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.
Subway closure this weekend for TTC signal work
Starting at 6 a.m. on Saturday, subways won’t be running along the Yonge-University-Spadina line between Bloor and St. Andrew stations for TTC signal upgrade work.