Beginning at 9:30 a.m. and extending through to the next morning, the City of Toronto’s Executive Committee — led by Mayor Rob Ford — heard more than one hundred and fifty deputations from a diverse group of citizens. In a sincere bid to ensure that the passion, insight and creativity displayed over the course of that epic meeting is not forgotten, Ford For Toronto will be posting a deputation video every weekday for the month of August.
Deputant: Miroslav Wagner
Occupation: Unspecified; Has Potential in Professional Parable-Writing.
Political History: Former member of the Toronto Public Spaces Committee, if that counts.
Scheduled Speaker No.: 89; Actual Speaker No.: 76
Note: The full text of Miroslav’s story is available as part of Torontoist’s as-it-happens recap of the meeting.