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10:23 p.m. May 23, 2018. Inside Roy Thomson Hall: a row of upcoming concert posters for the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. The company will receive $50,000 less from the city’s 2018 operating budget.

Council shaves funding from TSO and Canadian Opera Company for not meeting city’s diversity...

May 23, 2018 By Arianne Robinson Toronto City Council cut part of the cultural grants awarded to the Canadian Opera Company (COC) and the Toronto Symphony...
12:47, June 26, 2018. City Clerk Ulli Watkiss speaks to Speaker Frances Nunziata during the voting process in the special council meeting on Tuesday to appoint a councillor to replace former Councillor Chin Lee for Ward 41.

Three-way tie after five ballots results in clerk excluding candidate in new councillor appointment

June 26, 2018 By Arianne Robinson A  special council meeting on Tuesday that uncharacteristically went 40 minutes into lunch, involved six ballots, and the elimination of...
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...
10:33 a.m., May 7, 2018. At the Malvern Town Centre on Monday morning, Mayor John Tory (at podium), Councillor Neethan Shan (centre), and Chair of the TTC Josh Colle (left) unveil a proposed plan to expand Eglinton LRT East to include another stop at Malvern Town Centre.

When it comes to transit planning for Scarborough, mayor and Scarborough councillor want to...

May 7, 2018 By Arianne Robinson At an announcement on Monday morning, Mayor John Tory, local-Malvern Councillor Neethan Shan, and Chair of the TTC Josh Colle...
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Community expresses concerns over expanding Woodbine complex in “desperate, desperate area” of Etobicoke

April 17, 2018 By Arianne Robinson Mayor John Tory’s Executive Committee moved forward proposed new developments for the Woodbine Racetrack, which involve expanding the complex to...
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Musicians consider fairness of grand prize in TTC/Universal Music busker contest

April 12, 2018 By Arianne Robinson The Toronto Transit Commission has held its subway musician program for nearly 40 years, but this year, the public transit...
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