Category: In The Media

Toronto city council mulls banning ‘exotic’ animals, birds

Kenny Sharpe, The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, Jun. 14, 2017 Groups that tour the country showing students animals such as porcupines and foxes fear proposed bylaw changes in Canada’s largest city could prevent them from bringing their creatures to Toronto. About 50 people attended a public meeting on Wednesday at City Hall – some… Read more »

Board of Health calls on feds to decriminalize pot possession immediately

By BETSY POWELL City Hall Bureau, Toronto Star Mon., June 12, 2017 Toronto’s Board of Health is calling on the federal government to decriminalize pot possession immediately as part has of a package of recommendations it adopted unanimously on the looming legalization of marijuana. The “fact it is still criminal is criminal,” board member and Councillor… Read more »

Update on Flooding Impacts in City of Toronto

City of Toronto extends permit cancellations on Toronto Island Park due to flooding Due to the continuing flood conditions on Toronto Island Park, permit cancellation has been extended to July 31. More than 300 permits for about 90 groups or individuals have been affected by flooding. City of Toronto staff are working with permit holders… Read more »