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  Flag of Toronto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Flag of the City of Toronto was adopted in October, 1999.
It consists of the twin towers of City Hall on a blue background, with the red Maple Leaf of the Flag of Canada at its base, representing the Council Chamber at the base of the towers.
Popular lore suggests that the flag, upside down, resembles Adam with a maple leaf in lieu of a fig leaf.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flag_of_Toronto   (142 words)

  
 Toronto, Ontario   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The flag was adopted on the 140th anniversary of Toronto in 1974.
At Toronto City Hall, where I expected to see this flag, there is a nice display of the parade of provinces - done as two circles of flagpoles with the Canadian flag in the centre of each.
The flag - a blue background, a stylized white T symbolizing the two towers of Toronto City Hall and a red maple leaf - still has to be approved by city council.
fotw.vexillum.com /flags/ca-on-to.html   (566 words)

  
 City of Toronto: Toronto Protocol
The City of Toronto will only fly the flags of nations recognized by the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, on national days or on the anniversary of a special occasion, or the flags of non-profit or charitable organizations.
Flags may be lowered to half-mast to commemorate special days such as Remembrance Day or as a measure of respect and condolence when a high profile official passes away.
A flag is generally half-masted until sunset on the day of the funeral, unless other arrangements have been specified.
www.toronto.ca /protocol/flag_guidelines.htm   (206 words)

  
 City of Toronto, City Council Legislative Documents
The cost of producing the new flag, once approved by Council, will be borne by the individual Departments as part of the operating budget process.
The primary audience for the flag and the people whom we wish to identify with the flag is the citizens of Toronto.
The flag will be flown in many prominent locations such as tourist attractions, hotels and public buildings as well as at City owned facilities, such the City Hall and Civic Centres, in parks, and on emergency services buildings.
www.toronto.ca /legdocs/1999/agendas/committees/adm/adm991102/it005.htm   (895 words)

  
 Toronto Unlimited! Toronto Flag! About Toronto flag!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
On August 18, 1974 City Council appointed the City of Toronto Flag Design Committee, comprised of Aldermen Paul B. Pickett, Q. and Reid Scott, Q.C. as Co-chairmen and Aldermen Edward Negridge, Colin Vaughan and Anne Johnston as members.
In 1997, the City of Toronto amalgamated, bringing together the former cities of Etobicoke, Scarborough, North York, York and Toronto, the Borough of East York and the Metro level of government.
During the councillors review of staff designs, Renato De Santis - designer of the original City of Toronto flag in 1974, suggested his design be approved with minor modifications to a 3'x 6' format.
www.toronto-unlimited.biz /toronto-flag.htm   (256 words)

  
 Flag protocol, anti flag, the flag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The purpose of this Flag Identification Protocol (FIP) is to standardize the data capture methodology for flags, both particular and general,.
Flagged Great Knot: a yellow flag on the upper leg means that this bird was.
When other flags are flown from the same halyard, the US flag should always be at the peak.
www.ancial-form.com /flag/flag_protocol.html   (905 words)

  
 InterContinental Raises Flag On Toronto Luxury Hotel :: Hospitality Job Resource
TORONTO (September 17, 2003) - The InterContinental flag was raised today on Front Street in Toronto, as the company opened the doors on a new Canadian flagship, set to rival the best InterContinental properties in the world.
The InterContinental Toronto Centre, located in the heart of Toronto's theater district and steps from the financial center, has recently undergone a $24 million renovation.
The 586-room hotel is adjacent to the Toronto Convention Centre and is in close proximity to the renowned Skydome, home to the Toronto Blue Jays baseball team.
www.hoteljobresource.com /menu/article7517.html   (451 words)

  
 Torontoist: Redesigning Toronto's Flag
The flag serves as a symbol of our willingness, desire and ability to split off from the rest of Ontario and cripple the province should it abuse us again.
Toronto really is like a teenager clamouring for a separate room, a bigger allowance, but not really wanting to move out just yet.
The two white right angles are an abstraction of the twin towers of toronto city hall, it also doubles as an outline of the letter 'T' which we'll leave to the national post to decipher its importance.
www.torontoist.com /archives/2006/05/redesigning_tor.php   (757 words)

  
 Blue Flag in Toronto
The Blue Flag Program is administered by the environmental non-profit organization Foundation of Environmental Education (FEE), and is the standard for clean, safe beaches in Europe, South Africa, and parts of the Caribbean.
During the summer of 2003, together with the City of Toronto, we assessed the city's beaches against the 27 criteria of the Blue Flag Program.
The City of Toronto is the first Canadian beach operator to commit to achieving this exclusive eco-label.
www.torontobeach.ca /about/about.htm   (222 words)

  
 Toronto Blue Jays Flag your Toronto Blue Jays Flag, banner, and pennant source
Our Toronto Blue Jays Flag measures 3x5 feet, is constructed of polyester, and provides two metal grommets for attaching to your flagpole or our 6' aluminum flagpole.
The perimeter of our Toronto Blue Jays Flag is double stitched and the MLB team logos are dye sublimated into the flag so they won't peel.
The Toronto Blue Jays Flag is viewable from both sides - the opposite side is a reverse image.
www.baseballflagsandpennants.com /toronto_blue_jays_flag_281_prd1.html   (201 words)

  
 Torontoist: Tasers, Flag Flap Toronto Style and a Missing Paramedic Kit
Three divisions of Toronto Police will be trying out tasers in the coming year the Sun reports.
Conservative government has forbidden publication of photos of flag draped coffins of soldiers killed in Afghanistan.
David Miller has decided to lower the flag on top of city hall in respect to the four soldiers killed recently.
www.torontoist.com /archives/2006/04/tasers_flag_fla.php   (686 words)

  
 680News - ALL NEWS RADIO
The flag atop City Hall will be lowered to half-staff in honour of four Canadian soldiers who died over the weekend in a bomb attack in Afghanistan.
Flags have also been lowered at the soldiers' home bases and at National Defence Headquarters in Ottawa.
Canadian flags outside post offices in Edmonton are also at half-mast, one of the fallen soldiers was a part-time army reservist who worked in that city as a letter carrier.
www.680news.com /news/local/article.jsp?content=20060424_172320_2568   (169 words)

  
 newmindspace
Our last game and subway party were wonderful (thanks to you!); come capture the flag in Toronto for a night of Autumn joy.
Each team is given a flag and is allowed 10 minutes to hide their flag and develop a strategy.
The flag MUST be placed on the corner of two surface streets with at least 3 points of approach.
www.newmindspace.com /baystreetctf.php   (504 words)

  
 Blue Flag Canada
In 1987, it was launched throughout Europe by the Foundation for Environmental Education in Europe (FEEE) with the support of the European Commission and had expanded the criteria to include environmental management, waste management and coastal planning and protection.
As part of the Blue Flag Program, TorontoBeach.ca was launched to provide information about the Blue Flag in Toronto and to provide up to date beach water quality information to the general public.
In 2006, four of Toronto’s Blue Flag beaches were recertified and Sauble Beach was flying the Blue Flag for the first time.
www.blueflag.ca /about/history.htm   (360 words)

  
 Toronto Flag at Travel Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Allmendinger, the only American driver in the series, won the Molson Grand Prix of Toronto on July 9 for his third victory in...
KXAN - TORONTO A-J Allmendinger took the checkered flag in the Grand Prix of Toronto for his third straight victory on the Champ Car circuit.
Silicon Valley - TORONTO -- Mark DeRosa is not yet eligible to make the list of American League batting leaders, as he does not have enough...
vacation-dealing.be /forum/Toronto-flag.php   (576 words)

  
 eBay - flag toronto, Fan Apparel Souvenirs, Advertising items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS NHL LARGE FLAG OR BANNER
Toronto Maple Leafs NHL Hockey Car Antenna Flag B
Toronto Maple Leafs WHITE NHL Outdoor / Indoor 3x5 Flag
search-desc.ebay.com /search/search.dll?query=flag+toronto&newu=1&krd=1   (422 words)

  
 What is Blue Flag?
Join Blue Flag Canada and the City of Toronto to raise the Blue Flag at Toronto's Woodbine Beaches.
The flag-raising will be followed by a beach BBQ to celebrate Toronto's Blue Flag beaches.
For directions to Woodbine beaches and more details about the event, please download the Blue Flag celebration invitation.
www.torontobeach.ca /blueflag_invitation.htm   (79 words)

  
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It is made of a nylon material with an opening at the top to slip...
Team Logo Wall Hangings (College, MLB, NBA, NHL): Toronto Blue Jays MLB W...
This 100% Cotton duck Toronto Blue Jays MLB wallhanging will let everyone know you're a fan.
www.shopping.com /xGS-Toronto_Blue_Jays_Flag_3_X   (266 words)

  
 Image:Toronto Flag.svg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It's easy to put a border around this flag:
This image shows a flag, a coat of arms, a seal or some other official insignia.
The use of such symbols is restricted in many countries.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Image:Toronto_Flag.svg   (170 words)

  
 Toronto Maple Leafs Flag - (Nylon 3' x 5')
Made of 100% nylon, this Toronto Maple Leafs flag is authentically reproduced with team logo and colors and is made with attention to durability.
Each flag has a heavy polyester heading and two brass grommets for easy outdoor use.
Boston Bruins Flag - (Nylon 3' x 5')
www.njflags.com /tomalefln3x5.html   (183 words)

  
 Toronto Raptors Banner Flag
If you're looking for a Toronto Raptors Banner Flag, we found a good quality one for $24.99 (that was the price last we checked) at SportsFanfare.
If you're interested in other Toronto Raptors items, you might want to browse the NBA section at SportsFanfare.
You may want to click over and search for "Toronto Raptors" or "Toronto Raptors NBA memorabilia" or something more specific like "Toronto Raptors Banner Flag".
www.basketballhistory.info /Toronto-Raptors-Banner-Flag.html   (305 words)

  
 Second Andean Wiphala Flag Raising in Toronto - CMAQ
On Saturday September 20th, 2003 at the podium of Toronto's City Hall at noon (12,00 o'clock) the Wiphala will be raised for the second time in Canada.
As philosophical symbol, it represents the evolution of science, technology, art, the socio-economic, political and cultural aspects of the Andean communal system.
The Aboriginal Andean Nations Council (Consejo Andino de Naciones Originarias, CANO), and other sponsors invite all to this event to honour the Andean indigenous people living in Toronto, the Autumn Equinox and the Eighth Anniversary of CANO.
www.cmaq.net /en/node.php?id=13458   (265 words)

  
 NFLCANADA.COM Flag Football: Toronto Regional Flag Football Finalists Determined   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Toronto's Williams Parkway defeated defending national champion Tomken Road Middle School 6-0 in the first of two close-fought semi finals at the Toronto Regional Tournament.
Host D.A. Morrison made it through a full day of round-robin competition and a tight 7-6 semi-final victory over Runnymede to earn a spot in the finals versus Williams Parkway.
The championship between DA Morrison and Williams Parkway will be played on December 8th at the SkyDome as part of the Metro Toronto area's annual high school football championship event.
www.canoe.ca /FlagFootball/News/2005/10/26/pf-1279526.html   (94 words)

  
 Toronto Flag - Compare Prices, Reviews and Buy at NexTag - Price - Review
Each flag measures 15" by 10.5" and is constructed of heavy duty nylon.
Hang Tabs allow flag to be hung as a door or wall decoration.
Wincraft Toronto Maple Leafs 27" x 37" Vertical Flag / Banner
www.nextag.com /toronto-flag/search-html   (402 words)

  
 Lodging Hospitality: Flag changes at Toronto airport.(Brand report: trends and news from the chains)(AFM Hospitality ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Flag changes at Toronto airport.(Brand report: trends and news from the chains)(AFM Hospitality purchases Carlton Place Hotel)(Doubletree Hotels Corp. adds Canadian property)(Brief Article)
In September, alone, a slew of franchise announcements resulted in flag swapping among a number of hotels in the country.
In one of the biggest deals, AFM Hospitality says the 524-room Carlton Place Hotel at the Toronto airport will become a Park Plaza.
highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?docid=1G1:110532531&refid=ink_tptd_mag   (210 words)

  
 Black Flag Tickets
Black Flag tickets are available along with other concerts, sports, and theatre.
Black Flag is one of the most exciting thing to do in Black Flag.
Black Flag are available in the Black Flag, Phillips Arena, Sanford Stadium, Chastain, and Atlanta.
www.southerntickets.net /blackflag.htm   (285 words)

  
 Toronto Raptors Pennant Flag - SHOP.COM
Find the perfect gift for that special someone in
Officially licensed team pennant flag - felt pennant measures 12 x 30 inches.
You might try modifying your search term or selecting one of the department links below.
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 Baseball Pin - Toronto Blue Jays Flag Pin by Peter David
Baseball Pin - Toronto Blue Jays Flag Pin by Peter David
Baseball Pin - Toronto Blue Jays City Pin by Aminco
Baseball Pennant - Toronto Blue Jays Team Pennant
www.starstruck.com /item.aspx?i=10P07+TOR   (89 words)

  
 Buy Toronto Blue Jays Car Flag -TorontoBlueJaysCarFlag- from Teamware / Logo, Sports/Outdoors cheap here
This easy to attach car flag has vibrant colors & features the team logo on both sides!
The flag itself is 11"x15" and the pole is 20" long.
Very affordable Toronto Blue Jays Car Flag -TorontoBlueJaysCarFlag- - look at the samples HERE
www.historic-camden.org /T/Toronto-Blue-Jays-Car-Flag.html   (73 words)

  
 Toronto glamour photography 8 - glamour model Natasha with the Canadian flag.
Toronto glamour photography 8 - glamour model Natasha with the Canadian flag.
Glamour model Natasha with the Canadian flag in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Click one of the small glamour photos above to enlarge it,
www.models-photographers.com /glamour/glamour-photography-08.htm   (111 words)

  
 Toronto Maple Leafs Car Flag
This easy to attach Toronto Maple Leafs car flag has vibrant colors and features the team logo on both sides.
The flag itself is 11" x 15", and the pole is 20" long.
Note:The manufacturer of this product doesn't ship to Canada
sportskids.com /superstore/NHL/Maple+Leafs/Banners+Flags/p/324133.html   (70 words)

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