New Toronto

Heritage Information

1. Read a short story of the historic Town of New Toronto by Paul Chomik (copyright)

2. Search for details on Heritage Buildings located in New Toronto

3. BROCHURE New Toronto Heritage Tour – A 19th Century Industrial Suburb [Special thanks to Joanne Yano for providing a copy of the Brochure]
Walking Tour, October 5, 2013 – New Toronto: A 19th Century Industrial Suburb. New Toronto was founded as an industrial suburb of Toronto in the 1890s. By the 1930s, it had grown from a village to a town and become an industrial powerhouse. Hear about the growth of this community in south Etobicoke, as we view municipal buildings, an affordable housing project from 1918, the war memorial and other outstanding buildings.
LEADER: Michael Harrison, New Toronto Historical Society.

4. Link to the New Toronto Historical Society website