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Just one month after council's unanimous vote for "TO Prosperity", the City's poverty reduction strategy faces a funding shortfall.
Can council acknowledge that Things Cost Money? Tune in!
City Hall's preliminary budget may not be balanced, but it's honest. That's a good change.
Council faces a budget gap, and they'll have to choose what priorities matter most to them.
Follow the 2015 budget debate as we liveblog the proceedings with analysis, fact-checks, and context. You can also follow the livestream.
Everybody mentions it but no one explains it. Here's how inflation affects the city budget.
Toronto's budget debate is often reduced to a fight about property taxes. Unfortunately, almost nobody understands how they work.
We need to refocus our budget discourse on what makes it meaningful, argues Alex Mazer.
In advance of the City's budget launch, we analyze the needs at Parks, Recreation, and Forestry.
Just because there's a City job vacancy doesn't mean it gets filled immediately. We explain gapping, and its impact on the budget and city services.
Over the winter of 1911-12, Dr. Sunder Singh visits Toronto to agitate for immigration reform.
Beats out Trudeau, Bieber, and you.
The Toronto Public Library argues that it needs more capital spending to keep up with reader demand.
Drivers seek City injunction against rival company.
With decreasing funds from federal and provincial governments, the City's Shelter Support and Housing budget faces an increasingly difficult task.
Torontoist's Council Watch previews the December 2015 agenda so you know what City Hall is up to.
Real estate agents hate it, but city hall needs it. Here's why the Municipal Land Transfer Tax isn't going away.
Dubbed the "HOT-lane-plan," the province will implement permits for HOV lanes starting next summer.