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Toronto candidates spar off in televised debates ahead of Ontario election

The provincial candidate debates in Toronto are underway ahead of the June 12 election.

Local candidates will join journalist and radio host Dale Goldhawk, who will moderate the debates.

Some of the debates will be televised on Rogers TV (cable 10 and 63 in Toronto and Scarborough, respectively). The hour-long debates listed below have candidates confirmed from the three main parties (Progressive Conservatives, Liberals, New Democratic Party).

The schedule is as follows:

Monday May 26

7 p.m. – Parkdale – High Park

8 p.m.- Beaches – East York

Tuesday May 27

7 p.m. – Eglinton – Lawrence

8 p.m. – Etobicoke – Lakeshore

Friday May 30

7 p.m. – Etobicoke Centre

8 p.m. – Etobicoke North

Tuesday June 3

7 p.m. – Willowdale

8 p.m. – Scarborough South-West

A full list of debate air dates are located here: www.rogerstv.com/election