Ex-Rob Ford Ally Quits Exec Committee

Toronto city councillor Paul Ainslie has stepped down from Mayor Rob Ford’s executive committee. The Ford ally and representative for Ward 43 in Scarborough said Friday afternoon that, after three ye...

'Hell Will Freeze Over'

Coun. Karen Stintz says the mayor has no apparent plan for improving transit in Toronto and it is time for her colleagues to consider ways of bringing an important part of that debate to council. Her...

Rob Ford's Signature Transit Idea Defeated

TORONTO -- Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has lost his transit battle after city council voted against his subway plan. City councillors voted 24-19 in favour of a motion to build light-rail transit to the ea...

Mayor Ford's Firing Won't Come Cheap

Gary Webster, Chief General Manager of the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC), was fired yesterday without cause. While the TTC is entitled to fire Webster, he will be entitled to financial compensation. In these circumstances, Webster's conduct falls well short of establishing just cause for his dismissal.