Live coverage of the Tuesday Dec. 5, 2017 city council meeting, by Toronto Observer reporters.
NDP candidate for Toronto Centre Linda McQuaig was among those delivering concession speeches Monday night, after she was defeated by Liberal candidate Bill Morneau for the Toronto Centre riding.
The atmosphere was tense and charged at the final Scarborough-based mayoral debate last night. Hosted at the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus, the room was pack with emotional community members, eager to have their voices heard. The topic of the night was how candidates planned to strengthen Scarborough’s communities. In attendance were campaign frontrunners Olivia […]
Rob Ford made a surprise visit in East York on Sunday to show support for John Papadakis. Ford spent time canvassing with Papadakis who is running against current Ward 29 councillor Mary Fragedakis. “I appreciate the mayor coming out and supporting me today,” Papadakis said. “I have been supporting the mayor for a long time, and […]
How many debates do you need to win an election? For the Toronto mayoral candidates it seems that the answer is: the more the merrier.
Doug Ford joined candidates John Tory and Olivia Chow at York Memorial Collegiate Institute for his first debate on Sept. 23. The candidates answered questions surrounding issues such as the welfare system, and the spike in deaths of young, black males. However, the main issue of the night, was the transit debate. Ford explained his plans to […]