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Rename the public highway, Woodsy Park Lane - "Ethennonnhawahstihnen' Lane"

Notice is given that the City of Toronto will consider whether to pass a by-law to authorize the Renaming of a proposed public highway in the North York Community Council Area

Decision Body

North York Community Council

Event Location, Date and Time

Council Chamber, North York Civic Centre
5100 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario
M2N 5V7
October 10, 2019 - 09:30 AM


To consider a proposal to rename the public highway, Woodsy Park Lane, as "Ethennonnhawahstihnen' Lane". 

The plan showing the lands to be affected may be seen in the City Clerk's Office, Secretariat, Ground Floor, North York Civic Centre, 5100 Yonge Street, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. At its meeting to be held in the Council Chamber, Lower Floor, North York Civic Centre, 5100 Yonge Street, on October 10, 2019 at 10:30 a.m., or shortly afterwards, the North York Community Council will hear in person or by his or her counsel, agent or solicitor, any person who claims that his or her lands will be prejudicially affected by the naming and who applies to be heard with respect to the proposed naming.

Notice to people writing or making presentations to the North York Community Council: The City of Toronto Act, 2006 and the City of Toronto Municipal Code authorize the City of Toronto to collect any personal information in your communication or presentation to City Council or its committees. The City collects this information to enable it to make informed decisions on the relevant issue(s). If you are submitting letters, faxes, e-mails, presentations or other communications to the City, you should be aware that your name and the fact that you communicated with the City will become part of the public record and will appear on the City’s website. The City will also make your communication and any personal information in it – such as your postal address, telephone number or e-mail address – available to the public, unless you expressly request the City to remove it.

Many Committee, Board, and Advisory Body meetings are broadcast live over the internet for the public to view.  If you speak at the meeting you will appear in the video broadcast.  Video broadcasts are archived and continue to be publicly available.

To obtain additional information, submit comments or address the North York Community Council meeting on October 10, 2019, please contact the following City official no later than 4:30 p.m. on October 9, 2019.

Francine Adamo

Administrator, North York Community Council

City Clerk’s Office

North York Civic Centre

Main Floor, 5100 Yonge Street

Toronto, Ontario M2N 5V7

Telephone: 416-395-0480; Fax: 416-395-7337



Accessibility and Special Accommodations

Special Assistance for Members of the Public: City staff can arrange for special assistance with some advance notice. If you need special assistance, please call 416-395-0480, TTY 416-338-0889 or e-mail

For More Information Contact

North York Community Council
Phone: 416-395-7337
Fax: 416-395-7337

North York Civic Centre
5100 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario
M2N 5V7

Signed By

Ulli S. Watkiss, City Clerk


October 1, 2019

Additional Information

Background Information

Proposal to rename the public highway, Woodsy Park Lane - "Ethennonnhawahstihnen' Lane" - View


2019.NY9.17 - Request to Rename Woodsy Park to Ethennonnhawahstihnen' (Etta-nonna wasti-nuh) Park

2019.NY9.18 - Renaming of Woodsy Park Lane

Affected Location(s)

Sheppard Avenue East & Bessarion Road
Toronto, Ontario
M2K 3C9
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