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5:58 p.m. May 14, 2018. A sign celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day, June 21 at Toronto City Hall.

Mayor’s Executive Committee approves plan to use disaggregated data to achieve equity goals

May 14, 2018 By Arianne Robinson Last May, as city councillors and the mayor planned the 2018 budget process, they endorsed an Intersectional Gender-Based Framework to...

Most Auditor General recommendations not implemented at city hall are in the City Manager’s...

Feb. 9, 2018 By Arianne Robinson The Auditor General presented 25 recommendations made to the city that have not yet been fully implemented to the Audit...

Investment Board members question Integrity Commissioner’s recommendation of personal-trading policy

Feb. 5, 2018 By Arianne Robinson Toronto’s Integrity Commissioner, Valerie Jepson, is recommending the Toronto Investment Board establish a personal-trading policy, as members begin the process...

At city’s Budget Committee, councillors have few questions for staff about city spending

Dec. 12, 2017 City councillors had the opportunity to ask City of Toronto staff about the 2018 operating budget on Tuesday morning at the Budget...

Toronto’s new Investment Board, with a portfolio of over $5.5 billion, has first meeting...

Nov. 14, 2017 By Arianne Robinson Toronto’s new Investment Board had its first meeting at city hall on Monday. The City of Toronto will be the...

Proposed Airbnb rules would have operators paying city a registration fee

June 12, 2017 Recommendations for a new licensing system for short-term rentals were made public on Monday. The new regulations, if passed by city council,...

Consultants’ costs on the rise at city hall

May 29, 2017 CITY OF TORONTO CONSULTANT CATEGORIES Technical: undertake activities on a defined assignment to assist managers in analyzing technical problems and recommending solutions (including...

Street sweeping item tips budget

Feb. 16, 2017 There was a moment on Wednesday at almost midnight when it looked as though Toronto city council was going to have some...

The costs of supporting child care

Feb 9. 2017 Toronto city council will vote through its budget next week, and one issue that is sure to get some attention in council...

Taxes and tolls

Mayor introduces road tolls idea Nov. 24, 2016 In a speech to the Toronto Board of Trade on Thursday, Mayor John Tory introduced a proposal to...

Tax arrears relief for Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre a political decision

Oct. 15, 2016 In a city that calls diversity its strength, as of this week, only 13 organizations have received the ethno-cultural rebate for property...