City contract negotiations are getting nowhere and a strike or lockout could happen within 3 weeks: I ask Toronto to Talk.To.Me about how this labour dispute will affect you. 9 more words
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By: Daniel Reynolds
It may surprise you to learn the City of Toronto actually employs an intricate, multi-stage development review process for new building applications. Anyone with land–and financial means–can submit a proposal along with the appropriate drawings, studies and reports to various City departments for review. 1,029 more words
Part of an ongoing series profiling women in Toronto politics, community-building, activism, and other aspects of municipal or political life.
By Julia Chew
When Kristyn Wong-Tam chose to run for office in 2009, she surprised herself. 637 more words
Uber, AirBnb, Taskrabbit – all examples of businesses falling under the shared economy. In recent years, a plethora of companies have sprung up where individuals are able to exchange human and physical resources for a monetary benefit. 264 more words