Author "Brad"

Crossing Guard Appreciation Day

Happy #crossingguardappreciationday! ☔️ or ☀️ they’re the friendly faces that brighten our day and get us to school safely - thank you! As these students and I know firsthand, our #BEY crossing guards play a vital role in making our...

Infrastructure a key step to EV...

If the City of Toronto wants to be greener, it needs to cut the red tape By Brad Bradford Special to the Star Sat., March 19, 2022 | 3 min. read The race to respond to our changing climate is on. Cities around the world are...

March 18, 2022 - eNewsletter

Spring is in the air! Yesterday's warm weather and St. Patrick's Day festivities remind us of the fresh spring days ahead - and the opportunity to once again gather at our favourite events and participate fully in community programming. Check...

D.I.Y. Live Music Venue Proposal

News Release  March 15, 2022  D.I.Y. Live Music and Rehearsal Venue Proposed for City-Owned Building on Queen West  Today, City of Toronto staff are recommending the transformation of a City-owned two storey building on...

March 3, 2022 - eNewsletter

This week our hearts are heavy with the news of destruction, loss and devastation taking place in Ukraine. Thank you to those of you that have shared kind and supportive words for Ukrainians and Toronto's Ukrainian community, both online and during...

February 19, 2022 - eNewsletter

It's been a big week for re-opening in Toronto and setting the City up for the year ahead.  With the Province moving Ontario into the next phase of re-opening this past week, many small businesses and restaurants are now open with full...

February 4, 2022 - eNewsletter

It's been another eventful week with our first City Council meeting of 2022 completed! With many big items up on the agenda, we discussed everything from conducting a review of Winter Operation's response to major snow events, holding Metrolinx...

Ride For Mind

We did it. 24-hours in the saddle at @historytoronto and more than $275,000 raised for vital mental health supports and services @michaelgarronhospital. To everyone who joined us in-person or on the livestream, the hundreds of participants,...

Winter Stations 2022

They’re back! Winter Stations 2022 has officially landed at Woodbine Beach 👏 Great to spend the #FamilyDay afternoon welcoming Mayor @johntory to the Beach to check out this year’s excellent pieces and connect with the designers...

Great Lakes & St Lawrence Cities...

It was a pleasure joining my first Great Lakes & St Lawrence Cities Initiative Board of Directors Meeting this week. I want to send a big thanks to them for having me come on board.  Acting as Mayor @johntory's designate to the Board...

Beaches-East York Snow Clearing Update

It's been a historic couple of weeks for weather in Toronto. Thank you to everyone who has reached out to my office to flag an area for service, and for your patience in tackling this massive amount of snow. The blizzard conditions on January 17...

2022 City Budget - East End Consultation

Join me, Councillor Paula Fletcher, Budget Chair Gary Crawford, and Executive Director of Finance Stephen Conforti for a virtual town hall on the 2022 City Budget. Learn about the critical investments we're making to keep fighting the pandemic...