​​ Make Mine Dairy   The Days of Home Delivery





City Dairy of Toronto Plant at Spadina Crescent.
The building permit was issued on September 16,1900 for a value of 50000 dollars. The building floor space would be 240 feet by 95 feet wide. George Martel Miller of Toronto was chosen as architect.The first delivery of City Dairy milk from the Spadina plant was made on Jan 30,1901. Fifty new yellow wagons made deliveries on Toronto streets. A dairy product pick up counter was established for customers at the premises and the facility opened its doors to the public to allow inspection tours of the plant operations.

Former City Dairy now University of Toronto 2019. Photo by Eric Baird.                                                                               1903