Living In Toronto

City of Toronto Awards

The City of Toronto has a large and varied selection of awards, celebrating the best of Toronto. From architecture to literature, eco-friendly businesses to community groups, green innovations to community initiatives. Find out how you can nominate and celebrate the people, places and events that make Toronto the great city that it is.

Upcoming Community Recognition Awards

Community Recognition Awards

Livegreen Awards

Livegreen Toronto Awards

Live Green Toronto promotes and supports the greening of Toronto through key programs and events as well as grants, expertise and a one-stop website full of resources, rebates, tips and tools to help residents and businesses take action to reduce emissions, protect our climate and clean our air.

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Access, Equity and Human Rights Awards

Nominations for the 2015 Access, Equity and Human Rights Awards will open soon. Nominations will close on Monday, May 11, 2015. Recipients will be announced in the fall, and the awards will be presented at a ceremony in December.

2015 Public Health Champion Award

Public Health Champion Awards

The award recognizes individuals or organizations that have made outstanding contributions to protecting and promoting the health of Toronto's residents.

Mayor's Community Safety Awards

Mayor's Community Safety Awards

Mayor's Community Safety Awards recognize the contributions of individuals and groups that have worked to make Toronto's communities safer.

Agnes Macphail

Agnes Macphail Award

The Agnes Campbell Macphail award is given each year to a East York resident that has made contributions as a volunteer to: women's rights, fairness to seniors, criminal justice system and penal reform, international peace and disarmament, and/or access to adequate housing, healthcare and education.

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Toronto Urban Design Awards

Every other year, the City of Toronto holds Urban Design Awards to acknowledge the significant contribution that architects, landscape architects, urban designers, artists, design students, and city builders make to the look and livability of our city.