Cavalcade of Lights

Saturday, November 29, 2014 will mark the official start to the holiday season in Toronto with the celebration of the 48th annual Cavalcade of Lights presented by Great Gulf. Learn more!

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Special Events produced by the City of Toronto

From the delicious Summerlicious / Winterlicious promotions and architecture of Doors Open to the spectacle of Cavalcade of Lights and the all-night exhilaration of Scotiabank Nuit Blanche, Toronto Special Events creates events that celebrate Toronto!

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2015 Pan American / Parapan American Games

As proud Host City of the TORONTO 2015 Games, we invite you to celebrate with us. From our exciting Host City Showcase Program to world-class sporting events, be sure to catch the action, join the festivities and show the world why Toronto is one of the best cities in which to live and visit.

What's on at City Museums

What's on at City Museums

The City of Toronto Historic Sites host everything from fun family events to informative talks and tours.

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Wellbeing Toronto

Try our map-based visualization tool that helps evaluate community wellbeing across Toronto's neighbourhoods.

Traffic conditions and restrictions

Traffic Conditions and Restrictions

Keeping traffic moving is a important priority. The City has developed a number of programs and initiatives aimed at helping you get around Toronto's streets safely and effectively.

New Smoke-Free Areas in City Parks

New Smoke-Free Areas in City Parks

Smoking is prohibited at City sports fields, swimming beaches and some park amenities such as skateboard or BMX parks. Live Tobacco-Free has information about smoking bylaws, second-hand smoke and resources to quit smoking.

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Open Data

Download City collected datasets and freely use the raw files to create mobile apps, web visualizations and more.

Customer Service Standards


Customer Service Standards

The City of Toronto aims to deliver exceptional, equitable and accessible customer service to the citizens of Toronto. Members of the Toronto Public Service work within established telephone, voice mail and e-mail standards.

Live Green Toronto Membership Card

Live Green Card

Live Green Toronto Membership Card

Get your free Live Green Toronto Membership Card and join the growing number of shoppers who choose to support green-committed businesses in Toronto. Show your card at participating businesses to receive special offers and discounts.

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Getting around the City


Getting around the City

Cycling is a great way to get around downtown. The City of Toronto is working to expand its Network of bicycle lanes, sharrows, off-road trails and signed routes. Track the status of projects here, from the approval stages to installation.