Known for being a transitional
home for immigrants, Christie Pits is one of the most vibrant multi-cultural
neighborhoods in Toronto. As time passed and Christie Pits became more
prosperous, the immigrants chose to stay here instead of moving to the suburbs
and it bodes well for the future of Christie Pits.
The Bloorcourt Village Shopping
District serves most of the needs of the residents. A plethora of shops and
services are along this route. Festivals are held every June where merchants,
musicians, bands, clowns and magicians perform for the many shoppers. Residents
enjoy the convenience of being located near two malls, the Dufferin Mall and the
Galleria Mall located at Dupont and Dufferin Streets.
The Christie Street bus connects
residents to the St. Clair West station on the Yonge-University-Spadina subway
line. There is also bus service on Ossington Avenue. Motorists are minutes away
from Bloor street which is an excellent starting point for commuting within the