Attend your City Councillor's Budget Townhall

The 2018 City Budget process is underway. Across the City, Councillors will be hosting Budget Town Halls to hear from their constituents. This is your chance to let your Councillor know face-to-face what your priorities are, and urge them to make investments in the programs and services we all count on.

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Community Coalition Outlines Vision For City Budget After In-Depth Consultation Across Toronto

A new report finds the City is not keeping up with critical services like transit, housing, care for the homeless, and childcare as the city continues to struggle as Canada’s child poverty capital.

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LISTEN: Interview on upcoming City Budget and Toronto Can Do Better Campaign

The Toronto 2018 City Budget process will be launched at the end of November 2017.  It is vital that we understand what the issues are and how we can bring about concrete changes to make our city equitable for all.  Listen to this informative overview of the dynamic campaign “Toronto Can Do Better” taking place presently to realize positive changes for our Toronto. Learn how this campaign is being supported in partnership by the coalition Commitment TO Community and how you can get involved.

Over 90 community leaders challenge Council on backward budget process

In an open letter sent to Mayor John Tory and Toronto City Council, over 90 leaders from the nonprofit and community sector stressed the need to fund already-approved Council strategies including policies set to impact seniors, child care, and poverty reduction, in advance of a critical Budget Committee meeting this week.

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