Mayor Rob Ford said he will propose that council instruct city staff for a report on the pros and cons of privatizing garbage pickup east of Yonge. The mayor said he hopes a decision would be made by the spring and, if not, then by 2015. Public works committee chair Denzil Minnan-Wong spoke about where he and Ford differ on the matter.
Pedestrian dies after being struck by streetcar near Keele & St. Clair
An elderly woman has died after she was struck by a streetcar in the Keele Street and St. Clair Avenue area.