Category: News

Food fight hits street

Hot dog sellers steamed at new A La Cart project starting today By JENNY YUEN, SUN MEDIA There’s potential for fireworks today — but not only in the sky as vendors behind new ethnic food carts compete for business with those selling traditional street meats.

Toronto releases most recent lead test results

The results of the most recent round of lead tests conducted by the City of Toronto show that seven of the 100 residential locations tested exceeded the recommended limit for lead in drinking water. The tests, regulated by the Ministry of the Environment (MOE), were carried out from December 2008 to April 2009. These results… Read more »

New charter highlights 10-year affordable housing plan

The opportunity for every resident to obtain safe, secure affordable housing throughout Toronto would be recognized under a proposed new Toronto Housing Charter, a key component of the Housing Opportunities Toronto (HOT) Action Plan 2010-2020 introduced today by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti, Chair, Affordable Housing Committee.