recent post for up-to-date info on Provincial safety mandates for businesses. On Friday, March 19th, the Ontario government announced changes to the Grey-Lockdown take effect. While indoor dining is prohibited for areas in the Grey-Lockdown level of the Framework, outdoor dining is permitted for Grey-Lockdown … Read More

King-Queen Queensway-Roncesvalles South End Construction

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Updated April 7th, 2021 Latest from KQQR: Effective April 5, 2021, the KQQR intersection will be partially closed to allow the City’s contractor to proceed with Stage 1 of planned construction work. East-west travel is permitted via The Queensway and King Street West. During construction, learn how to access St. Joseph’s Health Centre. Intersection Opens: November 23, 2021 TTC Updates: 504 … Read More

CafeTO 2021 on Roncy

Roncesvalles VillageOur Roncesvalles, Special Events

The warmer weather is slowly approaching,  and with it comes more time outside and…CafeTO back on Roncesvalles! The City of Toronto recently approved an expanded CafeTO for 2021 based on the success of the program in 2020.  On behalf of the RVBIA, Hypitch Marketing will be managing the CafeTO program for our members on Roncesvalles. For Members (Roncesvalles Business Owners), … Read More

In the News: Air Quality Pilot for Roncesvalles Businesses

Roncesvalles VillageCOVID19, In The News

In partnership with Digital Main Street the Roncesvalles Village BIA, is pleased to share that AirQ has been selected to pilot their air sensors as part of the DMS Lab in support of small business. What is AirQ This system audits airflow and CO2 in enclosed spaces. Ensuring that every small business has safe airflow is an important part of … Read More

Places to Shop, Eat, Play and Thrive on Roncy

Roncesvalles VillageOur Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

The winter months can be dreary, cold and grey.  Now more that ever, we are all missing spending time with family and friends and of course visiting our favourite spots (and staff!) on Roncesvalles. So be it Valentine’s Day, Super Bowl Sunday, or just wanting to let those you love know you’re thinking of them, while we can’t be together, … Read More

Shop Roncy Contest

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Instagram GIVEAWAY ALERT!   To show our gratitude for the tremendous support we’ve gotten for our ‘Not For Lease’ campaign we’re giving you a chance to win  1 of 10 $50 gift cards to a Roncesvalles Village BIA business* To enter, please visit our Instagram account and follow the instructions on the THANK YOU post. Contest closes on Monday, December … Read More