Today, Executive Committee talks affordable housing. Here’s a rundown of the recommendations from Cllr Ana Bailão’s working group—and why they dovetail with the Daily Bread Food Bank’s policy goals. Continue reading
Despite a late arrival, let’s get this post-summer check-up going.
“We are not moving.” This was the site supervisor at Lafarge Canada’s lake-side cement depot this afternoon, and it could easily be the substance of a letter that Waterfront Toronto received from the concrete company this morning. LaFarge’s property, which sits at the mouth of a future, naturalized Don River, made … Continue reading
What works: community-led interventions, reducing poverty, taking a neutral public health approach. What doesn’t: stigmatizing already marginalized communities, being “tough on crime”, being racist as hell. Continue reading