One of the most exciting weekends of the year for people who love urban issues and urban exploring…. or exploring urban issues… Either way, there are 30 walks to choose from starting Friday May 4 through Sunday May 6. Three walks are led by Midtown Mount Hope residents and two of them are hosted right … More It’s Jane’s Walk Weekend!
Which is oooodles of time to pull together a walk for this year! What is Jane’s Walk? Jane’s Walk is an annual festival of citizen-led walking conversations inspired by Jane Jacobs. Jane’s Walks encourages people to tell stories about their communities, explore their cities and connect with neighbours during the first weekend in May. Walks … More Jane’s Walk is one month away
Traditionally, Jane’s Walks hosted in the Mount Hope & Breithaupt park neighbourhoods have been very well attended. Turns out, they are still well attend, even in terrible rainy weather. Mark you calendar for the first weekend of May 2018. More walks again next year! Dawn Parker, Wayne Miedema & Sarah Marsh led a new walk … More Midtown neighbours & friends loves Jane’s Walk!
FRIDAY Start your weekend on Friday evening with the ever-awesome First Friday Potluck! Join your neighbours & Extend-a-Family friends for a shared dinner. Catch up on the week – heck! – catch up with folks you are seeing for the first time since winter’s end! Friday May 6, 2017 6:00pm @ W.A.L.E.S portable building – 19 … More Potluck & Jane’s Walk = No need to leave the neighbourhood this weekend!
Just over the border between Kitchener & Waterloo, at the north end of Midtown, sits the Ontario Die Company property at the corner of Moore & Roger Streets. They have started the process of applying for Official Plan & Zoning By-Law Amendment in order to redevelop the site from industrial to mixed use medium density … More Informal public meeting for Ontario Die Company site redevelopment