New chair of Infrastructure and Environment Committee in Toronto

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Toronto – Toronto Mayor John Tory has appointed the new chair of the Infrastructure and Environment Committee. He said: Looking forward to working with Jennifer McKelvie, Deputy Mayor of Toronto, Councillor for Scarborough-Rouge Park in her role as chair of the Infrastructure and Environment Committee.”

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Bill 3, Strong Mayors, Building Homes Act, 2022 proclaimed into law

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Toronto – Bill 3, the Strong Mayors, Building Homes Act, 2022, has been proclaimed and comes into effect. As of Wednesday, November 23, the Mayor of Toronto can: Choose to appoint the municipality’s chief administrative officer Hire certain municipal department heads and establish and reorganize departments Create committees of Council, assign their functions and appoint the Chairs and Vice-Chairs of …

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1st Meetings of 2022-2026 Toronto City Council held

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Toronto – The First Meeting of the 2022-2026 Toronto City Council term will take place on Wednesday, November 23 and Thursday, November 24. The meeting will feature ceremonial elements, confirm the election results, make appointments and address urgent Council business. The agenda for the First Meeting is available on the City’s website. Council make-up This term, there are nine new Members …

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Toronto hold epilepsy pilot program

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Toronto – Toronto Mayor John Tory attended the Epilepsy Toronto “Securing Futures” graduation alongside Dr Eileen de Villa, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health and others. He said: “Pleasure to attend the event. I’m so thankful for this innovative pilot program that is empowering vulnerable adults with Epilepsy with the tools and resources they need to live with greater independence.”


Tory attends 10th annual Cineplex movies community day

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Toronto – Toronto Mayor John Tory attended the 10th annual Cineplex Movies Community Day, in partnership with BGC Canada. He said: “Had a wonderful time at the Cineplex movies Community Day. I’m thankful for this initiative which brings families together and raises funds through ticket sales for local BGC Canada  youth empowerment programs.”

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This year’s flu vax campaign starts in Toronto

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Toronto – Toronto Mayor John Tory and Toronto Medical Officer of Health Dr Eileen de Villa rolled up their sleeves for Team Toronto, receiving the vaccine to protect against influenza (flu). The Mayor also received his COVID-19 bivalent booster, which gives better protection against the highly contagious Omicron variant and its subvariants. The vaccinations will help guard against serious illness …

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Tory addresses at Walk of Fame celebration

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Toronto – Toronto Mayor John Tory had the chance to celebrate some of Scarborough’s finest at Walk of Fame celebration. He said: “Great to see the community gather to celebrate and honour residents who have helped build up our great city. Congratulations to the inductees and rising stars who were honoured today.”