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Toronto city council votes to hold byelection to replace Jim Karygiannis

Last Updated Oct 27, 2020 at 11:14 am EST

Jim Karygiannis

Toronto city council has voted 24-0 in favour of holding a by-election to replace Jim Karygiannis in Ward 22.

Karygiannis was removed from office after losing a lengthy legal battle over election spending.

RELATED: Toronto City Councillor Jim Karygiannis removed from office

Council had the option to appoint someone, but voted unanimously in favour of a by-election.

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