A Big Thank You to BMO for Supporting the Riverside Bridge Lighting!

BMO have been involved in actively helping communities since their beginning 

On the evening of Friday, June 5th, the Riverside BIA and community will launch the Riverside Gateway Bridge Project – a $600,000 capital installation illuminating the iconic Riverside Bridge. The bridge is the gateway to Toronto’s Riverside DistrictBMO Pic1, located on Queen Street East, between the DVP and Empire Avenue.

Bringing together three years worth of planning and effort, Bank of Montreal (BMO) has been involved as one of our Bronze Sponsors for the project.

BMO is Canada’s first bank. Born and bred in Canada, it opened for business in 1817. It provided Canada’s first widely recognized and used currency. Today is has a significant presence worldwide, while very much being a part of the community in its home country.

They are cBridge May 28 2015 Lighting Test - White Purpleommitted to helping “improve the quality of life in the communities where we live and work. Our desire to make a contribution is deep-rooted, dating back to our first hospital donation in 1835”.

With branches all over Toronto, including right here in Riverside, BMO are widely recognized and known for their commitment and loyalty to neighborhoods across town.



LET US KNOW you’re coming to the Riverside Bridge Lighting June 5th!

Many thanks to ALL our Bridge Lighting partners and sponsors: This project grew from idea to inception thanks to public partnership with City of Toronto, Ward 30 Councillor Paula Fletcher, and private sponsors: Gold Sponsor – Streetcar Developments; Silver Sponsors – Hullmark Developments, and Downtown Automotive Group; and Bronze Sponsors – Ashlar Urban Realty, The Avro, BMO, Brightworks Interactive Marketing, Harhay Construction, il ponte, and OX Agency – all of whom shared our vision.