Ford’s pitch to province falters as feds offer subway cash

Mayor Rob Ford was incorrect when he told the premier that the city needed $650 million from the province for the Sheppard subway to access $333 million from Ottawa, a federal spokesperson said Thursday. The Harper government already intends to give the city the $333 million, said Vanessa Schneider, spokesperson for Transport, Infrastructure and Communities… Read More

Toronto police launch social media strategy to reach more folks

he Toronto Police Service launched a new social media initiative on Wednesday that will allow police officers to engage and share information with the public they may not reach day-to-day. “This has expanded the reach of the Toronto Police Service broadly and very specifically to the communities that didn’t trust us and wouldn’t communicate with… Read More