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Toronto Island ferry schedule reduced for rest of summer after collision with dock – Toronto
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Toronto Island ferry schedule reduced for rest of summer after collision with dock – Toronto

The number of ferries travelling between Toronto Island and the city will be reduced for the rest of the summer after a collision sent five passengers to hospital with minor injuries. A spokesperson for the City of Toronto’s parks, forestry and recreation department said ferries between the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Toronto Island would “be running at a reduced passenger capacity while the Sam McBride ferry is out of service.”Ferries will continue to run to all three Toronto Island destinations: Hanlan’s Point, Ward’s Island and Centre Island. Read more: 12 injured after Toronto Island ferry crashes at downtown dock “Lineups on both city and island side will move slower due to the reduced carrying capacity,” the spokesperson said. Story continue...
City of Toronto warns of text message scam asking people to pay speeding fines – Toronto
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City of Toronto warns of text message scam asking people to pay speeding fines – Toronto

The City of Toronto is warning of scam text messages that are being sent out asking individuals to settle speeding fines. The City posted a warning on its Facebook page Tuesday, advising the public of the “fraudulent” messages.“Be aware of potential scams. Do not provide personal info or click on suspicious links,” the post said.Individuals who receive a speeding charge can settle it in the various ways outlined on the City’s website. Read more: Peterborough senior loses nearly $20K to lottery scam: police This isn’t the first time the City is warning of scam texts being sent out claiming to be from the City of Toronto. Trending Stories Transphobic response to Canmore Pride donation request ...