Have you ever wondered how your neighbourhood got its name?
Or who first settled there?
What about its history and evolution in our City of Neighbourhoods?
We were excited to discover this interactive map on the Toronto Public Library website that helps sleuth the past on their favourite neighbourhoods! It's definitely worth a look!
A Circus in Riverdale Park – Courtesy of the Toronto Public Library
The Construction of Bayview Ave at Pottery Road – Courtesy of the Toronto Public Library
Broadview Boys' Institute – Courtesy of the Toronto Public Library
Enjoy the exploration!
Want to learn more about some of our favourite Toronto neighbourhoods? Check out our Neighborhoods Pages which includes flavour videos, the city census data, plus several past blogs on area amenities!
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~ Steven and the urbaneer team