Mayor Rob Ford gave this speech to the business crowd at the Toronto Hilton Hotel on Thursday. He spoke about some of the city’s accomplishments since he became mayor. He joked about being stuck in an elevator for 45 minutes before his appearance.
Chow pitches tax hike for transit, Tory gets boost with endorsement
Mayoral candidate Olivia Chow wants to raise the land transfer tax for people with more expensive homes to pay for more transit services. Meanwhile, rival John Tory got a boost Tuesday from a new Nanos poll and an endorsement from Ontario cabinet minister Brad Duguid.