2016 PB allocation results

2016 PB allocation results

The total Participatory Budgeting (PB) budget for 2016 was $5 million, with $4.23 million for general capital items including common spaces, and $750 thousand for safety projects.

Click on a category (West, East, Central and Safety) to see a list of approved projects and their locations. You can also press Ctrl + F on your keyboard to search for your building address.

Do you need more information on a project or about how to get involved? Send an email to pb@torontohousing.ca or leave a message at 416-981-4072.

West area

Address 
Project Description 
OU B

100 Cavell Ave.
General renovation in recreation room and furniture
12 King High Ave.
Landscaping
130 Vaughan Rd.
Vegetable garden and three benches
1447 King St. W
Paint common room
168 John St.
Flooring 
18 Davenport Rd.
Interior painting
193 Wilson Ave.
Renovation to interior laundry room
193 Wilson Ave.
Landscaping
250 Twelfth St.
Install blinds and furniture
2835 Lakeshore Rd. W
Duct cleaning
2835 Lakeshore Rd. W
Install intercom system
3036 Bathurst St.
Duct cleaning
3174 Bathurst St.
Exterior improvement: gazebo, benches and picnic tables
3174 Bathurst St.
Install blinds, furniture and fitness equipment
34 Oxford St. 
Install furniture, piano and fitness equipment 
34 Oxford St. 
Duct cleaning
340 Royal York Rd.
Duct cleaning
340 Royal York Rd.
Exterior improvements : Bike racks, benches, picnic tables, BBQs.
35 Park Home Ave.
Install blinds, stage curtains and fitness equipment
35 Park Home Ave.
Duct cleaning
35 Shoreham Dr.
Library room upgrades
41 Mabelle Ave.
Construction of furniture and blinds
4455 Bathurst St.
Duct cleaning
4455 Bathurst St.
Install multi furniture
5430 Yonge St.
Corner guards and chairs
5430 Yonge St.
Exterior furniture
55 Outlook Ave.Painting in laundry room
600 Rogers Rd.
Replace three exterior benches
600 Rogers Rd.
Replace flooring and add furniture including fitness equipment.
6250 Bathurst St.
Recreation room improvements including painting, furniture and fitness equipment.
6250 Bathurst St.
Canopy
7 and 11 Arleta Ave. 
New pool table and table tennis
91 Augusta Ave. 
Bingo machine, ceiling tiles, and roll-up window in kitchen
91 Augusta Ave. 
Bike racks
98 Cavell Ave.
Exterior furniture 
OU C

1025 Scarlett Rd.
Transfer craft room into exercise room. Remove kitchen area including counters. Install treadmill, stair climber, rowing machine, TV mounted. FOB entry into exercise room.
1901 Weston Rd.
Laundry room upgrades: New benches, countertop and painting
2 & 9 Arbor Dell Rd.
Create a new garden area (17 ft. wide by 23 ft.) 
2 & 9 Arbor Dell Rd.
Laundry room upgrades
2067 Islington Ave. 
Paint hallways and unit doors including frames on all six floors and baseboards
2350 Finch Ave. W
Stairway upgrades to include painting of all paintable surfaces including railings, floor, walls, ceilings, doors and trims.
2350 Finch Ave. W
Remove existing carpet and replace with new porcelain
2765 Islington Ave.
Duct cleaning 
75 Tandridge Cres.
Benches installed around the playground and basketball court areas. Basketball court upgrades.
900-910 Queen's Plate Dr.
Common room upgrades including painting, replacing carpet with porcelain tiles, and installation of new blinds.
900-910 Queen's Plate Dr.
Paint hallways
OU D
 1-25 Shoreham Ct. Exterior walkways repairs and duct cleaning
 1-25,50 Driftwood Ct.
The creation of a walkway from 50 Driftwood Court to Shoreham School and duct cleaning.
1286 Wilson Ave.
Re-level the walkway in front of the building. Repave and mark "No Parking: Tow Away Zone" in front of the building. Paint all balcony railings.
1-415 Driftwood Ave.
Duct cleaning
15 Tobermory Dr.
Purchase fitness equipment including a recumbent bike, an upright bike, a treadmill, an elliptical and a rowing machine. Replace flooring on the first floor and paint common areas.
20, 30, 40 Falstaff Ave.
Creation of a community garden, new fencing, locking system, pathway, tool shed and garden plots.
2265 Jane St.
Tree pruning and duct cleaning 
2585 Jane St.
Basketball court upgrades to include a soccer field, a basketball court and benches. New flooring (porcelain tiles) within all common area hallways.
2999 Jane St.Sealing windows and balcony doors
30 Denarda St.
Paint hallways, unit doors and frames including the lobby entrance.
33-45 Gosford Blvd., 4400 Jane St.Exercise room renovations including adding fob access, painting walls, replacing tiles, water cooler, wall mounted TV. Reflective material on one wall and ceiling fans.
415, 367-383, 388-404 Driftwood Ave.
New playground and two benches
OU E

100 High Park Ave.New air conditioning units for breakfast and recreation rooms
102 Tyndall Ave.
Laundry room upgrades and replace flooring in common areas
121 Humber Blvd.
Interior painting
1884 Davenport  Rd.
Landscaping and tree shrub trimming and remove carpet from hallways, service rooms and lobby and replace with porcelain tiles.
245 Dunn Ave.Replace asphalt at turnaround and at front of building and door upgrades. 
3 Laxton Ave.Remove carpets on all floors and replace them with porcelain tiles.
300 Dufferin St.Install a new four ft. fence on Gwynne Ave.
35 Pelham Park Gdns. Playground surface replacement
3725 Dundas St. WPaint common hallways and basement
4020 Dundas St. W
Landscaping of exterior grounds, trimming, grass replacement and new plants for the raised gardens. 
Replace and paint unit doors with unit numbers on each door and paint all rails.
536 Symington Ave.
Fencing upgrades
55-77 Rankin Ave.
Paint hallways painting and front vestibule for both buildings, includes all floors, walls, ceilings, doors, frames, and garbage chutes. Replace tiles in front vestibule.
61 Pelham Park Gdns. 
Paint stairwells and garbage shutes including interior hallways
75 Dowling Ave. Replace existing wood retaining wall at back of property with new and proper drainage. Replace existing building signage with new backlit signage and replace entrance sign along Springhurst Ave.
OU F
10 Old Meadow Ln. Painting and adding a picnic table, two benches with concrete pads and a dugout with three concrete planters.
135, 145, 155 Neptune Dr.Reduce garden box to half the size. Add a picnic with concrete pad, seven new benches, repair two benches with new slats and planting allowance of $5,000.
145 Neptune Dr. Water park extensions and improvements
14 Flemington Rd.Exterior upgrades including replacing benches and picnic tables 
145 Elm Ridge Dr.
Two small wooden rest benches for lobby. 
Paint upgrades including hallways, garbage chute rooms, basement, lobby and front vestibule.
2 Faywood Blvd.Painting of hallways on all three floors and playground upgrades including small play apparatus to junior swing, playground pole light, a new bench and picnic table.
2,4, 6, 8, 14, 16, 18, 20 Flemington Rd.
Paint plaster and all hallways, including doors.  Install bigger apartment numbers on each unit door.
3680 Keele St.Outdoor upgrades: Three picnic tables (by the back garden), two senior-friendly benches with arm rests and trim trees. 
3680 Keele St.
Recreation room upgrades: A computer lab through the extension of glass enclosure, replace carpet on stage, secure windows with safety latch, upgrade washroom with new fan, paint, wash counter and mirror.
4309-4247 Dufferin St. & 757 Wilson Heights Blvd.Landscape upgrades includes re-leveling all backyard patio stones.
495 Wilson Ave.Stairwell upgrades: painting of walls, floors boards, refinish ledges on windows.
Paint hallways and garbage chute rooms, basement, lobby, front and side vestibules.
650 Lawrence Ave.Interior painting 
750 Wilson Heights Blvd.
Repair of pot holes at rear lane and scattered houses. Install senior friendly exercise equipment and remove and replace hallway carpets with porcelain tiles. 
855 Roselawn Ave.Lobby upgrades, install two flower boxes, the removal of bushes and installation of additional row of concrete pavers.
OU W 
1 Mount Olive Dr. Basketball court upgrades
1 Shendale Dr., 275 Albion RdLandscape and lobby upgrades
1570 Jane St.
New gazebo, picnic table and sitting benches
2468 Eglinton Ave. WWindows in door 
3101 Weston Rd.Air conditioning installation in recreation room. Hallway painting including: doors, trims, ceiling and garbage chutes on each floor.
44 Willowridge Rd.Paint hallways, doors, door frames, walls and ceilings
5 Bellevue Cres.Door replacement
5005 Dundas St. W Paint hallways, doors, lobbyand ceilings 
720 Trethewey Dr. Replacement of interior carpet with porcelain tiles
710 Trethewey Dr. Paint hallway, doors and trim on all floors and stairwells


East area

Address
Description 
OU A

10 Deauville Ln.Flooring 
12 Thorncliff Park Dr.Re-leveling of interlocking pavers and landscaping
120 Town Haven Pl.Install fitness equipment and furniture
130 Eglinton Ave. EastNew exterior benches and duct cleaning 
1315 Neilson Rd.Furniture  
133 Merril Ave.Paint eight balconies across three floors and fencing
1420 Victoria Park Ave.Install recreation room blinds, projector, screen and fitness equipment
145 Strathmore Blvd.Replace doors
17 Brimley Rd.Install benches, picnic table and furniture in fitness room
175 Cummer Ave. Recreation room renovations and furniture installation
230 River St.Repaving of exterior parking lot and fencing
252 Sackville St.Bingo machine
2567 Yonge St.Install furniture and a bench
266 Donlands Ave.Duct cleaning 
2950 Lawrence Ave. ERecreation room upgrades, walkway and driveway repairs 
310 Dundas St. ERecreation room renovations, furniture and screen replacement
330 Gerrard St. ECanopy
3330 Danforth Ave.
Exterior upgrades
369 Pape Ave.
Re-level front entrance, painting and ceiling tiles 
4000 Don Mills Rd.Recreation room renovations, install furniture and fitness equipment
423 Yonge St.New concrete planters 
50 Norway Ave.Replace roof gutters and duct cleaning
540 Queen St. EPanic bar
55 Bleecker St.Common washrooms and recreation room upgrades
585 King St. EElliptical cross trainer, upright bike, recumbent bike and furniture 
7 Coatsworth Cres. Duct cleaning and painting common areas 
71 Merton St.Flooring 
717 Broadview Ave.Flooring in common room and installation of arm chair and coffee table
80 Danforth Ave.
Fencing 
828 Kingston Rd.Recreation room upgrades, paint lobby and install two benches
859 Dundas St. EInstall treadmill and outdoor benches 
9 Haldon Ave.Interior recreation room renovations
OU G
14 Rayoak Dr.
Fence lines installation and new flooring 
160 Chester Le Blvd.Exterior upgrades
2 Brahms Ave.Laundry room and recreation room upgrades
21, 17, 11 Allenbury Grds.Tree pruning
255, 257 Roywood Dr.
Exterior upgrades: development of a common space
2739-2743 Victoria Park Ave.Exterior fencing and signage
415 Willowdale Ave.Entryway upgrades and intercom system installation 
51 Parkwoods Village Dr.  New flooring 
5-11 Wakunda Pl.Storm door upgrades
9 Field Sparroway
Fencing repairs
90 Parma Crt.Recreation room upgrades, tree pruning and door painting
OU H

1021 Birchmount Rd.Recreation room upgrades
1201 Midland Ave.
New wood fencing in backyard 
200-374 Bay Mills Blvd.Exterior improvements
2180 , 2190 Ellesmere Rd.Lobby upgrades and community garden
225 Morningside Ave.Exterior upgrades
365 Bay Mills Blvd.Exterior area upgrades and back lobby renovations
50 Tuxedo Crt.Painting of walls in common areas and stairs and recreation room upgrades 
6 Glamorgan Ave.Three BBQ pits, three benches and two picnic tables
7 Glamorgan Ave.Recreation room renovations and install six metal benches, two picnic tables and eight concrete pads .
85-323 Glendower Crt. Duct cleaning and repair asphalt for all walkways 
OU I 
40 Firvalley Crt.Outdoor common area upgrades 
10 Glen Everest Rd.Painting in the recreation room and outdoor upgrades 
10 Gordonridge Pl. Recreation room upgrades  
30 Gordonridge Pl.Recreation room upgrades
40 Gordonridge Pl.Laundry room upgrades
140 Adanac Dr.
Recreation room upgrades
30 Teesdale Pl.Lobby upgrades
31 Gilder Dr. Painting
40 Teesdale Pl.Chute rooms tiles replacements
410 McCowan Rd.Windows replacement 
OU Y
90, 110 Mornelle Crt.Replacement of the exterior stairs, benches and add fencing around playground.
4 Vendome Pl.
Walkway repairs and underground garage ramp repairs 
225 Morningside Ave. Carpet removal in the hallway 
230 Danzig St.Playground replacement 
30 Valia Rd.Storm doors and new patio doors in 32 units 
3190 Kingston Rd.Playground surface repairs and common area upgrades
3479 St. Clair Ave. EMail box replacement 
4100 - 4110 Lawrence Ave. E
Interior upgrades, extend rear garden and add a shed
4175 Lawrence Ave. E Door upgrades 
4205 Lawrence Ave. E Lobby refresh
4301 Kingston Rd.Hallway painting 
444 Lumsden Ave.Lobby upgrades: New tiles, painting, LED lights, mail-box doors, new door handles, furniture.
65 Greencrest Cct.  Install six outdoor benches, fitness and blinds 
404-442 Lumsden Ave. Screen door upgrades


Central area 

Address 
Description 
OU J 
1 Church St.Storm doors, furniture, entertainment and fitness equipment 
11 Sullivan St.Removal of playground and benches. Add bike racks, fencing and planters.
111 Chesnut St.Establish the garden on the ground floor.
111 Frederick St.
Remove and replace front and back screen doors at front of all townhouse units.
12 Princess St.Replace railway ties around garden beds along sidewalk in front of townhouses. Add an extra tie to increase height in all locations. Repair damaged patio retaining wall and add bike racks.
140 The EsplanadeNew elevated planting beds and picnic tables on the roof. Install four accessible picnic tables.
176 The EsplanadeRepair and repaint the hallway, lobby and common area. Repaint the townhouses doors.
1400 Bathurst St.Painting of all common areas including doors, laundry room, walkways and ceilings and a bench installation.
25 Henry Ln Terrance 
Painting the common area
1-49 Henry Ln TerranceReplace all townhouses doorbells
15 Larch St.Garbage enclosure upgrades and metal fencing  
15 Scadding Ave.Exterior improvements and parking garage repairs 
177 Pendrith St.Exterior upgrades
21 St. Joseph St. New mailboxes installation 
22 Mccaul St.Paint walls, doors, door frames, and service doors.
248 Simcoe St.Chairs and tables for recreation room
25 Bishop Tutu Blvd.New furniture and equipment for recreation room and kitchen. Re-tile floor in kitchen, install new countertops, re-finish wood floors in recreation room, paint recreation room and kitchen. Upgrade lighting to LED. Install new blinds in recreation room window and kitchen door.
25 Elm St.Recreation room equipment and rooftop improvements including replacing rooftop awnings, lighting, patio stones and repainting benches and stools. 
316 Brunswick Ave.Eavestroph replacement
341 Boor St. WInterior improvements and installation of air conditioning in the laundry room
470 Melita Cres.
Landscaping around building perimeter including raised garden beds. Install box planters and retaining walls around the building perimeters. Install two hibachis (BBQs) with concrete pads in courtyard and bike racks. 
480 Huron St.Garden improvements to common space backyards which include raised garden beds and tree trimming.
55 The EsplanadePaint hallways and duct cleaning in all units, hallways and common areas.
575 Adelaide St. WInstall new bulletin board and bench in lobby.
6 Henry Ln. Terrance Metal fencing repairs and leveling sidewalk
61 Wales Ave.Step repairs
679 Queen`s Quay WRecreation room upgrades and installing tables and chairs. Build a garden edging for the townhouses garden. 
800, 840, 790 Eglinton Ave. W Installation of benches and stair railing.
OU K
123 Sackville St.Install new front doors, mailboxes and signage 
155 Sherbourne St.Door lock replacements
200 Wellesley St. EExterior upgrades: Install benches, playground, bike racks and BBQ. Underground storage with FOB for bikes.
241-285 Sherbourne St.Install TV, DVD player and fencing 
253 Sherbourne St.Exterior upgrades: Resurface playground turf, planters, lights install fence and dog park.
25 Mutual St.Tenant Association room refurbishment: 25 stackable chairs, two tables, blinds, one sliding door and TV
261 Jarvis St. Recreation room improvements: Paint walls, 30 stackable chairs, three tables, new blinds, leather couch and TV
275 Shuter St.Exterior upgrades: bike racks including fence with FOB access. Paint hallways, walls, ceilings, unit doors, frames, trims, service and exit doors and upgrade lights.
285 Shuter St.
Install intercom system
295 Shuter St.Four new tables and 24 stackable chairs
291 George St.30 stackable chairs and new picnic tables 
389 Church St. New equipment in gym and common room 
460 Jarvis St.Remove hallway wallpaper and paint hallways 
95 Wood St.Recreation room upgrades: TV sound system, air condition, four fans, 40 chairs, folding tables and new kitchen sink and counters.
OU L
10 Boultebee Ave.Recreation room renovations and furniture
10, 20, 30,  40,50, 80 Blake St.Bulletin boards
1080 Eastern Ave.Creation of a vegetable garden including 11 planter boxes and paint common areas 
11 Newbold Ave.Lobby upgrades and tile replacement and floor repairs in stairs
111 Stephenson Ave.Courtyard repairs and paint metal railings 
1167 Queen St. EExterior upgrade, bench and planters.
133 Broadway Ave.Paint common areas and installation of hedges or fencing on the front lawn and three benches
1615 Dundas St. ELocker room upgrades
2755 & 2765 Yonge St.Porcelain tiles
28 Broadway Ave.Benches with conc pad outside the building.
333 Kingston RdStorage shed
39 Harcourt Ave.Upgrade existing mailboxes, replacement of exterior fencing and garbage bin enclose
40 Asquith Ave.Lobby upgrades
426 Coxwell Ave.Laundry room upgrades, paint laundry room and townhouses
50 Matilda St.Build additional community and storage area and renew community room 
520 Kingston Rd. New flooring and hallway painting 
59 & 93 Edgewood Ave.Paint balconies and railings
59 Edgewood Ave.Paint common areas including walls, ceilings, baseboards 
7 Jones Ave.Replace steps outside unit
98 Cavell Ave.Paint, install furniture and fitness
98 Elmer Ave.Paint hallways, railings, doors and ceilings
OU M
1 Oak St.Rooftop garden upgrades: Install a canopy and seating area and remove extra mulch on west side to expand the area. Paint common area.
220 Oak St.Raising lawn at the front of the buildings with concrete retaining wall. Supply and install three benches in front of the building.
246 Sackville St.10 heavy rectangular flip top tables
325, 355 ,407 Gerrard St. & 260 Sumach St.Repave asphalt at 325/355 Gerrard St. Repair interlock of garbage bins of 385 Gerrard St. Repave asphalt and re-level surface at rear and east side of both 407 Gerrard St. and 260 Sumach St. Replace benches at each building with iron benches.
OU X
250 Davenport Rd.Laundry Room upgrades: Paint surfaces, pipes and bathroom. Paint hallways, doors, walls, ceilings, trim and garbage chute rooms. Total of 26 floors to be painted, 25 tenants unit hallways, lobby and a basement hallway
325 Bleecker St.A gate for garbage room, paint metal frame and replace damaged wood slat. Basketball court upgrades: Repaint the surface and lines and strengthen of the basketball nets. Paint the benches. Resurface playground flooring. Repairs to the walkway surrounding the playground and basketball court.
375 Bleecker St.A gate for garbage room and paint metal frame. Install a new awning, park access hut refurbishment, new concrete planters, new LED light bollards, LED Entrance light fixtures and bike racks. Paint existing metal benches.
150 Dan Leckie WayInstall fitness equipment for bike room and games room: Treadmill, stationary bike, elliptical and rowing machine.
261 Jarvis St.Door upgrades
389 Church St. Hallway floor replacement: Remove carpet and replace with porcelain tiles
501 Adelaide St. E
TV installation and outdoor upgrades to include additional benches to match existing benches, new garden beds along the west wall for community planting, additional trees, and provide trellis over existing and new benches



Safety 

Address Description 
OU A
145 Strathmore Blvd.Replacement of two intercom systems
2287 Gerrard St. E
FOB access
4000 Don Mills Rd.Install FOB access
423 Yonge St.Install FOB access
575 Danforth Rd.
Install FOB access and intercom system
OU B
130 Vaughan Rd.
Doors and FOBs
OU C
1, 3  Sanagan Rd.
Exterior lighting upgrade to include replacing existing post lights and wall mounted lights with LED fixtures.
42, 44, 40 Dixington Cres.
Intercom replacement and FOB access 
OU D
2195 Jane St.
Install FOB access
415 Driftwood Ave.
Install FOB access and intercom system 
OU E
190 Woolner Ave.
Lighting 
2 Antler St.
Lighting
300 Dufferin St.
Install intercom system
61 Pelham Park Gdns.
Lighting upgrades 
OU G
21, 17, 11 Allenbury Grds.
Install FOB access
255, 257 Roywood Dr.Install FOB access
5-11 Wakunda Pl. Lighting upgrades 
90 Parma Crt.Install FOB access
OU H 
2821 Birchmount Rd.Lighting upgrades
3847 Lawrence Ave. EInstall FOB access
50-66, 90, 92-12 Empringham Dr. Install lightning in the community 
OU I
400 McCowan Rd.Install FOB access and doors
85 Gilder Dr.Install FOB access and doors
OU J
168 John St.
Install FOB access 
177 Pendrith St.Install FOB access
248 Simcoe St.
Install intercom system
25 Henry Ln. TerranceInstall fencing and FOB access
OU K
200 Sherbourne St.Install FOB access
460 Jarvis St.Install FOB access in kitchen, recreation, washroom and hobby rooms. 
155 Sherbourne St.Upgrade lighting and exterior fencing at rear of building and in tunnel.
285 Shuter St.Replace hallway lights on every floor except basement and 6th floor. 
295 Shuter St.Install intercom system 
330 Jarvis St.Install intercom system
41, 47 Rose Ave.Lightning upgrades
241-285 Sherbourne St.Lightning upgrades
OU L 
1275 Danforth Ave.Lightning upgrades
29 Louvain Ave.
Lightning upgrades
33 Coatsworth Ave.Replacement of lighting in hallways and lobby with LED lights
7 Jones Ave.
Lighting upgrades
98 Elmer Ave. Install FOB access
OU M 
220 Oak St.Install FOB access
OU W
5005 Dundas St. W Intercom system replacement
OU X
145 Mutual St.Install lighting and fencing 
25 Mutual St.Install FOB access, fencing and lighting
95 Wood St.Install FOB access and gates
OU Y
2008 Pharmacy Ave.Intercom replacement
3181 Eglinton Ave. EInstall intercom system 
4205 Lawrence Ave. ELighting upgrades
90, 110 Mornelle Crt. Lighting upgrades