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Title: Tr_ns_tC_ty – Toronto Missing Urban Strategy
Starts at: Sunday, 3 p.m.
Meeting Place: Finch Bus Terminal, northeast corner of Bishop Avenue and Yonge Street
Rob Ford’s first action as mayor was to tell someone that he planned on killing Transit City in favour of building subways. While Ford’s position has caused considerable furor, the debate over transit in Toronto has been raging for decades, encompassing issues like the role of bike lanes and choosing between subways and streetcars. This hour-and-a-half-long walk promises to analyze the current political questions regarding Toronto’s transit system, and will also provide contextual background about public transit in Toronto dating back to the 19th century.
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By Laura Reinsborough, Not Far From The Tree
This evening, Toronto’s Ward 21 likely won’t feel the need to hope for change, but rather to celebrate and renew our commitment to it.
Hosted by councillor Joe Mihevc, this is Joe’s Midterm Check-In.
Groups and organizations in the neighbourhood will be gathering to share what they’ve been doing with the community at large and to plan for the next two years.
The fun will be from 7-9 pm at the Wychwood Barns.
Not Far From The Tree will be there, revealing our latest endeavour …