Of Toronto’s 44 wards, 10 are in Scarborough. Here’s a cheat sheet of some of the basics on each.
Coun. Norm Kelly found himself the butt of jokes this past week, by sharing his thoughts on global warming. Kelly informed fellow councillors during a meeting that “global warming will bring more trees.” Kelly made the comments in response to Coun. Raymond Cho, arguing that climate change would reduce the city’s forest canopy.
Near the corner of Birchmount Road and Sheppard Avenue, the newly renovated Stephen Leacock community centre towers over the rest of the nearby buildings.
After working 14 years as an accountant in India, Prajesh Bhavsar now works at a gas station in Toronto. It’s not his preferred job but Bhavsar, who’s lived in Canada for half a year, remains optimistic about his future.
Ward 40 incumbent Norm Kelly swept up the votes in Monday’s election and will hold his council seat another four years.
Ward 40 incumbent Norm Kelly has a strong lead over with 40 out of 44 polls counted.