GTA and regional mayors met to discuss the disaster relief plan following the December ice storm. They have asked for help from the provincial and federal governments. Mayor Rob Ford thinks Premier Kathleen Wynne should have been at the meeting. Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion responded with a comment about Stephen Harper and about her future.
Budget committee debates policing costs with contract talks underway
The budget committee got its first detailed look at the police budget, which calls for a zero-per-cent increase over last year’s budget but does not include ongoing contract negotiations.