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Policing in Toronto might prove to be John Tory's toughest issue

WATCH: Could the TPS be the hardest issue for Mayor Tory to tackle? Dave Trafford reports.

TORONTO – Mayor John Tory has made it clear life at city hall over the next four will be considerably less colourful than the Mayor Rob Ford years. 523 more words


John Tory wants to move some runs and charity events out of downtown

Mayor John Tory says he wants the organizers of some charity runs and other events to consider moving to different parts of the city or changing their dates to minimize road closures that leave residents tangled in traffic. 447 more words


Toronto asks for $64M in aid to cover ice storm costs

Watch above: Toronto asks for $64 million in aid to cover ice storm clean up. Mark McAllister reports on what’s changed since last year. 

TORONTO – The city of Toronto is asking for $64.2 million from the provincial government to cover the costs of the Dec. 139 more words


Waterfront Toronto's future in question as revitalization project funding set to run out in next few years

Mayor John Tory raised doubts on Thursday about the future of the corporation charged with revitalizing the waterfront, saying the city will have to have “a discussion” about its mandate once its funding dries up. 666 more words


Delivery of new TTC streetcars running behind schedule

WATCH: Dave Trafford reports that the rollout of the new streetcars is behind schedule because Bombardier needed to retrofit its accessibility ramps.

TORONTO – Design and engineering challenges, as well as a prolonged strike at Bombardier’s Thunder Bay manufacturing plant, are being blamed for the delay in the delivery of the Toronto Transit Commission’s new streetcars. 126 more words


Tory wants to reschedule some marathons to avoid traffic congestion

WATCH: Mayor Tory says it’s time to put the people of Toronto first and make multiple road closures a thing of the past.

TORONTO – Mayor John Tory wants organizers of large events such as marathons and festivals to rethink how they schedule and locate their activities in order to reduce traffic congestion in the city. 241 more words


Mayor announces Gardiner construction will finish 2 months sooner

WATCH: Mayor John Tory is investing $2 million more to the Gardiner Expressway construction to help end the work 2 months early.

TORONTO – The City of Toronto will spend an additional $2 million to fast track construction work on the eastern portion of the Gardiner Expressway. 434 more words