Kelly and Karygiannis are first incumbents to square off in election

Nominations to stay open until Sept. 14 at 2 p.m.

Scarborough Mirror Aug 20, 2018 David Nickle 
Jim Karygiannis

Jim Karygiannis registered to run for Toronto council in the new Ward 22-Scarborough Agincourt. – Carlos Osorio

 

The first contest of incumbents in the new 25-ward Council got an early start Monday morning, as Jim Karygiannis and Norm Kelly both registered in the new Ward 22-Scarborough Agincourt. 

West Scarborough townhouse plan may become new home for community hub

The two plazas along Chester Le Boulevard just east of Victoria Park Avenue may be torn down for a townhouse development.

Scarborough-Mirror August 2, 2018 Mike Adler
Chester Le Community Corner

Chester Le Community Corner

Lead artist Anya Mielniczek speaks during the unveiling of a mural at Chester Le Community Corner in 2017. A nearby townhouse development may offer the hub’s operator, Agincourt Community Services Association, a new home. – Justin Greaves/Metroland

A plan for 133 new stacked condominium townhouses can offer a “permanent home” to a charity serving Scarborough’s sometimes-troubled Chester Le area, Coun. Jim Karygiannis says.
Agincourt Community Services Association operates Chester Le Community Corner, which opened as a community hub in 2013 as part of a $3-million addition to Chester Le Junior Public School.

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