Video: Lisa Raitt issues order requiring 2 crew members in cockpit
Transport Minister Lisa Raitt says effective immediately, any Canadian airline carrying passengers will be required to have two crew members in the cockpit at all times. The federal government imposed the emergency directive today in the aftermath of the Germanwings plane crash in France.
Video: CUPE provides update on U of T teaching assistant strike
Ryan Culpepper, vice-chair of CUPE 3209 Unit 1, provided an update on the four-week strike involving more than 6,000 teaching assistants at the University of Toronto. Union members will vote on whether to agree to arbitration.
Video: Revitalization plan for former Guvernment site revealed in Toronto
The revitalization of the waterfront site that formerly housed the Guvernment nightclub will include a combination of residential, cultural, retail, academic and office space. Mayor John Tory and urban designer Ken Greenberg spoke at Thursday’s new conference.