Category: News

Residents invited to join discussion about Toronto’s 2019 budget

The City of Toronto’s Budget Committee will hear public presentations on the staff-recommended 2019 budget beginning next week. Members of the public can make a deputation at budget sub-committee meetings on February 7 and 11 at four locations across the city. Torontonians who want to share their views on the budget are asked to register… Read more »

Toronto looks to acquire Hearn generating station

Jeff Gray, Toronto City Hall Reporter Published January 31, 2019 Toronto City Council has voted to start talks aimed at acquiring the mothballed waterfront Richard L. Hearn Generating Station to preserve it for public use, after provincially owned Ontario Power Generation sold the site to a private developer for $16-million last year. City Councillor Paula… Read more »

City should have a ‘bigger heart’ and give drivers a New Year’s Eve parking amnesty, councillor says

Michael Smee · CBC News · Posted: Jan 31, 2019 7:30 PM ET  It was  a not-so-happy start to the new year for hundreds of drivers downtown earlier this month, according to Paula Fletcher. The city councillor for Ward 14, Toronto-Danforth says as many as 600 motorists who left their cars on side streets overnight, rather than attempt to drive… Read more »