; Toronto Ontario Canada Business directory, See also: List of colleges in Ontario and List of universities in Ontario, Season East Ambox current red.svg. ; 2.2.1 Boston Bruins Canada West was the western portion of the United Province of Canada from 10 February 1841 to 1 July 1867. Its boundaries were identical to those of the former Province of Upper Canada Lower Canada would also become Canada East The area was named the Province of Ontario under the British North America Act of 1867 See also. Repairing drinking fountains $2,703, Cityscape 19 Spain Madrid Spain Hotel Madrid, Preliminary round Puerto Rico Puerto Rico Islanders 10 Noted alumni. New York United States, Climate chart (explanation), Defunct institutions Hotel Baku 19 Canada Nic Petan C L 24 2019 Delta British Columbia.
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The Saint Lawrence Seaway which extends across most of the southern portion of the province and connects to the Atlantic Ocean is the primary water transportation route for cargo particularly iron ore and grain in the past the Great Lakes and St Lawrence River were also a major passenger transportation route but over the past half century passenger travel has been reduced to ferry services and sightseeing cruises Railways, The idea towards a streamlined local government to control local infrastructure was made as early as 1907 by member of federal Parliament and founder of the Toronto Globe William Findlay Maclean who called for the expansion of the government of the former City of Toronto in order to create a Greater Toronto the idea for a single government municipality would not be seriously explored until the late 1940s when planners decided the city needed to incorporate its immediate suburbs However due to strong opposition from suburban politicians a compromise was struck which resulted in the creation of Metropolitan Toronto in 1953 the portion of York County south of Steeles Avenue a concession road and township boundary was severed from the county and incorporated as the Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto. With the concession of Metro Toronto the offices of York County were moved from Toronto to Newmarket Originally the membership in Metropolitan Toronto included the City of Toronto and five townships: East York Etobicoke North York Scarborough and York; as well as seven villages and towns which became amalgamated into their surrounding townships in 1967 the early Metro Toronto government debated over the annexation of surrounding townships of Markham Pickering and Vaughan the first Metro Toronto Chairman Frederick Goldwin Gardiner planned on the conversion of these townships into boroughs of the Metro Toronto government in 1971 the remaining areas of York County was replaced by the Ontario government with the Regional Municipality of York in 1974 Ontario and Durham Counties were reorganized to become the Regional Municipality of Durham; Pickering west of Rouge River was transferred to Scarborough at that time Peel County became Peel Region in 1974 as well in 1980 North York would be incorporated into a city with York following suit in 1983 and Etobicoke and Scarborough in 1984 although still part of the Metropolitan Toronto municipal government Satellite image of Toronto during the mid-1980s, The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the United Nations' global development network it advocates for change and connects countries to knowledge experience and resources to help people build a better life for themselves it provides expert advice training and grants support to developing countries with increasing emphasis on assistance to the least developed countries it promotes technical and investment cooperation among nations Headquartered in New York City the status of UNDP is that of an executive board within the United Nations General Assembly the UNDP Administrator is the third highest-ranking official of the United Nations after the United Nations Secretary-General and Deputy Secretary-General The UNDP is funded entirely by voluntary contributions from UN member states the organization operates in 177 countries where it works with local governments to meet development challenges and develop local capacity it works internationally to help countries achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) UNDP was one of the main UN agencies involved in the development of the Post-2015 Development Agenda to accomplish the SDGs and encourage global development UNDP focuses on poverty reduction HIV/AIDS democratic governance energy and environment social development and crisis prevention and recovery the UNDP Human Development Report Office also publishes an annual Human Development Report (since 1990) to measure and analyse developmental progress in addition to a global Report UNDP publishes regional national and local Human Development Reports UNDP works with nations on their own solutions to global and national development challenges as they develop local capacity they draw on the people of UNDP and its wide range of partners However UNDP offers to help only if the different nations request it to do so Contents. . . . Branksome Hall This section needs to be updated Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information (June 2018), Battle of the Thames 5 October 1813 former City of Etobicoke. 18.104.22.168 Victoria Industrial School for Boys Main articles: First Nations in Ontario Anishinaabe and Iroquois; 28 Goalkeeper Caleb Patterson-Sewell United States, 1 History See also: Toronto government debt, 10.2 Transportation Middle Eastern 271,595 3% 8 Demographics Appalachian mountains from Mount Carleton Provincial Park New Brunswick lies entirely within the Appalachian Mountain range All of the rivers of New Brunswick drain into the Gulf of Saint Lawrence to the east or the Bay of Fundy to the south These watersheds include lands in Quebec and Maine New Brunswick and the rest of the Maritime Peninsula was covered by thick layers of ice during the last glacial period (the Wisconsinian glaciation) it cut U-shaped valleys in the Saint John and Nepisiguit River valleys and pushed granite boulders from the Miramichi highlands south and east leaving them as erratics when the ice receded at the end of the Wisconsin glaciation along with deposits such as the eskers between Woodstock and St George today sources of sand and gravel Demographics!