COVID-19: Stage 2 Announcement

Big news! Toronto is set to move into Stage 2 of Reopening as of today. We know there’s tons of information circulating right now, so we’ve condensed it into the essentials for you. Please read below for important facts regarding the reopening of your business. Who is Permitted to Open in Stage 2?     Outdoor…

Toronto Chinatown BIA Launches Initiatives to Reinforce Hygienic Practices for Local Businesses

Toronto Chinatown Business Improvement Area (CBIA) launches initiative to provide local businesses with wall-mounted hand sanitizing dispensers in the efforts to enhance and reinforce hygienic practices for businesses and visitors in Toronto Chinatown. In accordance with the practices as recommended by the Toronto Public Health (TPH)’s hand sanitizing standards, businesses in Toronto Chinatown will be…

The unveiling of Jean Lumb Lane

After the pending process and preparation work, Chinatown BIA and Jean Lumb Foundation, in partnership with the City of Toronto, were pleased to unveil the Jean Lumb Lane today. The ceremony was preceded by a traditional lion dance and ribbon cutting. Political leaders including MPP Jessica Bell, Councillor Joe Cressy and Toronto former mayor David…

Blue Dog Project launched in Chinatown

Blue Dog Project launched in Chinatown April 12, 2018 Toronto Police 52 Division launched the 8th crime prevention project with Chinatown Business Improvement Area today. The Blue Dog Project is a ten-week project focusing on crime prevention including local disorder issues related to theft from autos, shoplifting, panhandling, public intoxication, drugs and any related problems.…