King-Queen Queensway-Roncesvalles South End Construction

Roncesvalles VillageConstruction, Members News, Our Neighbourhood, Parking

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

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

#ShopRoncy

Roncesvalles VillageHolidays, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

Shop Roncy! Whether you have been… strolling the street and shopping the many new shop-window displays for gifts and essentials for curbside pickup; shopping in-store at the grocery and specialty food shops; stopping in at local eateries for takeout; ordering from our local shops or restaurants for local delivery; using services that are sanitizing at the highest level or offering … Read More

Show Your Love for Roncy!

Roncesvalles VillageOur Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

Help us to share the love about our amazing neighbourhood this winter! Have a favourite Roncesvalles shop, class, building, business, neighbour, school, community group, bar, cafe, or restaurant that you love? We want to hear about it! This February, tag us and use #LoveRoncy on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to share images of everything you love about Roncesvalles Village. Facebook … Read More

Meet Carol Holland

Veronica F.Greening, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

RoncyWorks Green Team Profiles Carol Holland has been gardening with RoncyWorks for 5 years. She maintains three gardens located at 465, 392 and 319 Roncesvalles. In addition, Carol regularly monitors the gardens on the street, tending to them as she goes along. She is quick to help other gardeners who need advice or an extra hand. The RoncyWorks team refer … Read More

Meet Jackie Taschereau

Veronica F.Greening, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

RoncyWorks Green Team Profiles Jackie Taschereau has been volunteering with RoncyWorks since 2011. She maintains the gardens at 233 and 223 Roncesvalles. Jackie often refers to her involvement with RoncyWorks as gardening in the “Public Realm” and for good reason. There are many lessons she’s learnt from maintaining a sidewalk garden, including how the physical design of the bed impacts … Read More

Meet Ann and Rahel

Veronica F.Community News, Greening, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

RoncyWorks Green Team Profiles As part of Garden Days 2018, the Roncesvalles Village BIA is showcasing the dedicated community members who maintain our sidewalk gardens and beautify our vibrant street.  Ann Crichton-Harris and Rahel Schneeberger-Brown maintain the Garden at 482 Roncesvalles. Ann also cares for the garden across the street at 465 Roncesvalles. A long-time resident of Roncesvalles, Ann has … Read More

Meet Abby Bushby

Veronica F.Beautification, Community News, CURRENT, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles, Roncesvalles Village BIA

RoncyWorks Green Team Profiles To mark Garden Days 2018, the Roncesvalles Village BIA is showcasing the dedicated community members who maintain our sidewalk gardens and beautify our vibrant street. Abby Bushby is the Chair the Friends of Dundas Roncesvalles Peace Garden organization and a volunteer gardener with Roncy Works. She maintains the Peace Garden located at the eastern corner of … Read More

Meet Mary Wiens

Veronica F.Community News, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

RoncyWorks Green Team Profiles In celebration of Garden Days 2018, the Roncesvalles Village BIA is showcasing the dedicated community members who maintain our sidewalk gardens and beautify our vibrant street. Mary Wiens has been a volunteer gardener with RoncyWorks since the community group was established in 2011. Mary helped launch RoncyWorks because “she was excited to continue involvement with other … Read More

Meet Karen Pivnick

Veronica F.Community News, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

RoncyWorks Green Team Profiles In celebration of Garden Days 2018, the Roncesvalles Village BIA is showcasing the dedicated community members who maintain our sidewalk gardens and beautify our vibrant street. Karen Pivnick is volunteer gardener for Roncy Works and a resident of Roncesvalles Village for over 30 years. She maintains the garden bed at 413 Roncesvalles Ave, in front of … Read More