The City of Toronto organizes and hosts public meetings then conducts a poll to determine if there is sufficient interest in establishing a new Business Improvement Area (BIA) or expanding the boundaries of an existing BIA. The areas listed below are under consideration.
The Cedarbrae Markham Lawrence (CML) BIA Steering Committee was officially formed in February 2023 after several months of hard work by business and community leaders in the CML community as a direct result of the hardships businesses incurred due to the pandemic.
The steering committee believes investing in community initiatives such as establishing a BIA creates a safe environment where people and businesses can thrive. The formation of a BIA in the neighbourhood of CML in Scarborough will bring visibility to the local businesses and create a strong relationship between the people and the businesses in the community. The steering committee believes the formation of a BIA in CML neighbourhood will:
Tuesday, February 20, 6 to 7 p.m.
565 Markham Rd., Rumi Plaza – Spinzar Banquet Hall
The City of Toronto BIA Office received a request from the Steering Committee to conduct a public meeting to discuss the potential to form a new BIA along Markham Rd. between Painted Post Dr. and Greencedar/Greencrest Crt., and Lawrence Av. E. between Bellamy Rd. and Greenholm Crt.
Commercial property owners and business tenants will conduct a vote whether to proceed to the formal polling stage of approval. Proof of Commercial/Industrial Property and or Business ownership is required.
For any questions about the Cedarbrae Markham Lawrence BIA Proposal, contact email@example.com or call 416-392-7183