Communications and Public Affairs

155 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1P6 Tel: (416) 397-3227 Fax: (416) 397-3226

 

 

 
                                                                                                                                                

 

MEDIA RELEASE

 

TO ALL ASSIGNMENT EDITORS/EDUCATION EDITORS/LEGAL EDITORS

 
For Immediate Release

 

Toronto District School Board Relocates Headquarters

 

Toronto, ON, Thursday December 19, 2002 – Effective Monday January 6, 2003, the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) will officially change its headquarters from 155 College Street to 5050 Yonge Street. The move is the result of the sale of the administrative facilities at 155 College Street and 45 York Mills Road and the leasing of 840 Coxwell Avenue.

 

5050 Yonge Street (Yonge/Sheppard Ave.) will be the Board’s headquarters with two satellite administrative buildings. One will be located at 1 Civic Centre (Burnhamthorpe/Hwy. 427) and the other will be located at 140 Borough Drive (Brimley/Hwy. 401). The Board’s Continuing Education department has already been relocated to Two Trethewey Drive (Keele/Eglinton) with their telephone number remaining

416-338-4000. Staff relocation began in the summer of 2002 and the completion date for the relocation of over 1,300 administrative staff is scheduled for August 2003.

 

5050 Yonge Street is accessible by public transit with North York City Centre being the closest TTC subway stop. The Communications and Public Affairs Department will be located on the first floor.

 

The official mailing address of the TDSB headquarters will be:
5050 Yonge Street

Toronto, Ontario

M2N 5N8

 

The general telephone for the Board remains 416-397-3000.

 

The Toronto District School Board serves more than 270,000 students throughout 560 schools.

 

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For more information, contact:

 

Jennifer McIntyre                                                                     Suzanne Leduc

Communications and Public Affairs                                            Communications and Public Affairs

Toronto District School Board                                                    Toronto District School Board               

416-397-3227                                                                                                                                                        416-397-3849

 

 

 

 

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