Posts Tagged: corktown


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Jun 11

‘Ford Nation’ and Corktown: How the new mayor may impact a neighbourhood

Because I apparently never tire of writing about the mayor and city issues, I contributed an article to the new edition of The Corktowner, the newsletter that covers my neighbourhood. It’s a rather exhaustive look at how the new regime at city hall might impact the area over the next few years.

You can read it, and the entire newsletter, at the Corktown.ca website.

I’m also included an unedited version of the article below, purely for Ford For Toronto completists. My first draft was ridiculously long, and so the published version is edited down to a more manageable length. Thanks to the great people at the Corktown Residents & Business Association for approaching me and asking if I’d contribute.

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