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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...
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Another Big Victory For Ford

TORONTO - Toronto should count on the federal and Ontario governments to help fund a multi-billion-dollar subway extension in the city's east end, Mayor Rob Ford said Wednesday.Ford, who has long push...
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He's Willing To Hike Taxes

TORONTO - Toronto taxpayers would see a small tax hike to fund a subway extension in the city's east end, but "the deal's dead" if the province and the federal governments don't pony up their share, T...
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'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...

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.