John Tory

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John Tory said : “On very short notice, we’ve mobilized to make our transit system safer,” External link

cp24 Thursday, February 2, 2023 1:02:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “It is a tragedy, there is just no other word to describe it and when you hear of these tragedies, I can just speak for myself, it underlines my own determination to try to do better when it comes to safe streets, to programs to address the root causes of these things and to do better when it comes to some of the other underlying contributing circumstances as well,” External link

cp24 Thursday, February 2, 2023 1:02:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We’ve got to get beyond this notion that I’ve got to keep phoning and emailing and speaking, and writing and, you know, I don’t know what else I can do, to say, can we just have reliable streams of funding,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, February 2, 2023 12:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “It is a tragedy, there is just no other word to describe it and when you hear of these tragedies, I can just speak for myself, it underlines my own determination to try to do better when it comes to safe streets, to programs to address the root causes of these things and to do better when it comes to some of the other underlying contributing circumstances as well,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, February 1, 2023 11:23:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "There's a degree of, I guess, what I'll call sticker shock," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 1, 2023 1:12:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "The TTC must be safe for everyone," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 31, 2023 2:57:00 AM EAT

John Tory added : "At my urging, City officials have been working with the TTC to provide any required support to help keep our transit system safe," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 31, 2023 2:57:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This brings warming centre capacity up to 142 spaces and is on top of the 9,000+ emergency shelter spaces that operate every night,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, January 31, 2023 12:48:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Hazel McCallion ) : “There were moments with Hazel where not only was she one of the most loveable people in her own way, but she was tough as nails,” “The concept of retirement to her was something that was virtually unknown because she carried on even right up to the time of her becoming ill, serving on boards and contributing to the public scene in many different ways” External link

cornwallseawaynews Monday, January 30, 2023 7:36:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Hazel McCallion ) : “She was engaged as ever despite her illness,” “Retirement was only a word for Hazel. She continued to contribute greatly at 101 years old” External link

cornwallseawaynews Monday, January 30, 2023 1:32:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Hazel McCallion ) : “She was engaged as ever despite her illness,” “Retirement was only a word for Hazel . She continued to contribute greatly at 101 years old” External link

theepochtimes Sunday, January 29, 2023 11:35:00 PM EAT

John Tory said ( about Hazel McCallion ) : “I feel so fortunate to have known Hazel for decades and to have been able to call her a friend. I’m thankful for her kindness, her skill, her quick wit and her bluntness,” External link

cp24 Sunday, January 29, 2023 7:54:00 PM EAT

John Tory said ( about Hazel McCallion ) : “I feel so fortunate to have known Hazel for decades and to have been able to call her a friend. I’m thankful for her kindness, her skill, her quick wit and her bluntness,” External link

cp24 Sunday, January 29, 2023 5:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I want to thank all the transit workers who have kept the transit system moving throughout this week and who will be on the job this weekend,” “I know this hasn’t been an easy time for any of them or their families” External link

cornwallseawaynews Sunday, January 29, 2023 5:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : "I believe that ... being there is going to help keep people safer and help people to feel safer," External link

cp24 Sunday, January 29, 2023 4:41:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I want to thank all the transit workers who have kept the transit system moving throughout this week and who will be on the job this weekend,” “I know this hasn’t been an easy time for any of them or their families” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, January 28, 2023 11:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory added : “The TTC must be safe for everyone — passengers and transit employees. We’re continuing to work with the TTC, Toronto Police and TTC union leadership to make sure we are immediately addressing safety concerns” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, January 28, 2023 5:30:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "The TTC must be safe for everyone – passengers and transit employees. We're continuing to work with the TTC, Toronto Police, and TTC union leadership to make sure we are immediately addressing safety concerns," External link

cp24 Saturday, January 28, 2023 3:52:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I know many people who use the TTC – the passengers are anxious and even scared,” “They must know that we are doing everything we can” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, January 27, 2023 7:26:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC must be safe for everyone, without exception, the people who use it and the people who provide the service,” “I know many people who use the TTC, the passengers, are anxious and even scared. And they must know that we are doing everything we can that will be helpful to address their concerns and to make sure everyone remains safe” External link

theglobeandmail Friday, January 27, 2023 4:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The bottom line for all of us is clear: the TTC must be safe for everyone, without exception, to the people who use it and the people who provide the service each and every day,” External link

theepochtimes Friday, January 27, 2023 4:10:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “A lack of mental health supports undoubtedly contributes to a number of issues we are seeing in cities across the country,” External link

cp24 Thursday, January 26, 2023 8:20:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “A lack of mental health supports undoubtedly contributes to a number of issues we are seeing in cities across the country,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 26, 2023 7:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Three years ago, we confronted the COVID-19 pandemic and in that moment all governments worked together to help people and to help each other get through those tough times,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Thursday, January 26, 2023 1:41:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “For years we’ve been advocating for greater protections on our transit system, and every time there’s an event or a crisis, we hear the same rhetoric, ‘Oh, we’ve got to do something,’” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 25, 2023 10:11:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “There are people who are timid about the drawing a connection between some of the incidents we're seeing and mental health. I'm not timid about that,” “Because in the end, if you see someone push someone onto the tracks of the subway that is not known to them or a random person, you see someone -- an elderly person – get pushed out on the street and lost their life by a complete stranger, those are incidents that are evidence of some issues out there that people have with mental health” External link

cp24 Wednesday, January 25, 2023 4:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “A lack of mental health supports undoubtedly contributes to a number of issues we are seeing in cities across the country,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, January 25, 2023 4:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The lack of spending on mental health – particularly as we come out of the COVID-19 pandemic - is painfully clear on the streets of municipalities across the country. When people are suffering and unable to receive adequate support, frequently they are left on our streets, on our transit systems, and in our emergency rooms to fend for themselves,” “When the federal and provincial governments don’t fully and adequately fund mental health care, the responsibility is offloaded to ill-equipped municipalities across Canada which are without the financial resources to address this crisis – it is offloaded to our shelters, to our police services, to our transit systems, and to hospital emergency departments” External link

cp24 Wednesday, January 25, 2023 4:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Three years ago, we confronted the COVID-19 pandemic and in that moment all governments worked together to help people and to help each other get through those tough times,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, January 25, 2023 4:36:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "CaféTO is a success story for our hospitality industry, and has enhanced the look and feel of our city. As we move out of the COVID-19 pandemic, proposed changes will make CaféTO more sustainable for years to come," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 24, 2023 8:36:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I encourage anyone with information to help police find those responsible for this attack so they can face consequences for their behaviour,” “I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, January 24, 2023 8:06:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I encourage anyone with information to help police find those responsible for this attack so they can face consequences for their behaviour,” “I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, January 24, 2023 6:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I encourage anyone with information to help police find those responsible for this attack so they can face consequences for their behaviour,” “I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts” External link

cornwallseawaynews Tuesday, January 24, 2023 11:07:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 24, 2023 6:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I am also very concerned about the increasing number of criminal acts involving young people. I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, January 24, 2023 4:02:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 24, 2023 2:48:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “I'm horrified at these things,” External link

cp24 Monday, January 23, 2023 6:59:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's very challenging, because they're random … the geographic descriptions of them is all over the city,” “I think the presence of police, and the presence of some security people on the transit together with people that can help with homelessness, are going to be helpful” External link

cp24 Monday, January 23, 2023 6:59:00 PM EAT

John Tory explained : “Identifying as a resident of Scarborough means a lot more to people than you might know, sometimes even more so than identifying with the city of Toronto itself,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, January 23, 2023 1:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I believe anyone threatening or inflicting violence on transit workers should face the most serious of consequences for their actions from our justice system," External link

CBC Sunday, January 22, 2023 4:28:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "It's not one-time learning, it's continuous learning," "We need these partnerships with communities but also other levels of governments to deliver solutions to these communities that have been historically marginalized" External link

CBC Sunday, January 22, 2023 2:23:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "This just represents basic humanity and consideration for other people," External link

CBC Sunday, January 22, 2023 1:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We need to do everything we can to determine the root causes of such acts,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Saturday, January 21, 2023 8:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Ken Lee ) : “This murder was horrific and my thoughts continue to be with Eric, and all of Ken’s family and loved ones as they continue to grieve. I hope they will see justice done,” “I will continue to support doing everything we can as a municipal government to combat violent crime. That includes supporting our police, investing in kids and families to address the roots of violence, and advocating for tougher laws including bail reform” External link

cornwallseawaynews Saturday, January 21, 2023 7:07:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC is a place where people should expect to be safe,” External link

cp24 Friday, January 20, 2023 2:11:00 AM EAT

John Tory announced : “address the unintended effects that transit construction can have on local businesses,” External link

cp24 Thursday, January 19, 2023 11:17:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The bottom line is we’re getting the work done, we’re putting in the new streetcar tracks, the new water mains, we’re rebuilding the sidewalks, all of which are in the interest of a more liveable city that functions in light of all the growth we’re having,” “But we can always do better and this is one example of where I’m sure there were some lessons to be learned, but some circumstances that explain why there were delays with this project” External link

globalnews Thursday, January 19, 2023 2:23:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “You wonder how that could have happened, 30, 40 years ago, but it did,” “And so I think we’re going to have to use technology and more diligence” External link

globalnews Thursday, January 19, 2023 2:23:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Our transit system – and city at large – must be safe places for all and free of hatred, without exception,” “Hate has not place in our city. We must all call out and stand together against discrimination and violence” External link

barrie Thursday, January 19, 2023 2:52:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “I’m thrilled at the prospect of a WNBA team coming here and the first step is to show the support, so I hope people snap those tickets up in no time to fill that arena and to show what I believe to be the case which is that there’s huge interest for women’s sports in Toronto and I’d be very proud for us to have a team in the WNBA,” External link

cp24 Thursday, January 19, 2023 2:46:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "It's very frustrating for me… what kind of circumstances would cause a young person even to bring a replica gun to school because, you know, if you think of how badly that could have ended," "We're trying to put a team effort to this to make sure we do whatever we can to stem these incidents" External link

cp24 Thursday, January 19, 2023 12:33:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "It's very frustrating for me… what kind of circumstances would cause a young person even to bring a replica gun to school because, you know, if you think of how badly that could have ended," "We're trying to put a team effort to this to make sure we do whatever we can to stem these incidents" External link

barrie Thursday, January 19, 2023 12:23:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I've asked for and received two reports, please go and read them," "And you'll see that they have plenty of complexities which just don't make it an easy thing to do. And that's not the responsible way to run the government. And I won't run the government that way" External link

CBC Monday, January 16, 2023 12:21:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We are all thankful for his legacy of championing disability issues and fighting for accessibility for everyone,” “He was a gracious and committed Lieutenant Governor and even after his period in office he continued to contribute to the community in many ways” External link

theglobeandmail Monday, January 16, 2023 2:59:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Starting with his time as a respected broadcaster he remained down to earth and as such maintained the respect and affection of people everywhere,” External link

cp24 Monday, January 16, 2023 12:26:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Starting with his time as a respected broadcaster he remained down to earth and as such maintained the respect and affection of people everywhere,” External link

barrie Sunday, January 15, 2023 7:29:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I think we just can't go on this way," "I'm going to take it up as a project that's very important to me ... in the remaining time that I have as mayor" External link

CBC Sunday, January 15, 2023 2:26:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "These are investments which, in my best judgment, we must make now," External link

CBC Saturday, January 14, 2023 2:06:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "The principal priority I had was to reserve frontline services," "What they don't read about is cuts in frontline services because we preserve them" External link

barrie Thursday, January 12, 2023 11:24:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I have no idea why the federal government isn't leading the charge to say let's sit down together and work out a different way to have all cities, but starting with Toronto only because it's the biggest, be financed in a way that is sustainable as opposed to having to go with this kind of cap in hand routine each year,” External link

cp24 Thursday, January 12, 2023 10:22:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “If (Torontonians) want services to be maintained or enhanced there is a cost to that,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 11, 2023 2:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Chrystia Freeland ) : “I’m frankly a bit puzzled by the challenge that’s been posed by our discussions with the government of Canada, especially in light of the fact that the Minister of Finance (Chrystia Freeland) happens to come from Toronto,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 11, 2023 2:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I’m frankly a bit puzzled by the challenge that’s been posed by our discussions with the government of Canada, especially in light of the fact that the Minister of Finance happens to come from Toronto,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, January 10, 2023 9:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I’m frankly a bit puzzled by the challenge that’s been posed by our discussions with the government of Canada, especially in light of the fact that the Minister of Finance happens to come from Toronto,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, January 10, 2023 7:16:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We've been very clear that while we have been announcing new investments, they come from a very limited pool of additional resources … thanks to the fact there will be a below-the-rate-of-inflation tax increase," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 10, 2023 12:12:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Like all Torontonians I am so grateful for our paramedics and firefighters and the incredible sacrifices they make every day to keep our residents safe,” “In budget 2023 we’re protecting these crucial frontline services, and adding more paramedics and firefighters, so they can continue the lifesaving work they do day in and day out” External link

cknw Saturday, January 7, 2023 4:40:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “Like all Torontonians I am so grateful for our paramedics and firefighters and the incredible sacrifices they make every day to keep our residents safe,” “In budget 2023 we’re protecting these crucial frontline services, and adding more paramedics and firefighters, so they can continue the lifesaving work they do day in and day out” External link

globalnews Friday, January 6, 2023 11:51:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “You have seen the lineups outside of hospitals of ambulances and police cars,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 6, 2023 8:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Like all Torontonians I am so grateful for our paramedics and firefighters and the incredible sacrifices they make every day to keep our residents safe,” “In budget 2023 we’re protecting these crucial frontline services, and adding more paramedics and firefighters, so they can continue the lifesaving work they do day in and day out” External link

cknw Friday, January 6, 2023 8:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "The best study I participated in lately was an election," External link

CBC Friday, January 6, 2023 3:32:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We have to combat the crime and violence we have seen,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 6, 2023 2:34:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Those are indications of a program that is successful," External link

CBC Friday, January 6, 2023 5:37:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "Those are indications of a program that is successful," External link

CBC Friday, January 6, 2023 3:46:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This is needed funding to help our most vulnerable residents and to help people find a pathway out of homelessness,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 6, 2023 3:00:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This is needed funding to help our most vulnerable residents and to help people find a pathway out of homelessness,” External link

theepochtimes Friday, January 6, 2023 2:29:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I stress throughout this process that frontline services, nuts-and-bolts, must be protected as much as we possibly can, despite the budget pressures we are facing. And I believe the proposed budget has achieved that,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 5, 2023 10:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This is needed funding to help our most vulnerable residents and to help people find a pathway out of homelessness,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, January 5, 2023 10:32:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This budget, I’m focused on protecting and improving the nuts-and-bolts services Torontonians rely on and following through to build housing and keep our city safe. From keeping pools, rinks, and youth spaces open, to snow clearing on sidewalks across the city and building more housing, I’m focused on protecting municipal services,” External link

globalnews Thursday, January 5, 2023 8:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Our transit system, like other large transit systems right across North America, is facing a new challenge as ridership rebounds,” “And that is random incidents of crime and the [presence] of more people in crisis on the transit system itself” External link

theglobeandmail Thursday, January 5, 2023 5:17:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “I know that nobody likes a fare increase,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 5, 2023 3:53:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “As you know, the TTC receives its operating money principally from two sources the fare paying passengers and a subsidy that is given by the taxpayers of the City of Toronto through the city budget,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 5, 2023 2:51:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC has to be a safe place for everyone — every rider and for every TTC employee, and that safety has to be 24-7,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, January 5, 2023 2:33:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC has to be a safe place for everyone — every rider and for every TTC employee, and that safety has to be 24-7,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 4, 2023 11:06:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "While this is a challenging year for the city, we are investing to keep transit safe, improve service, and support seniors and low-income residents," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 4, 2023 9:23:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “As you know, the TTC receives its operating money principally from two sources the fare paying passengers and a subsidy that is given by the taxpayers of the City of Toronto through the city budget,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, January 4, 2023 8:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “One of our principal responsibilities is to keep our community safe, and to keep Torontonians safe. This will show itself in a proposed 4.3 percent increase in the police budget,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, January 4, 2023 6:54:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no issue that concerns me more than community safety. We have to combat the crime and violence we have seen. I want a safe city for every resident, everywhere in Toronto, at all times,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, January 4, 2023 6:54:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I know that people are extremely anxious about recent acts of violence that we’ve seen in our city and across the GTA,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 4, 2023 3:41:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We must do everything we can to address crime and to keep people safe and have them feel safe in our city,” External link

barrie Wednesday, January 4, 2023 3:27:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "These are investments which, in my best judgment, we must make now," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 4, 2023 12:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "A good number of crimes we've seen in the city, generally, are serious. And they cause significant anxiety for the people who live in the city," "So we must do everything we can to address crime and to keep people safe" External link

CBC Wednesday, January 4, 2023 12:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no issue that concerns me more than community safety. We have to combat the crime and violence we have seen,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, January 3, 2023 9:50:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “One of our principal responsibilities is to keep our community safe and to keep Torontonians safe. This will show itself in a proposed 4.3 per cent increase in the police budget,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, January 3, 2023 8:38:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We know the changes we are making are having an impact but no matter what, I am determined to make sure this road safety work continues,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 28, 2022 1:37:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I will be advocating that (police) should get an increase, and that it's an increase that I think is entirely justifiable," "When I go to the neighborhoods where there's been a shooting that's taken place … they want more money spent on police, they want more police officers" External link

CBC Wednesday, December 28, 2022 12:11:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC must be safe for riders and all transit workers, and violence or harassment on the TTC or anywhere in our city is unacceptable,” “We are working to finalize the 2023 budget with this in mind — in what will be a challenging budget year, we need to protect our front-line services, including transit and policing, and we need to invest more in key areas, including public safety” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, December 27, 2022 2:26:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 25, 2022 7:45:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 25, 2022 4:13:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 25, 2022 4:13:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I know many Torontonians will be spending this treasured time with loved ones – especially as we emerge from the pandemic and make up for past holidays spent apart," External link

cp24 Sunday, December 25, 2022 3:16:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 24, 2022 11:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I’m not sure if there's any such thing as a lunch bag letdown when it comes to a storm because if there's a storm that is less intensive than expected, this is very good news for people who have to clean it up and for people who are trying to look out for our most vulnerable people,” External link

cp24 Saturday, December 24, 2022 8:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think the advice from yesterday still prevails, that is to please stay home whenever you can because it just makes it more safe for you and it makes it easier for all of the crews to continue to deal with the work that they have to deal with whether it be snow clearing operations or whether it be hydro,” External link

cp24 Saturday, December 24, 2022 8:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "The worst of it seems to have passed," External link

CBC Saturday, December 24, 2022 8:00:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 24, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 24, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Everyone in our city deserves to be treated with dignity and respect. I am so saddened to know that a man has lost his life in this way,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, December 23, 2022 10:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “These are winds that approach Category 1 hurricane, combined with the snow that’s supposed to fall, makes for an unusual sort of storm,” External link

globalnews Friday, December 23, 2022 5:28:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “People should be on notice with this storm, if it lives up to expectations, the clearing of snow will likely be a multi-day event,” “That is not because there won’t be passes made through the different neighbourhoods right away but with the winds that are expected, for example, the snow will blow back onto the streets and will require plowing to be done again” External link

cp24 Friday, December 23, 2022 5:11:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I regret the fact they haven't come up with a date but I think you'll find it'll be finished in the next 12 months,” External link

barrie Thursday, December 22, 2022 7:37:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think they (the feds) would say with some justification they've done a lot. You know, during the pandemic, they did a lot and they did a lot for Toronto and I acknowledge that. But the point I'm making to them now is we need just a little bit more help to get us through the pandemic because all of what we're asking for is pandemic-related shortfall,” “But they're engaged in a bit of a to-and-fro with the province about who should be doing what and I just have to sort of do my best to make our case and if it doesn't work well then that's unfortunate, and I think it's wrong. But having said that, we will move forward” External link

barrie Thursday, December 22, 2022 7:37:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I regret the fact they haven't come up with a date but I think you'll find it'll be finished in the next 12 months,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 22, 2022 5:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think they (the feds) would say with some justification they've done a lot. You know, during the pandemic, they did a lot and they did a lot for Toronto and I acknowledge that. But the point I'm making to them now is we need just a little bit more help to get us through the pandemic because all of what we're asking for is pandemic-related shortfall,” “But they're engaged in a bit of a to-and-fro with the province about who should be doing what and I just have to sort of do my best to make our case and if it doesn't work well then that's unfortunate, and I think it's wrong. But having said that, we will move forward” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 22, 2022 5:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “To me the best way to judge this thing, and see whether it represents something that people should be concerned about, is to actually have a kind of objective review done by some person informed enough to do it,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 22, 2022 1:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think that it would be a very wise idea for the province to even say right now ‘We got that message from the city council,’” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 22, 2022 1:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The Prime Minister and the Premier — they both understand and they say to me in a very sincere way, privately, where they don’t have to answer to what you might say about them, that they understand the importance of Toronto, they understand the importance of cities,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 22, 2022 1:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Anything they want to do, they can find a way to do it,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 22, 2022 1:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It’s certainly a significant problem,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 22, 2022 1:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "While we are continuing to learn details of this murder, I am deeply disturbed by the allegations made public so far. Everyone in our city deserves to be treated with dignity and respect," "I am so saddened to know that a man has lost his life in this way. Toronto Police have made several arrests in this case – I am extremely troubled by the young age of those accused and by the number of people allegedly involved in this murder" External link

barrie Wednesday, December 21, 2022 4:37:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "While we are continuing to learn details of this murder, I am deeply disturbed by the allegations made public so far. Everyone in our city deserves to be treated with dignity and respect," "I am so saddened to know that a man has lost his life in this way. Toronto Police have made several arrests in this case – I am extremely troubled by the young age of those accused and by the number of people allegedly involved in this murder" External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 21, 2022 2:11:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "We are working hard to meet the federal government's goal of reaching 100 per cent zero emission vehicles by 2035. It's ambitious, but we're working to make sure that the infrastructure is in, and other things we can do as a city to try and achieve that goal," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 20, 2022 8:41:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We are working hard as a city government to tackle climate change at the local level," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 20, 2022 8:41:00 PM EAT

John Tory added : "The initial focus will be in the downtown, but the objective is to make sure that we stretch that infrastructure across the city as appropriate," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 20, 2022 8:41:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "In some communities, trust has been eroded over time and needs to be re-earned," External link

CBC Monday, December 19, 2022 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I know [Demkiw] will be able to do that," External link

CBC Monday, December 19, 2022 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I hope that everyone takes advantage of the Market’s extended holiday hours on Sundays and weekday evenings,” External link

globalnews Saturday, December 17, 2022 8:16:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "The sensible time to look at the whole thing is when it's complete," "So that you can look at the whole package, and what happened to fix things" External link

CBC Friday, December 16, 2022 5:37:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "You know who talks to me about Bill 39. Nobody," "They talk to me about housing. They talk about community safety. Nobody talks to me about it. Nobody. Nobody" External link

CBC Friday, December 16, 2022 4:46:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I think it is time. I think it was appropriate," External link

CBC Friday, December 16, 2022 4:46:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “It’s not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it’s supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we’re ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 11:17:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It’s not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it’s supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we’re ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It’s not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it’s supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we’re ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 8:20:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 7:09:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 4:50:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 3:38:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 2:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:04:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Toronto will be able to ensure that those who already live in multi-tenant houses … have protection," External link

CBC Thursday, December 15, 2022 12:09:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “Changing this is the right thing to do,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 2:39:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Salt trucks will go out when the snow starts to accumulate and plows will follow, if required,” External link

globalnews Thursday, December 15, 2022 2:08:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I believe that will actually save lives," External link

CBC Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:53:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We've already taken measures in the past and even in the current circumstances to increase the presence of different kinds of people; special constables, streets to homes outreach workers, police officers on the system, and that kind of work will continue,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We as a city government and as a city council, we have the opportunity today to take a more aggressive approach to address the acute affordability and housing crises facing our city. The housing action plan begins the process of updating the city's regulations so that we can meet or exceed the target of building 285,000 homes over the next decade,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I'm optimistic that on the multi-tenant housing that we will have a sufficient consensus to move this forward, which I think is what needs to be done and I think we'll find quite frankly, once it has moved forward that the fears that people have are grossly exaggerated and largely unfounded," External link

cp24 Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We've already taken measures in the past and even in the current circumstances to increase the presence of different kinds of people; special constables, streets to homes outreach workers, police officers on the system, and that kind of work will continue,” External link

barrie Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:30:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I think that in the time of multiple crises, those who repeatedly choose political theatre will be very harshly dealt with by elections going forward,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 14, 2022 10:40:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “You know who talks to me about Bill 39? Nobody! They talk to me about housing, they talk to me about community safety — nobody talks about (strong mayor powers). Nobody!” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 14, 2022 10:40:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 14, 2022 10:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “That's what happens when you manage a big contract. City management have responsibility to ensure people and machines ready to go,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 14, 2022 10:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We as a city government and as a city council, we have the opportunity today to take a more aggressive approach to address the acute affordability and housing crises facing our city. The housing action plan begins the process of updating the city's regulations so that we can meet or exceed the target of building 285,000 homes over the next decade,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 14, 2022 7:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I'm optimistic that on the multi-tenant housing that we will have a sufficient consensus to move this forward, which I think is what needs to be done and I think we'll find quite frankly, once it has moved forward that the fears that people have are grossly exaggerated and largely unfounded,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 14, 2022 7:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I’m thankful our @Toronto_Fire firefighters were able to rescue several people from the building. We’re working to help everyone in the wake of this fire. The Office of Emergency Management is engaged to help the residents who have been displaced by this fire," External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 14, 2022 2:18:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “Any thought of the additional authorities being necessary are not on the table,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 14, 2022 12:45:00 AM EAT

John Tory writes : "Voters in the last municipal election provided a mandate to me and to this council to make bold moves on housing" External link

CBC Wednesday, December 14, 2022 12:04:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : "This plan will bring our city into the 21st century by removing the exclusionary zoning that has focused growth in just a few areas of the city, and prevented Torontonians from having housing choices," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 14, 2022 12:04:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We must move quickly to change city policies and advance new programs that will create new housing,” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, December 13, 2022 11:53:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I’m thankful our @Toronto_Fire firefighters were able to rescue several people from the building. We’re working to help everyone in the wake of this fire. The Office of Emergency Management is engaged to help the residents who have been displaced by this fire," External link

cp24 Tuesday, December 13, 2022 10:30:00 PM EAT

John Tory writes : "Voters in the last municipal election provided a mandate to me and to this council to make bold moves on housing" External link

CBC Tuesday, December 13, 2022 12:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : "This plan will bring our city into the 21st century by removing the exclusionary zoning that has focused growth in just a few areas of the city, and prevented Torontonians from having housing choices," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 13, 2022 12:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : "Places of worship should always be safe places for all of our residents," "I'm thankful for the congregants who stepped in to help and to Toronto Police for responding to this incident and investigating" External link

cp24 Monday, December 12, 2022 7:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We can never accept acts of violence of this kind happening anywhere in our city," External link

CBC Saturday, December 10, 2022 8:16:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC remains a very safe system that moves millions of people every day safely,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 10, 2022 6:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I’m sure Metrolinx has a plan” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 10, 2022 1:39:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “These efforts are not intended to create towers on every corner, but to support new forms of housing that will support our diverse communities, create space in our city for both renters and owners, and foster the expansion of communities in a fashion that is both responsible and sustainable,” External link

cp24 Saturday, December 10, 2022 12:40:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I deferred it because there weren’t the votes to carry it. But that same report will be going forward and put on the floor of council. All the public hearings and deputations were already conducted at the panning and housing committee and now we are going to bring it forward to city council for a debate and a vote,” External link

barrie Saturday, December 10, 2022 12:30:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I deferred it because there weren’t the votes to carry it. But that same report will be going forward and put on the floor of council. All the public hearings and deputations were already conducted at the panning and housing committee and now we are going to bring it forward to city council for a debate and a vote,” External link

cp24 Friday, December 9, 2022 11:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We can never accept acts of violence of this kind happening anywhere in our city," External link

CBC Friday, December 9, 2022 10:44:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We simply cannot maintain a sustainable growing city, which offers a housing choice consisting of single-family homes and 50-storey towers, even though we will continue to have lots of both as part of the plan,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 9, 2022 10:44:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Like all Torontonians, I was shocked to hear about the fatal stabbing at High Park station this afternoon. We can never accept acts of violence of this kind happening anywhere in our city. My thoughts are with the family and friends of the woman who has lost her life," "We will simply have to sit down again with the TTC and police officials to see what more we can do to ensure the safety of TTC passengers beyond the many measures the TTC has put in place" External link

CBC Friday, December 9, 2022 10:44:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I don't think a public inquiry is the answer. I think the answer is to get on with getting it finished,” External link

cp24 Friday, December 9, 2022 10:24:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I don't think a public inquiry is the answer. I think the answer is to get on with getting it finished,” External link

cp24 Friday, December 9, 2022 9:39:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I don't think a public inquiry is the answer. I think the answer is to get on with getting it finished,” External link

barrie Friday, December 9, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “These efforts are not intended to create towers on every corner, but to support new forms of housing that will support our diverse communities, create space in our city for both renters and owners, and foster the expansion of communities in a fashion that is both responsible and sustainable,” External link

barrie Friday, December 9, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “It is this kind of thing that we will be looking at,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 9, 2022 3:15:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We take it seriously. Our public officials take it seriously, and I’m very optimistic that, if there are major concerns that arise in the course of that review, that (the Ford government) will take them seriously, too,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 9, 2022 3:15:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I think now what we have to do, given that we've moved on from that and the TDSB said no police officers in schools, is to look at other ways in which we can use the police or use other people,” “We need to make schools safer, that's all there is to it” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 8, 2022 6:52:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I think now what we have to do, given that we've moved on from that and the TDSB said no police officers in schools, is to look at other ways in which we can use the police or use other people,” “We need to make schools safer, that's all there is to it” External link

barrie Thursday, December 8, 2022 12:03:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I think now what we have to do, given that we've moved on from that and the TDSB said no police officers in schools, is to look at other ways in which we can use the police or use other people,” “We need to make schools safer, that's all there is to it” External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 7, 2022 10:29:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We all agree that violence in schools is unacceptable and we must do everything we can to stop it," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 7, 2022 2:26:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "Any such proposed use would always be preceded by a staff report," "And I will without exception try first to forge a consensus through the use of the council process" External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 7, 2022 2:09:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I encourage Torontonians to take advantage of the more than 11,000 popular, educational and entertaining winter recreation programs available for residents of all ages and abilities to stay active across the city this season,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, December 6, 2022 2:17:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I encourage Torontonians to take advantage of the more than 11,000 popular, educational and entertaining winter recreation programs available for residents of all ages and abilities to stay active across the city this season,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, December 6, 2022 1:24:00 AM EAT

John Tory tells : “The next thing that should happen is that the independently commissioned report, on how you can do this … in a better way than interfering with this precious 200-year-old heritage property including the trees, will come out,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, December 5, 2022 1:12:00 PM EAT

John Tory says : “I’m hopeful that Metrolinx will understand we all want to get transit built as quickly as possible,” “We all understand there’s a timetable. But we also should understand that you’ve got to build transit in a way that tries to respect as much as possible the property and the neighbourhood in which you’re building, including in this case 200-year-old precious heritage property and the green space that is pretty hard to come by in the downtown” External link

TorontoStar Monday, December 5, 2022 1:12:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I know he will make a great City Manager for Toronto," "He distinguished himself to the hiring panel among a field of outstanding candidates and is truly the right person at the right time to lead the City of Toronto administration" External link

CBC Friday, December 2, 2022 10:25:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “If the Ontario government wants to offer that break to developers, they should pay for it, and not take it out of the pockets of municipalities and their residents,” “In Toronto, we simply can’t afford to be without that money” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 2, 2022 12:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We are dealing here with a regime established in 1867 . . . and the methods that were put in place way back then about how those cities are financed are way out of date,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 1, 2022 2:52:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I will give the province full commendation, they have gone first and put some serious money on the table,” External link

theglobeandmail Thursday, December 1, 2022 5:41:00 AM EAT

John Tory saying : "the City of Toronto is made whole when it comes to the impact" External link

cp24 Thursday, December 1, 2022 2:57:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This significant step forward, now puts into sharp focus the need to have the Government of Canada address its clear commitment to assist with what is an exclusively COVID-19 related shortfall being experienced in a more substantial way by Canada’s largest city,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 1, 2022 12:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “100 per cent onside with the goal of building more homes,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 1, 2022 12:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We’ve been clear that keeping the city whole means that making sure each dollar lost due to Bill 23 will still be there from the province, in this case dollar for dollar,” “I’ve also made it clear that the current articulation of keeping us whole in the letter is not as clear and explicit as what I just said” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 1, 2022 12:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The way I just put it in discussions in my office; I have put the weapons down, I have not put them away,” “If we’re forced to absorb the cost of this provincially invented deal with developers and or cancelled desperately needed investment, we will make our voices heard in this matter in a way that is consistent with the size of this threat to the wellbeing of this city and frankly other cities across the province” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 1, 2022 12:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This significant step forward, now puts into sharp focus the need to have the Government of Canada address its clear commitment to assist with what is an exclusively COVID-19 related shortfall being experienced in a more substantial way by Canada’s largest city,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 30, 2022 11:48:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “100 per cent onside with the goal of building more homes,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 30, 2022 11:48:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We’ve been clear that keeping the city whole means that making sure each dollar lost due to Bill 23 will still be there from the province, in this case dollar for dollar,” “I’ve also made it clear that the current articulation of keeping us whole in the letter is not as clear and explicit as what I just said” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 30, 2022 11:48:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The way I just put it in discussions in my office; I have put the weapons down, I have not put them away,” “If we’re forced to absorb the cost of this provincially invented deal with developers and or cancelled desperately needed investment, we will make our voices heard in this matter in a way that is consistent with the size of this threat to the wellbeing of this city and frankly other cities across the province” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 30, 2022 11:48:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We urgently need the federal government to join the province and provide further funding to help protect Canada's economic engine as they promised during their last election," External link

CBC Wednesday, November 30, 2022 10:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Working with The 519 and Homes First, the city will move forward in our goal to develop better, more inclusive shelter standards that centre on the safety, wellbeing and affirmation of 2SLGBTQ+ community members. We want everyone to have access to safe indoor shelter and this dedicated site will help to do that while also helping residents secure permanent housing,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 30, 2022 8:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I would rather we get no ticket revenue from these cameras because everyone is actually slowing down and obeying the speed limits where they are deployed," "That is not the case right now, and so I will work to make sure we continue to invest in the Vision Zero Road Safety Plan and all the other measures, including increased police traffic enforcement, to make our streets safe" External link

CBC Wednesday, November 30, 2022 12:54:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Right now the city, police and school board often operate on their own," External link

barrie Tuesday, November 29, 2022 5:07:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Beyond the direct impact on victims and their families, these incidents create tensions and insecurities among students, teachers, and parents which simply shouldn’t be prevalent in our schools or in our communities,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Tuesday, November 29, 2022 7:44:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Specifically, the City will work with the school board to prioritize schools that require enhanced youth programming, mental health and well-being supports as well as food security initiatives in schools,” External link

barrie Tuesday, November 29, 2022 1:13:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We all agree that violence in schools is unacceptable and we must do everything we can to stop it,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, November 29, 2022 12:38:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We all agree that violence in schools is unacceptable and we must do everything we can to stop it,” External link

globalnews Monday, November 28, 2022 11:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Beyond the direct impact on victims and their families, these incidents create tensions and insecurities among students, teachers, and parents which simply shouldn't be prevalent in our schools or in our communities," External link

CBC Monday, November 28, 2022 11:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This is a big part of our post-COVID recovery to get people to come downtown to engage in activities here. Union Winter is an exciting opportunity for Torontonians to get down here, to do more than just come to work here. To come for a skate,” External link

cp24 Monday, November 28, 2022 9:44:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This would cause the postponement, and otherwise just not proceeding with many, many capital projects in the city,” External link

barrie Monday, November 28, 2022 9:39:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This would cause the postponement, and otherwise just not proceeding with many, many capital projects in the city,” External link

ctvnews Monday, November 28, 2022 9:34:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This would cause the postponement, and otherwise just not proceeding with many, many capital projects in the city,” External link

ctvnews Monday, November 28, 2022 8:54:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We want people to be able to enjoy our parks and other outdoor spaces as much as possible year round. This year, there are many exciting winter activities residents can enjoy including skate trails, toboggan hills, outdoor rinks and much more,” External link

cp24 Saturday, November 26, 2022 5:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I just think when push comes to shove, most people won't find it very sensible to be taking money intended for the city to develop much needed infrastructure … and have that money left in the pockets of developers and not available to the city to build the kinds of things we need," External link

CBC Saturday, November 26, 2022 1:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "This year, there are many exciting winter activities residents can enjoy, including skate trails, toboggan hills, outdoor rinks and much more. I welcome and encourage everyone to explore and experience Toronto's beautiful parks and recreational activities through the winter months," External link

CBC Saturday, November 26, 2022 6:31:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "They're taking money that otherwise would have come to us to pay for growth, and leaving it in the hands of the developers and leaving us with the bill for all of the infrastructure and other things that have to be done to facilitate growth and build complete strong communities. That's what's going on here," External link

CBC Friday, November 25, 2022 6:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This was an extraordinary finish but I’ve been to many a game, Grey Cup game or otherwise, and I just marvel at the fact that the game can provide that excitement all the time,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, November 25, 2022 5:29:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "From Sweden to Toronto, 'The King' will be remembered for the incredible impact he had on our city," External link

barrie Thursday, November 24, 2022 11:41:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Throughout this process, I have been focused on placing people in the city government in positions where they can best contribute to the agenda that the people of Toronto have elected me to implement. I want to thank all of you for taking the time to speak with me over the last few weeks,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 24, 2022 9:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We saw during the COVID-19 pandemic the importance of the chair of the Board of Health role. I believe Chris Moise has the experience as a former trustee and community leader to chair this board,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 24, 2022 9:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Amber has experience working here at City Hall and in her community. In the election she pledged to build an equitable and inclusive community for all - I share that goal and want to make sure we all remain focused on that during the challenging times ahead,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 24, 2022 9:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “I welcome their new voices and look forward to working with them on the important matters that come to the committee,” External link

globalnews Thursday, November 24, 2022 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote ( about Jaye Robinson ) : “I believe he will continue the strong stewardship of the TTC we saw from Jaye Robinson that has led to record investments in service and state of good repair,” External link

globalnews Thursday, November 24, 2022 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Throughout this process, I have been focused on placing people in the city government in positions where they can best contribute to the agenda that the people of Toronto have elected me to implement. I want to thank all of you for taking the time to speak with me over the last few weeks,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 24, 2022 8:22:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We saw during the COVID-19 pandemic the importance of the chair of the Board of Health role. I believe Chris Moise has the experience as a former trustee and community leader to chair this board,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 24, 2022 8:22:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Amber has experience working here at City Hall and in her community. In the election she pledged to build an equitable and inclusive community for all - I share that goal and want to make sure we all remain focused on that during the challenging times ahead,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 24, 2022 8:22:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Throughout this process, I have been focused on placing people in the City government in positions where they can best contribute to the agenda that the people of Toronto have elected me to implement," External link

CBC Thursday, November 24, 2022 6:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said ( about Jaye Robinson ) : "I believe he will continue the strong stewardship of the TTC we saw from Jaye Robinson that has led to record investments in service and state of good repair," External link

CBC Thursday, November 24, 2022 6:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I am recommending [Moise] be appointed to the Board of Health and, while the Chair is selected by the Board of Health, I am publicly declaring my support for him becoming the next Board of Health chair," "I look forward to working with Chris as we navigate what we all hope will be the end of the pandemic" External link

CBC Thursday, November 24, 2022 6:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I welcome their new voices and look forward to working with them on the important matters that come to the committee," "I am confident both councillors will approach these new appointments in a spirit of collaboration and partnership" External link

CBC Thursday, November 24, 2022 6:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “Any such proposed use would always be preceded by a staff report,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 24, 2022 6:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I think that people do trust me to exercise all the authorities that I have, as I've done for eight years, in a responsible manner," "The fact that these authorities have changed is obviously a significant piece of legislation, but it's not going to change who I am or how I operate with the people on the city council" External link

CBC Monday, November 21, 2022 7:51:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think that people do trust me to exercise all the authority that I have, as I’ve done for eight years, in a responsible manner,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 18, 2022 2:58:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “They still weren’t ready to embrace some of these changes because people had said to them, ‘You better not do that or you know, there’ll be trouble,’” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 18, 2022 2:58:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “As a result, residents will patronize local cafes and restaurants earlier than usual during this period,” External link

barrie Friday, November 18, 2022 12:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “It was an experience that taught us a lot of lessons,” External link

globalnews Thursday, November 17, 2022 10:23:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “In previous years, the city only began operations on the smaller local roads after five to eight centimeters of accumulation. But these new contracts in place this year now will see salt trucks dispatched as soon as the snow starts sticking to the ground, and that was something that happened in many areas of the city just in the last number of days,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 17, 2022 9:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Before snow reaches two centimeters, we would ask that people continue to be…good neighbors and help keep sidewalks and pathways clear for your friends and families but also for your neighbors and especially those who might have a little more of a challenge getting around,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 17, 2022 9:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The staff have assured me in this briefing that resulted from all of their work and reflection and an examination of what happened then, and generally with regard to winter snowfalls, that they are more prepared than ever for winter weather,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 17, 2022 9:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I would expect the number of instances in which I would use this would be very, very limited,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, November 17, 2022 8:36:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We put aside in the budget approximately $109.5 million in the proposed 2023 winter operations budget in order to ensure that our roads and sidewalks are clear and safe. We're tracking the weather and as we've seen this week, personnel are ready to go at a moment's notice to prepare our streets for the snow that is to come,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 17, 2022 8:35:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “In previous years, the city only began operations on the smaller local roads after five to eight centimeters of accumulation. But these new contracts in place this year now will see salt trucks dispatched as soon as the snow starts sticking to the ground, and that was something that happened in many areas of the city just in the last number of days,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 17, 2022 8:35:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Before snow reaches two centimeters, we would ask that people continue to be…good neighbors and help keep sidewalks and pathways clear for your friends and families but also for your neighbors and especially those who might have a little more of a challenge getting around,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 17, 2022 8:35:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The staff have assured me in this briefing that resulted from all of their work and reflection and an examination of what happened then and generally with regard to winter snowfalls that they are more prepared than ever for winter weather,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 17, 2022 8:35:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Toronto’s restaurant industry and small businesses were severely impacted by COVID-19 and suffered under extended closures and significant restrictions,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Thursday, November 17, 2022 7:23:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We raised this change with the province to make sure we can get more housing built as quickly as possible,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, November 17, 2022 5:16:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I got my shots today because I both wanted to protect myself and I also wanted to make sure that I did whatever I could to encourage other people to get vaccinated," External link

CBC Thursday, November 17, 2022 3:29:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “Toronto’s restaurant industry and small businesses were severely impacted by COVID-19 and suffered under extended closures and significant restrictions. We must continue to find unique opportunities to ensure our establishments can come back stronger than ever and to support jobs,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, November 16, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “As a result, residents will patronize local cafes and restaurants earlier than usual during this period,” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 16, 2022 7:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I really would urge people to take a look at what vaccinations they have received and to make sure that they get those vaccinations to the maximum they're allowed to happen, and that they get flu shots,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, November 15, 2022 11:59:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I think we still have a relatively safe and in fact a very safe situation in our school system and elsewhere in the city. But this was enough of a repetitive situation that I asked for a meeting involving the school board and the police,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, November 15, 2022 7:32:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I really am saying a prayer as many people are for the victim who's in the hospital in very poor shape and hope that that there's a complete recovery that happens there,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, November 15, 2022 7:32:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I will be continuing to advocate for the federal and provincial governments to once again come to an agreement — as they both pledged to do during their respective elections — to continue to support Toronto and all cities facing budget shortfalls due to the ongoing response to the pandemic,” “This funding is absolutely critical to Toronto’s economic recovery and it is my hope that both governments will join us at the table as soon as possible” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, November 15, 2022 2:24:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Strategy ) : "The acquisition of the 800 Kipling Avenue site will serve as the City's ongoing commitment to its wider climate action goals," "The future TTC electric bus facility aligns with the City's TransformTO Net Zero Strategy and is an investment in the future of our city" External link

electricenergyonline Monday, November 14, 2022 8:30:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The arrival of the City's official Christmas tree on Nathan Phillips Square has always been a milestone event signalling the start of the holiday season. I hope Torontonians will enjoy the celebrations on Nathan Phillips Square throughout December and into the New Year,” External link

cp24 Saturday, November 12, 2022 7:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Given our limited options to raise revenue, and our inability to run budget deficits, we do not have the fiscal capacity to absorb these massive shocks to our system,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, November 11, 2022 11:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “savings, cost mitigation efforts, and other offsets,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, November 11, 2022 11:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Given our limited options to raise revenue, and our inability to run budget deficits, we do not have the fiscal capacity to absorb these massive shocks to our system,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, November 11, 2022 3:06:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “savings, cost mitigation efforts, and other offsets,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, November 11, 2022 3:06:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “This multi-divisional effort will help address some of the issues we’re seeing now with wildlife and is an important step to make sure we continue to have the clean and liveable city that residents and businesses expect,” External link

cp24 Friday, November 11, 2022 2:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “This multi-divisional effort will help address some of the issues we’re seeing now with wildlife and is an important step to make sure we continue to have the clean and liveable city that residents and businesses expect,” External link

barrie Friday, November 11, 2022 1:53:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We cannot tax our way out of what happened with COVID, and we can’t cut our way out of it,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, November 10, 2022 11:49:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I don't disagree for a second with actually thinking about using development charges and perhaps building in an incentive to build purpose-built rental housing for that purpose. But it can't be the case that the provincial government can pass a law that effectively gives away the city's money to accomplish that purpose,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 10, 2022 11:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory warned : “This would cause the postponement, and otherwise just not proceeding with many, many capital projects in the city,” “And the part of it that is so frustrating for me is that those capital projects relate to expanding the sewer pipe to accommodate those buildings, or the transit that is going to be needed to serve those buildings or the daycare that is going to be needed to look after kids who move into those buildings” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 10, 2022 11:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Given our limited options to raise revenue and our inability to run budget deficits, we do not have the fiscal capacity to absorb these massive shocks to our system and thus we are required to turn to the governments with greater financial capacity and flexibility,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 10, 2022 10:17:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Given our limited options to raise revenue, and our inability to run budget deficits, we do not have the fiscal capacity to absorb these massive shocks to our system,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, November 10, 2022 9:34:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “savings, cost mitigation efforts, and other offsets,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, November 10, 2022 9:34:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "There'll be a huge return. Hotel rooms will be full. Restaurants will be full. People will be spending money here – thousands and thousands of visitors from all over the place," "I think you have to look at the positives of this. But that doesn't stop us all from having to do the due diligence that we have to do to make sure that public monies that are invested in putting on these World Cup games are spent wisely" External link

cp24 Thursday, November 10, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "We know that speed cameras work — they are a proven, data-driven Vision Zero tactic that is changing driver behaviour and having a positive community impact," External link

CBC Sunday, November 6, 2022 1:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I’m not satisfied with the degree to which we could better coordinate the construction,” External link

globalnews Saturday, November 5, 2022 2:24:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “For years and years, the residents of Scarborough have voiced that they feel unfairly treated and overlooked by governments and this decision would just reaffirm the idea in many people’s minds,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 4, 2022 2:06:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care reimbursements will provide much needed financial support to Toronto families and is the first phase of a plan that will continue into 2025,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 3, 2022 6:40:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care reimbursements will provide much needed financial support to Toronto families and is the first phase of a plan that will continue into 2025,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 2, 2022 7:41:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We know that speed cameras work,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, November 2, 2022 6:39:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Beyond my extreme sympathies that I extend on behalf of everyone to the families of those directly involved, there are a lot of kids and a lot of parents that today we should be thinking about in terms of concerns they may have about being safe in their schools," "What's normal about somebody showing up in front of a school carrying a gun to begin with let alone using it? There's nothing normal about that" External link

CBC Wednesday, November 2, 2022 4:25:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I'm certainly not satisfied with the current situation when it comes to the litter bins on our streets," External link

CBC Wednesday, November 2, 2022 1:41:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “Over the last three years, CaféTO has been a transformative program that has made our streets more vibrant and supported the restaurant industry during an unprecedented period of uncertainty. I look forward to hearing the feedback collected through this survey and I know it will help us continue to improve the program in the years to come,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 2, 2022 12:33:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "Beyond my extreme sympathies that I extend on behalf of everyone to the families of those directly involved, there are a lot of kids and a lot of parents that today we should be thinking about in terms of concerns they may have about being safe in their schools," "What's normal about somebody showing up in front of a school carrying a gun to begin with let alone using it? There's nothing normal about that" External link

CBC Tuesday, November 1, 2022 9:42:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "This latest incident makes me very angry and I intend to sit down with police and school board officials to see what more we might do to ensure the safety of students, educators and staff in and around our schools," External link

CBC Tuesday, November 1, 2022 3:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I'm certainly not satisfied with the current situation when it comes to the litter bins on our streets," External link

CBC Tuesday, November 1, 2022 1:06:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Identifying as a resident of Scarborough means a lot more to people than you might know, sometimes even more so than identifying with the City of Toronto itself,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Saturday, October 29, 2022 6:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The historic boundaries of these former separate municipalities would no longer be respected,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Saturday, October 29, 2022 6:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “For years and years, the residents of Scarborough have voiced that they feel unfairly treated and overlooked by governments, and this decision would just reaffirm the idea in many people’s minds,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Saturday, October 29, 2022 6:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “She fought hard for her community and always in a positive way,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 28, 2022 10:59:00 PM EAT

John Tory warned : “This would be unprecedented and would seriously impact the vast history of these areas,” External link

cp24 Friday, October 28, 2022 7:56:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Although the City is amalgamated, many residents continue to reference their respective former municipalities as their home," External link

CBC Friday, October 28, 2022 7:00:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "For years and years the residents of Scarborough have voiced that they feel unfairly treated and overlooked by governments, and this decision would just reaffirm the idea in many people's minds," External link

CBC Friday, October 28, 2022 7:00:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “What we can’t afford . . . is to see one government make promises and pay for it with somebody else’s money,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 28, 2022 1:26:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “What we can’t afford to see happen is to see one government make promises and pay for it with somebody else’s money,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Thursday, October 27, 2022 6:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “If you think about it, it’s just not fair to go out and change a piece of legislation and … sort of say, well, it’ll get paid for by somebody else’s money,” External link

theglobeandmail Thursday, October 27, 2022 4:38:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "What we can't afford to see happen is to see one government make promises and pay for it with somebody else's money," External link

barrie Wednesday, October 26, 2022 11:40:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think we have to continue to work at that” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, October 26, 2022 10:09:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "It's just not fair to go out and change a piece of legislation and make a promise and sort of say, 'Well, it'll get paid for but (with) somebody else's money," External link

CBC Wednesday, October 26, 2022 9:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "It's just not fair to go out and change a piece of legislation and make a promise and sort of say, 'Well, it'll get paid for but (with) somebody else's money," External link

CBC Wednesday, October 26, 2022 7:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Senior staff in the city are working quickly to create this division, which will be a substantial reorganization of existing staff so that they're focused even more keenly on the process of approval and on the delivery of housing much faster,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, October 26, 2022 7:28:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This plan, which represents a fundamental rethink of our bureaucracy, will be a major contributor to ensuring that development applications move as efficiently as possible through our system without sacrificing necessary diligence,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, October 26, 2022 7:28:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I got a significant mandate and I explicitly campaigned on what it is that I felt had to be done with respect to housing, with respect to taxes with respect to transit,” “And so I'll now be seeking to implement that mandate. I'm the only one that has one from people right across the city” External link

cp24 Wednesday, October 26, 2022 7:28:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Senior staff in the city are working quickly to create this division, which will be a substantial reorganization of existing staff so that they're focused even more keenly on the process of approval and of the on the delivery of housing much faster,” External link

barrie Wednesday, October 26, 2022 5:47:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This plan, which represents a fundamental rethink of our bureaucracy, will be a major contributor to ensuring that development applications move as efficiently as possible through our system without sacrificing necessary diligence,” External link

barrie Wednesday, October 26, 2022 5:47:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I will push forward starting as soon as this week with measures that are going to get more housing built faster,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, October 26, 2022 2:09:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The city itself is looking at more than a $1 billion budget crunch for next year,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 8:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “One thing I did not pick up on at the doors is the kind of gloom and doom you read about,” “People are hopeful (but) people are tired from the pandemic and they're feeling put upon by the affordability crisis, which I'm not going to make worse through big tax increases” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 8:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We're going to get the $28 billion transit plan built; the Scarborough subway, the Ontario Line the Eglinton Crosstown West, the Young Street North extension,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 8:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I will push forward starting as soon as this week with measures that are going to get more housing built faster,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 8:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “Our roads will be safer for everyone,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 8:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “We’ve come so far over the past eight years, but we have unfinished business that I’m absolutely determined to see through,” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, October 25, 2022 3:57:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “Serving as your mayor in this great city continues to be the honour of a lifetime. I love our city and I love working for the people of this city, that is why I ran for re-lection in the first place,” External link

barrie Tuesday, October 25, 2022 3:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory promised : “We are going to work with the provincial and federal governments to keep getting the big things done,” External link

barrie Tuesday, October 25, 2022 3:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I believe we need to get more housing built, we need to get more affordable and supportive housing built and we need to have housing that is obtainable for middle class Torontonians,” External link

barrie Tuesday, October 25, 2022 3:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I am happy when there are new faces on city council. Not because I didn’t get along with the people who were there before. But I just think renewal is a good thing and it happens on a gradual basis, election to election,” “The bad news is that we have some people with great experience who have left. The good news is we have some new people with fresh ideas. My approach has always been that anybody who wants to work with me I will work with them. We have so much to do that it is all hands on deck” External link

ctvnews Tuesday, October 25, 2022 1:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We've made so much progress on getting transit and housing built and growing our economy, and now we have a strong mandate to continue with that progress," External link

CBC Tuesday, October 25, 2022 11:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I will not be imposing big tax increases on people already in the middle of an affordability crisis — it's just not the right thing to do," External link

CBC Tuesday, October 25, 2022 11:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I am deeply grateful for the faith and the trust that you've put in me to once again lead our city for the next four years," External link

CBC Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:56:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I am hugely hopeful about the future of this city," "We have unfinished business that I am absolutely determined to see through" External link

CBC Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:56:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I am happy when there are new faces on city council. Not because I didn’t get along with the people who were there before. But I just think renewal is a good thing and it happens on a gradual basis, election to election,” “The bad news is that we have some people with great experience who have left. The good news is we have some new people with fresh ideas. My approach has always been that anybody who wants to work with me I will work with them. We have so much to do that it is all hands on deck” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 5:42:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I am happy when there are new faces on city council. Not because I didn’t get along with the people who were there before. But I just think renewal is a good thing and it happens on a gradual basis, election to election,” “The bad news is that we have some people with great experience who have left. The good news is we have some new people with fresh ideas. My approach has always been that anybody who wants to work with me I will work with them. We have so much to do that it is all hands on deck” External link

barrie Tuesday, October 25, 2022 5:38:00 AM EAT

John Tory déclaré : «cette communauté musulmane joue un grand rôle tous les jours dans tous les recoins de notre collectivité pour bâtir une ville forte, prévenante et inclusive» External link

journaldemontreal Saturday, June 11, 2022 7:42:00 PM EAT

John Tory afirma : "Uma coisa que aprendemos durante a pandemia é que você pode fazer seu trabalho mais eficaz, de longe, se todos estiverem envolvidos em segurança - em particular organizações comunitárias de base. Assim, você não sai qualquer um que queira ser marginalizado e entrar em circunstâncias inseguras em suas próprias vidas ou para criar circunstâncias inseguras para outros" External link

em Monday, October 25, 2021 7:36:00 PM EAT

John Tory afirma : "Uma coisa que aprendemos durante a pandemia é que você pode fazer seu trabalho mais eficaz, de longe, se todos estiverem envolvidos em segurança - em particular organizações comunitárias de base. Assim, você não sai qualquer um que queira ser marginalizado e entrar em circunstâncias inseguras em suas próprias vidas ou para criar circunstâncias inseguras para outros" External link

correiobraziliense Monday, October 25, 2021 5:29:00 PM EAT

John Tory déclaré : «J'espère vraiment que nous pourrons traduire ces personnes en justice et appliquer tout le poids de la loi» External link

journaldemontreal Monday, June 21, 2021 2:39:00 AM EAT

John Tory déclaré : «J'espère vraiment que nous pourrons traduire ces personnes en justice et appliquer tout le poids de la loi» External link

journaldemontreal Sunday, June 20, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

John Tory disse : “Prometa-me que volta aqui a Toronto em 2022” External link

observador Tuesday, April 20, 2021 7:38:00 PM EAT

John Tory disse : “Ele é o primeiro canadense a se apresentar sozinho como o artista principal num dos eventos mais assistidos no mundo todo” External link

correiobraziliense Monday, February 8, 2021 11:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory dijo : “La producción televisiva y de cine en Toronto es una creciente fuente de empleos y desarrollo económico (...) por ello, acompañaré personalmente a las empresas canadienses en su encuentro con las estadunidenses para agradecer su confianza y atraer más producciones a Toronto” External link

uniradioinforma Tuesday, January 24, 2017 2:44:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
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ministre1.10%FR10/29/201729/10/2017
centrist0.27%EN10/20/201720/10/2017
mayor of toronto6.04%EN10/19/201719/10/2017
mayor11.26%EN09/25/201725/09/2017
leader22.25%EN09/16/201716/09/2017
maire2.20%FR09/08/201708/09/2017
alcalde de toronto1.92%ES08/23/201723/08/2017
bürgermeister0.27%DE08/23/201723/08/2017
candidate22.25%EN01/26/201726/01/2017
actuel maire de toronto0.27%FR01/02/201702/01/2017
commissioner0.27%EN11/26/201626/11/2016
ville reine0.27%FR07/31/201631/07/2016
reine0.27%FR07/31/201631/07/2016
prefeito de toronto1.37%PT07/04/201604/07/2016
postmedia network mayor0.27%EN07/01/201601/07/2016
conservateur1.65%FR09/11/201411/09/2014
rival9.07%EN09/03/201403/09/2014
chef0.82%FR08/22/201422/08/2014
businessman0.82%EN05/02/201402/05/2014
ancien patron0.82%FR04/19/201419/04/2014
challenger0.82%EN03/12/201412/03/2014
host2.75%EN03/11/201411/03/2014
former leader0.27%EN02/12/201212/02/2012
opposition leader0.55%EN04/27/200827/04/2008
Names Lang Count
John ToryEN96.19%
John ToryFR3.13%
John ToryPT0.32%
John ToryES0.32%
John ToryDE0.05%


 
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Paul Johnson said ( about John Tory ) : “I want to thank Mayor John Tory and the hiring panel for the opportunity to take on this new challenge,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 3, 2022 12:48:00 AM EAT

Marit Stiles said ( about John Tory ) : “I’ll be honest for you, when I heard that John Tory, the mayor of Toronto, asked for that power in the middle of the election, I thought to myself, ‘how lazy is that?'” External link

cknw Sunday, November 27, 2022 2:09:00 AM EAT

Marit Stiles said ( about John Tory ) : “I’ll be honest for you, when I heard that John Tory, the mayor of Toronto, asked for that power in the middle of the election, I thought to myself, ‘how lazy is that?'” External link

globalnews Sunday, November 27, 2022 12:51:00 AM EAT

Steve Clark told ( about John Tory ) : “John Tory won a city-wide mandate with over 342,000 votes — 36,000 more votes than every city councillor combined,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 25, 2022 2:34:00 AM EAT

Mike Schreiner said ( about John Tory ) : “It’s a ridiculous statement for the minister to say that (Tory’s vote count) in any way justifies overturning centuries of democratic principle — that majority rules within elected bodies,” “The mayor got a lot of votes and he certainly … has a disproportionate influence on council, rightfully so,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 25, 2022 2:34:00 AM EAT

Patrice Harris said ( about John Tory ) : “I have known John Tory for more than 20 years. My first job out of university was as his driver and assistant,” External link

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John Tory said : “On very short notice, we’ve mobilized to make our transit system safer,” External link

cp24 Thursday, February 2, 2023 1:02:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “It is a tragedy, there is just no other word to describe it and when you hear of these tragedies, I can just speak for myself, it underlines my own determination to try to do better when it comes to safe streets, to programs to address the root causes of these things and to do better when it comes to some of the other underlying contributing circumstances as well,” External link

cp24 Thursday, February 2, 2023 1:02:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We’ve got to get beyond this notion that I’ve got to keep phoning and emailing and speaking, and writing and, you know, I don’t know what else I can do, to say, can we just have reliable streams of funding,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, February 2, 2023 12:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “It is a tragedy, there is just no other word to describe it and when you hear of these tragedies, I can just speak for myself, it underlines my own determination to try to do better when it comes to safe streets, to programs to address the root causes of these things and to do better when it comes to some of the other underlying contributing circumstances as well,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, February 1, 2023 11:23:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "There's a degree of, I guess, what I'll call sticker shock," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 1, 2023 1:12:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "The TTC must be safe for everyone," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 31, 2023 2:57:00 AM EAT

John Tory added : "At my urging, City officials have been working with the TTC to provide any required support to help keep our transit system safe," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 31, 2023 2:57:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This brings warming centre capacity up to 142 spaces and is on top of the 9,000+ emergency shelter spaces that operate every night,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, January 31, 2023 12:48:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Hazel McCallion ) : “There were moments with Hazel where not only was she one of the most loveable people in her own way, but she was tough as nails,” “The concept of retirement to her was something that was virtually unknown because she carried on even right up to the time of her becoming ill, serving on boards and contributing to the public scene in many different ways” External link

cornwallseawaynews Monday, January 30, 2023 7:36:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Hazel McCallion ) : “She was engaged as ever despite her illness,” “Retirement was only a word for Hazel. She continued to contribute greatly at 101 years old” External link

cornwallseawaynews Monday, January 30, 2023 1:32:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Hazel McCallion ) : “She was engaged as ever despite her illness,” “Retirement was only a word for Hazel . She continued to contribute greatly at 101 years old” External link

theepochtimes Sunday, January 29, 2023 11:35:00 PM EAT

John Tory said ( about Hazel McCallion ) : “I feel so fortunate to have known Hazel for decades and to have been able to call her a friend. I’m thankful for her kindness, her skill, her quick wit and her bluntness,” External link

cp24 Sunday, January 29, 2023 7:54:00 PM EAT

John Tory said ( about Hazel McCallion ) : “I feel so fortunate to have known Hazel for decades and to have been able to call her a friend. I’m thankful for her kindness, her skill, her quick wit and her bluntness,” External link

cp24 Sunday, January 29, 2023 5:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I want to thank all the transit workers who have kept the transit system moving throughout this week and who will be on the job this weekend,” “I know this hasn’t been an easy time for any of them or their families” External link

cornwallseawaynews Sunday, January 29, 2023 5:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : "I believe that ... being there is going to help keep people safer and help people to feel safer," External link

cp24 Sunday, January 29, 2023 4:41:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I want to thank all the transit workers who have kept the transit system moving throughout this week and who will be on the job this weekend,” “I know this hasn’t been an easy time for any of them or their families” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, January 28, 2023 11:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory added : “The TTC must be safe for everyone — passengers and transit employees. We’re continuing to work with the TTC, Toronto Police and TTC union leadership to make sure we are immediately addressing safety concerns” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, January 28, 2023 5:30:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "The TTC must be safe for everyone – passengers and transit employees. We're continuing to work with the TTC, Toronto Police, and TTC union leadership to make sure we are immediately addressing safety concerns," External link

cp24 Saturday, January 28, 2023 3:52:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I know many people who use the TTC – the passengers are anxious and even scared,” “They must know that we are doing everything we can” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, January 27, 2023 7:26:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC must be safe for everyone, without exception, the people who use it and the people who provide the service,” “I know many people who use the TTC, the passengers, are anxious and even scared. And they must know that we are doing everything we can that will be helpful to address their concerns and to make sure everyone remains safe” External link

theglobeandmail Friday, January 27, 2023 4:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The bottom line for all of us is clear: the TTC must be safe for everyone, without exception, to the people who use it and the people who provide the service each and every day,” External link

theepochtimes Friday, January 27, 2023 4:10:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “A lack of mental health supports undoubtedly contributes to a number of issues we are seeing in cities across the country,” External link

cp24 Thursday, January 26, 2023 8:20:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “A lack of mental health supports undoubtedly contributes to a number of issues we are seeing in cities across the country,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 26, 2023 7:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Three years ago, we confronted the COVID-19 pandemic and in that moment all governments worked together to help people and to help each other get through those tough times,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Thursday, January 26, 2023 1:41:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “For years we’ve been advocating for greater protections on our transit system, and every time there’s an event or a crisis, we hear the same rhetoric, ‘Oh, we’ve got to do something,’” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 25, 2023 10:11:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “There are people who are timid about the drawing a connection between some of the incidents we're seeing and mental health. I'm not timid about that,” “Because in the end, if you see someone push someone onto the tracks of the subway that is not known to them or a random person, you see someone -- an elderly person – get pushed out on the street and lost their life by a complete stranger, those are incidents that are evidence of some issues out there that people have with mental health” External link

cp24 Wednesday, January 25, 2023 4:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “A lack of mental health supports undoubtedly contributes to a number of issues we are seeing in cities across the country,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, January 25, 2023 4:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The lack of spending on mental health – particularly as we come out of the COVID-19 pandemic - is painfully clear on the streets of municipalities across the country. When people are suffering and unable to receive adequate support, frequently they are left on our streets, on our transit systems, and in our emergency rooms to fend for themselves,” “When the federal and provincial governments don’t fully and adequately fund mental health care, the responsibility is offloaded to ill-equipped municipalities across Canada which are without the financial resources to address this crisis – it is offloaded to our shelters, to our police services, to our transit systems, and to hospital emergency departments” External link

cp24 Wednesday, January 25, 2023 4:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Three years ago, we confronted the COVID-19 pandemic and in that moment all governments worked together to help people and to help each other get through those tough times,” External link

globalnews Wednesday, January 25, 2023 4:36:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "CaféTO is a success story for our hospitality industry, and has enhanced the look and feel of our city. As we move out of the COVID-19 pandemic, proposed changes will make CaféTO more sustainable for years to come," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 24, 2023 8:36:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I encourage anyone with information to help police find those responsible for this attack so they can face consequences for their behaviour,” “I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, January 24, 2023 8:06:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I encourage anyone with information to help police find those responsible for this attack so they can face consequences for their behaviour,” “I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, January 24, 2023 6:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I encourage anyone with information to help police find those responsible for this attack so they can face consequences for their behaviour,” “I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts” External link

cornwallseawaynews Tuesday, January 24, 2023 11:07:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 24, 2023 6:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I am also very concerned about the increasing number of criminal acts involving young people. I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, January 24, 2023 4:02:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I strongly believe this is something all governments have to work together to urgently address with social and mental health experts," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 24, 2023 2:48:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “I'm horrified at these things,” External link

cp24 Monday, January 23, 2023 6:59:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's very challenging, because they're random … the geographic descriptions of them is all over the city,” “I think the presence of police, and the presence of some security people on the transit together with people that can help with homelessness, are going to be helpful” External link

cp24 Monday, January 23, 2023 6:59:00 PM EAT

John Tory explained : “Identifying as a resident of Scarborough means a lot more to people than you might know, sometimes even more so than identifying with the city of Toronto itself,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, January 23, 2023 1:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I believe anyone threatening or inflicting violence on transit workers should face the most serious of consequences for their actions from our justice system," External link

CBC Sunday, January 22, 2023 4:28:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "It's not one-time learning, it's continuous learning," "We need these partnerships with communities but also other levels of governments to deliver solutions to these communities that have been historically marginalized" External link

CBC Sunday, January 22, 2023 2:23:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "This just represents basic humanity and consideration for other people," External link

CBC Sunday, January 22, 2023 1:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We need to do everything we can to determine the root causes of such acts,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Saturday, January 21, 2023 8:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Ken Lee ) : “This murder was horrific and my thoughts continue to be with Eric, and all of Ken’s family and loved ones as they continue to grieve. I hope they will see justice done,” “I will continue to support doing everything we can as a municipal government to combat violent crime. That includes supporting our police, investing in kids and families to address the roots of violence, and advocating for tougher laws including bail reform” External link

cornwallseawaynews Saturday, January 21, 2023 7:07:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC is a place where people should expect to be safe,” External link

cp24 Friday, January 20, 2023 2:11:00 AM EAT

John Tory announced : “address the unintended effects that transit construction can have on local businesses,” External link

cp24 Thursday, January 19, 2023 11:17:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The bottom line is we’re getting the work done, we’re putting in the new streetcar tracks, the new water mains, we’re rebuilding the sidewalks, all of which are in the interest of a more liveable city that functions in light of all the growth we’re having,” “But we can always do better and this is one example of where I’m sure there were some lessons to be learned, but some circumstances that explain why there were delays with this project” External link

globalnews Thursday, January 19, 2023 2:23:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “You wonder how that could have happened, 30, 40 years ago, but it did,” “And so I think we’re going to have to use technology and more diligence” External link

globalnews Thursday, January 19, 2023 2:23:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Our transit system – and city at large – must be safe places for all and free of hatred, without exception,” “Hate has not place in our city. We must all call out and stand together against discrimination and violence” External link

barrie Thursday, January 19, 2023 2:52:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “I’m thrilled at the prospect of a WNBA team coming here and the first step is to show the support, so I hope people snap those tickets up in no time to fill that arena and to show what I believe to be the case which is that there’s huge interest for women’s sports in Toronto and I’d be very proud for us to have a team in the WNBA,” External link

cp24 Thursday, January 19, 2023 2:46:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "It's very frustrating for me… what kind of circumstances would cause a young person even to bring a replica gun to school because, you know, if you think of how badly that could have ended," "We're trying to put a team effort to this to make sure we do whatever we can to stem these incidents" External link

cp24 Thursday, January 19, 2023 12:33:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "It's very frustrating for me… what kind of circumstances would cause a young person even to bring a replica gun to school because, you know, if you think of how badly that could have ended," "We're trying to put a team effort to this to make sure we do whatever we can to stem these incidents" External link

barrie Thursday, January 19, 2023 12:23:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I've asked for and received two reports, please go and read them," "And you'll see that they have plenty of complexities which just don't make it an easy thing to do. And that's not the responsible way to run the government. And I won't run the government that way" External link

CBC Monday, January 16, 2023 12:21:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We are all thankful for his legacy of championing disability issues and fighting for accessibility for everyone,” “He was a gracious and committed Lieutenant Governor and even after his period in office he continued to contribute to the community in many ways” External link

theglobeandmail Monday, January 16, 2023 2:59:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Starting with his time as a respected broadcaster he remained down to earth and as such maintained the respect and affection of people everywhere,” External link

cp24 Monday, January 16, 2023 12:26:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Starting with his time as a respected broadcaster he remained down to earth and as such maintained the respect and affection of people everywhere,” External link

barrie Sunday, January 15, 2023 7:29:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I think we just can't go on this way," "I'm going to take it up as a project that's very important to me ... in the remaining time that I have as mayor" External link

CBC Sunday, January 15, 2023 2:26:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "These are investments which, in my best judgment, we must make now," External link

CBC Saturday, January 14, 2023 2:06:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "The principal priority I had was to reserve frontline services," "What they don't read about is cuts in frontline services because we preserve them" External link

barrie Thursday, January 12, 2023 11:24:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I have no idea why the federal government isn't leading the charge to say let's sit down together and work out a different way to have all cities, but starting with Toronto only because it's the biggest, be financed in a way that is sustainable as opposed to having to go with this kind of cap in hand routine each year,” External link

cp24 Thursday, January 12, 2023 10:22:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “If (Torontonians) want services to be maintained or enhanced there is a cost to that,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 11, 2023 2:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Chrystia Freeland ) : “I’m frankly a bit puzzled by the challenge that’s been posed by our discussions with the government of Canada, especially in light of the fact that the Minister of Finance (Chrystia Freeland) happens to come from Toronto,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 11, 2023 2:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I’m frankly a bit puzzled by the challenge that’s been posed by our discussions with the government of Canada, especially in light of the fact that the Minister of Finance happens to come from Toronto,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, January 10, 2023 9:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I’m frankly a bit puzzled by the challenge that’s been posed by our discussions with the government of Canada, especially in light of the fact that the Minister of Finance happens to come from Toronto,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, January 10, 2023 7:16:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We've been very clear that while we have been announcing new investments, they come from a very limited pool of additional resources … thanks to the fact there will be a below-the-rate-of-inflation tax increase," External link

CBC Tuesday, January 10, 2023 12:12:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Like all Torontonians I am so grateful for our paramedics and firefighters and the incredible sacrifices they make every day to keep our residents safe,” “In budget 2023 we’re protecting these crucial frontline services, and adding more paramedics and firefighters, so they can continue the lifesaving work they do day in and day out” External link

cknw Saturday, January 7, 2023 4:40:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “Like all Torontonians I am so grateful for our paramedics and firefighters and the incredible sacrifices they make every day to keep our residents safe,” “In budget 2023 we’re protecting these crucial frontline services, and adding more paramedics and firefighters, so they can continue the lifesaving work they do day in and day out” External link

globalnews Friday, January 6, 2023 11:51:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “You have seen the lineups outside of hospitals of ambulances and police cars,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 6, 2023 8:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Like all Torontonians I am so grateful for our paramedics and firefighters and the incredible sacrifices they make every day to keep our residents safe,” “In budget 2023 we’re protecting these crucial frontline services, and adding more paramedics and firefighters, so they can continue the lifesaving work they do day in and day out” External link

cknw Friday, January 6, 2023 8:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "The best study I participated in lately was an election," External link

CBC Friday, January 6, 2023 3:32:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We have to combat the crime and violence we have seen,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 6, 2023 2:34:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Those are indications of a program that is successful," External link

CBC Friday, January 6, 2023 5:37:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "Those are indications of a program that is successful," External link

CBC Friday, January 6, 2023 3:46:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This is needed funding to help our most vulnerable residents and to help people find a pathway out of homelessness,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 6, 2023 3:00:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This is needed funding to help our most vulnerable residents and to help people find a pathway out of homelessness,” External link

theepochtimes Friday, January 6, 2023 2:29:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I stress throughout this process that frontline services, nuts-and-bolts, must be protected as much as we possibly can, despite the budget pressures we are facing. And I believe the proposed budget has achieved that,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 5, 2023 10:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This is needed funding to help our most vulnerable residents and to help people find a pathway out of homelessness,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, January 5, 2023 10:32:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This budget, I’m focused on protecting and improving the nuts-and-bolts services Torontonians rely on and following through to build housing and keep our city safe. From keeping pools, rinks, and youth spaces open, to snow clearing on sidewalks across the city and building more housing, I’m focused on protecting municipal services,” External link

globalnews Thursday, January 5, 2023 8:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Our transit system, like other large transit systems right across North America, is facing a new challenge as ridership rebounds,” “And that is random incidents of crime and the [presence] of more people in crisis on the transit system itself” External link

theglobeandmail Thursday, January 5, 2023 5:17:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “I know that nobody likes a fare increase,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 5, 2023 3:53:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “As you know, the TTC receives its operating money principally from two sources the fare paying passengers and a subsidy that is given by the taxpayers of the City of Toronto through the city budget,” External link

barrie Thursday, January 5, 2023 2:51:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC has to be a safe place for everyone — every rider and for every TTC employee, and that safety has to be 24-7,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, January 5, 2023 2:33:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC has to be a safe place for everyone — every rider and for every TTC employee, and that safety has to be 24-7,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 4, 2023 11:06:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "While this is a challenging year for the city, we are investing to keep transit safe, improve service, and support seniors and low-income residents," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 4, 2023 9:23:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “As you know, the TTC receives its operating money principally from two sources the fare paying passengers and a subsidy that is given by the taxpayers of the City of Toronto through the city budget,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, January 4, 2023 8:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “One of our principal responsibilities is to keep our community safe, and to keep Torontonians safe. This will show itself in a proposed 4.3 percent increase in the police budget,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, January 4, 2023 6:54:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no issue that concerns me more than community safety. We have to combat the crime and violence we have seen. I want a safe city for every resident, everywhere in Toronto, at all times,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, January 4, 2023 6:54:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I know that people are extremely anxious about recent acts of violence that we’ve seen in our city and across the GTA,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, January 4, 2023 3:41:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We must do everything we can to address crime and to keep people safe and have them feel safe in our city,” External link

barrie Wednesday, January 4, 2023 3:27:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "These are investments which, in my best judgment, we must make now," External link

CBC Wednesday, January 4, 2023 12:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "A good number of crimes we've seen in the city, generally, are serious. And they cause significant anxiety for the people who live in the city," "So we must do everything we can to address crime and to keep people safe" External link

CBC Wednesday, January 4, 2023 12:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no issue that concerns me more than community safety. We have to combat the crime and violence we have seen,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, January 3, 2023 9:50:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “One of our principal responsibilities is to keep our community safe and to keep Torontonians safe. This will show itself in a proposed 4.3 per cent increase in the police budget,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, January 3, 2023 8:38:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We know the changes we are making are having an impact but no matter what, I am determined to make sure this road safety work continues,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 28, 2022 1:37:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I will be advocating that (police) should get an increase, and that it's an increase that I think is entirely justifiable," "When I go to the neighborhoods where there's been a shooting that's taken place … they want more money spent on police, they want more police officers" External link

CBC Wednesday, December 28, 2022 12:11:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC must be safe for riders and all transit workers, and violence or harassment on the TTC or anywhere in our city is unacceptable,” “We are working to finalize the 2023 budget with this in mind — in what will be a challenging budget year, we need to protect our front-line services, including transit and policing, and we need to invest more in key areas, including public safety” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, December 27, 2022 2:26:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 25, 2022 7:45:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 25, 2022 4:13:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 25, 2022 4:13:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I know many Torontonians will be spending this treasured time with loved ones – especially as we emerge from the pandemic and make up for past holidays spent apart," External link

cp24 Sunday, December 25, 2022 3:16:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 24, 2022 11:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I’m not sure if there's any such thing as a lunch bag letdown when it comes to a storm because if there's a storm that is less intensive than expected, this is very good news for people who have to clean it up and for people who are trying to look out for our most vulnerable people,” External link

cp24 Saturday, December 24, 2022 8:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think the advice from yesterday still prevails, that is to please stay home whenever you can because it just makes it more safe for you and it makes it easier for all of the crews to continue to deal with the work that they have to deal with whether it be snow clearing operations or whether it be hydro,” External link

cp24 Saturday, December 24, 2022 8:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "The worst of it seems to have passed," External link

CBC Saturday, December 24, 2022 8:00:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 24, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “There is no question that the storm and the amount of snow were much less than expected, and that’s good news for everyone,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 24, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Everyone in our city deserves to be treated with dignity and respect. I am so saddened to know that a man has lost his life in this way,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, December 23, 2022 10:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “These are winds that approach Category 1 hurricane, combined with the snow that’s supposed to fall, makes for an unusual sort of storm,” External link

globalnews Friday, December 23, 2022 5:28:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “People should be on notice with this storm, if it lives up to expectations, the clearing of snow will likely be a multi-day event,” “That is not because there won’t be passes made through the different neighbourhoods right away but with the winds that are expected, for example, the snow will blow back onto the streets and will require plowing to be done again” External link

cp24 Friday, December 23, 2022 5:11:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I regret the fact they haven't come up with a date but I think you'll find it'll be finished in the next 12 months,” External link

barrie Thursday, December 22, 2022 7:37:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think they (the feds) would say with some justification they've done a lot. You know, during the pandemic, they did a lot and they did a lot for Toronto and I acknowledge that. But the point I'm making to them now is we need just a little bit more help to get us through the pandemic because all of what we're asking for is pandemic-related shortfall,” “But they're engaged in a bit of a to-and-fro with the province about who should be doing what and I just have to sort of do my best to make our case and if it doesn't work well then that's unfortunate, and I think it's wrong. But having said that, we will move forward” External link

barrie Thursday, December 22, 2022 7:37:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I regret the fact they haven't come up with a date but I think you'll find it'll be finished in the next 12 months,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 22, 2022 5:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think they (the feds) would say with some justification they've done a lot. You know, during the pandemic, they did a lot and they did a lot for Toronto and I acknowledge that. But the point I'm making to them now is we need just a little bit more help to get us through the pandemic because all of what we're asking for is pandemic-related shortfall,” “But they're engaged in a bit of a to-and-fro with the province about who should be doing what and I just have to sort of do my best to make our case and if it doesn't work well then that's unfortunate, and I think it's wrong. But having said that, we will move forward” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 22, 2022 5:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “To me the best way to judge this thing, and see whether it represents something that people should be concerned about, is to actually have a kind of objective review done by some person informed enough to do it,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 22, 2022 1:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think that it would be a very wise idea for the province to even say right now ‘We got that message from the city council,’” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 22, 2022 1:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The Prime Minister and the Premier — they both understand and they say to me in a very sincere way, privately, where they don’t have to answer to what you might say about them, that they understand the importance of Toronto, they understand the importance of cities,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 22, 2022 1:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Anything they want to do, they can find a way to do it,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 22, 2022 1:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It’s certainly a significant problem,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 22, 2022 1:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "While we are continuing to learn details of this murder, I am deeply disturbed by the allegations made public so far. Everyone in our city deserves to be treated with dignity and respect," "I am so saddened to know that a man has lost his life in this way. Toronto Police have made several arrests in this case – I am extremely troubled by the young age of those accused and by the number of people allegedly involved in this murder" External link

barrie Wednesday, December 21, 2022 4:37:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "While we are continuing to learn details of this murder, I am deeply disturbed by the allegations made public so far. Everyone in our city deserves to be treated with dignity and respect," "I am so saddened to know that a man has lost his life in this way. Toronto Police have made several arrests in this case – I am extremely troubled by the young age of those accused and by the number of people allegedly involved in this murder" External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 21, 2022 2:11:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "We are working hard to meet the federal government's goal of reaching 100 per cent zero emission vehicles by 2035. It's ambitious, but we're working to make sure that the infrastructure is in, and other things we can do as a city to try and achieve that goal," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 20, 2022 8:41:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We are working hard as a city government to tackle climate change at the local level," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 20, 2022 8:41:00 PM EAT

John Tory added : "The initial focus will be in the downtown, but the objective is to make sure that we stretch that infrastructure across the city as appropriate," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 20, 2022 8:41:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "In some communities, trust has been eroded over time and needs to be re-earned," External link

CBC Monday, December 19, 2022 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I know [Demkiw] will be able to do that," External link

CBC Monday, December 19, 2022 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I hope that everyone takes advantage of the Market’s extended holiday hours on Sundays and weekday evenings,” External link

globalnews Saturday, December 17, 2022 8:16:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "The sensible time to look at the whole thing is when it's complete," "So that you can look at the whole package, and what happened to fix things" External link

CBC Friday, December 16, 2022 5:37:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "You know who talks to me about Bill 39. Nobody," "They talk to me about housing. They talk about community safety. Nobody talks to me about it. Nobody. Nobody" External link

CBC Friday, December 16, 2022 4:46:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I think it is time. I think it was appropriate," External link

CBC Friday, December 16, 2022 4:46:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “It’s not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it’s supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we’re ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 11:17:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It’s not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it’s supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we’re ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It’s not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it’s supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we’re ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 8:20:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 7:09:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 4:50:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 3:38:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 2:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:04:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Toronto will be able to ensure that those who already live in multi-tenant houses … have protection," External link

CBC Thursday, December 15, 2022 12:09:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “Changing this is the right thing to do,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 15, 2022 2:39:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Salt trucks will go out when the snow starts to accumulate and plows will follow, if required,” External link

globalnews Thursday, December 15, 2022 2:08:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I believe that will actually save lives," External link

CBC Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:53:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We've already taken measures in the past and even in the current circumstances to increase the presence of different kinds of people; special constables, streets to homes outreach workers, police officers on the system, and that kind of work will continue,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We as a city government and as a city council, we have the opportunity today to take a more aggressive approach to address the acute affordability and housing crises facing our city. The housing action plan begins the process of updating the city's regulations so that we can meet or exceed the target of building 285,000 homes over the next decade,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I'm optimistic that on the multi-tenant housing that we will have a sufficient consensus to move this forward, which I think is what needs to be done and I think we'll find quite frankly, once it has moved forward that the fears that people have are grossly exaggerated and largely unfounded," External link

cp24 Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We've already taken measures in the past and even in the current circumstances to increase the presence of different kinds of people; special constables, streets to homes outreach workers, police officers on the system, and that kind of work will continue,” External link

barrie Thursday, December 15, 2022 1:30:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I think that in the time of multiple crises, those who repeatedly choose political theatre will be very harshly dealt with by elections going forward,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 14, 2022 10:40:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “You know who talks to me about Bill 39? Nobody! They talk to me about housing, they talk to me about community safety — nobody talks about (strong mayor powers). Nobody!” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 14, 2022 10:40:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “It's not supposed to be the Armageddon snowfall we had last year but it's supposed to be significant enough that it will be a good test. I think we're ready,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 14, 2022 10:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “That's what happens when you manage a big contract. City management have responsibility to ensure people and machines ready to go,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 14, 2022 10:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We as a city government and as a city council, we have the opportunity today to take a more aggressive approach to address the acute affordability and housing crises facing our city. The housing action plan begins the process of updating the city's regulations so that we can meet or exceed the target of building 285,000 homes over the next decade,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 14, 2022 7:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I'm optimistic that on the multi-tenant housing that we will have a sufficient consensus to move this forward, which I think is what needs to be done and I think we'll find quite frankly, once it has moved forward that the fears that people have are grossly exaggerated and largely unfounded,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 14, 2022 7:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I’m thankful our @Toronto_Fire firefighters were able to rescue several people from the building. We’re working to help everyone in the wake of this fire. The Office of Emergency Management is engaged to help the residents who have been displaced by this fire," External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 14, 2022 2:18:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “Any thought of the additional authorities being necessary are not on the table,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 14, 2022 12:45:00 AM EAT

John Tory writes : "Voters in the last municipal election provided a mandate to me and to this council to make bold moves on housing" External link

CBC Wednesday, December 14, 2022 12:04:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : "This plan will bring our city into the 21st century by removing the exclusionary zoning that has focused growth in just a few areas of the city, and prevented Torontonians from having housing choices," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 14, 2022 12:04:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We must move quickly to change city policies and advance new programs that will create new housing,” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, December 13, 2022 11:53:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I’m thankful our @Toronto_Fire firefighters were able to rescue several people from the building. We’re working to help everyone in the wake of this fire. The Office of Emergency Management is engaged to help the residents who have been displaced by this fire," External link

cp24 Tuesday, December 13, 2022 10:30:00 PM EAT

John Tory writes : "Voters in the last municipal election provided a mandate to me and to this council to make bold moves on housing" External link

CBC Tuesday, December 13, 2022 12:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : "This plan will bring our city into the 21st century by removing the exclusionary zoning that has focused growth in just a few areas of the city, and prevented Torontonians from having housing choices," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 13, 2022 12:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : "Places of worship should always be safe places for all of our residents," "I'm thankful for the congregants who stepped in to help and to Toronto Police for responding to this incident and investigating" External link

cp24 Monday, December 12, 2022 7:18:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We can never accept acts of violence of this kind happening anywhere in our city," External link

CBC Saturday, December 10, 2022 8:16:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The TTC remains a very safe system that moves millions of people every day safely,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 10, 2022 6:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I’m sure Metrolinx has a plan” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 10, 2022 1:39:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “These efforts are not intended to create towers on every corner, but to support new forms of housing that will support our diverse communities, create space in our city for both renters and owners, and foster the expansion of communities in a fashion that is both responsible and sustainable,” External link

cp24 Saturday, December 10, 2022 12:40:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I deferred it because there weren’t the votes to carry it. But that same report will be going forward and put on the floor of council. All the public hearings and deputations were already conducted at the panning and housing committee and now we are going to bring it forward to city council for a debate and a vote,” External link

barrie Saturday, December 10, 2022 12:30:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I deferred it because there weren’t the votes to carry it. But that same report will be going forward and put on the floor of council. All the public hearings and deputations were already conducted at the panning and housing committee and now we are going to bring it forward to city council for a debate and a vote,” External link

cp24 Friday, December 9, 2022 11:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We can never accept acts of violence of this kind happening anywhere in our city," External link

CBC Friday, December 9, 2022 10:44:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We simply cannot maintain a sustainable growing city, which offers a housing choice consisting of single-family homes and 50-storey towers, even though we will continue to have lots of both as part of the plan,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 9, 2022 10:44:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Like all Torontonians, I was shocked to hear about the fatal stabbing at High Park station this afternoon. We can never accept acts of violence of this kind happening anywhere in our city. My thoughts are with the family and friends of the woman who has lost her life," "We will simply have to sit down again with the TTC and police officials to see what more we can do to ensure the safety of TTC passengers beyond the many measures the TTC has put in place" External link

CBC Friday, December 9, 2022 10:44:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I don't think a public inquiry is the answer. I think the answer is to get on with getting it finished,” External link

cp24 Friday, December 9, 2022 10:24:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I don't think a public inquiry is the answer. I think the answer is to get on with getting it finished,” External link

cp24 Friday, December 9, 2022 9:39:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I don't think a public inquiry is the answer. I think the answer is to get on with getting it finished,” External link

barrie Friday, December 9, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “These efforts are not intended to create towers on every corner, but to support new forms of housing that will support our diverse communities, create space in our city for both renters and owners, and foster the expansion of communities in a fashion that is both responsible and sustainable,” External link

barrie Friday, December 9, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “It is this kind of thing that we will be looking at,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 9, 2022 3:15:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We take it seriously. Our public officials take it seriously, and I’m very optimistic that, if there are major concerns that arise in the course of that review, that (the Ford government) will take them seriously, too,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 9, 2022 3:15:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I think now what we have to do, given that we've moved on from that and the TDSB said no police officers in schools, is to look at other ways in which we can use the police or use other people,” “We need to make schools safer, that's all there is to it” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 8, 2022 6:52:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I think now what we have to do, given that we've moved on from that and the TDSB said no police officers in schools, is to look at other ways in which we can use the police or use other people,” “We need to make schools safer, that's all there is to it” External link

barrie Thursday, December 8, 2022 12:03:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I think now what we have to do, given that we've moved on from that and the TDSB said no police officers in schools, is to look at other ways in which we can use the police or use other people,” “We need to make schools safer, that's all there is to it” External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 7, 2022 10:29:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We all agree that violence in schools is unacceptable and we must do everything we can to stop it," External link

CBC Wednesday, December 7, 2022 2:26:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "Any such proposed use would always be preceded by a staff report," "And I will without exception try first to forge a consensus through the use of the council process" External link

cp24 Wednesday, December 7, 2022 2:09:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I encourage Torontonians to take advantage of the more than 11,000 popular, educational and entertaining winter recreation programs available for residents of all ages and abilities to stay active across the city this season,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, December 6, 2022 2:17:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I encourage Torontonians to take advantage of the more than 11,000 popular, educational and entertaining winter recreation programs available for residents of all ages and abilities to stay active across the city this season,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, December 6, 2022 1:24:00 AM EAT

John Tory tells : “The next thing that should happen is that the independently commissioned report, on how you can do this … in a better way than interfering with this precious 200-year-old heritage property including the trees, will come out,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, December 5, 2022 1:12:00 PM EAT

John Tory says : “I’m hopeful that Metrolinx will understand we all want to get transit built as quickly as possible,” “We all understand there’s a timetable. But we also should understand that you’ve got to build transit in a way that tries to respect as much as possible the property and the neighbourhood in which you’re building, including in this case 200-year-old precious heritage property and the green space that is pretty hard to come by in the downtown” External link

TorontoStar Monday, December 5, 2022 1:12:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I know he will make a great City Manager for Toronto," "He distinguished himself to the hiring panel among a field of outstanding candidates and is truly the right person at the right time to lead the City of Toronto administration" External link

CBC Friday, December 2, 2022 10:25:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “If the Ontario government wants to offer that break to developers, they should pay for it, and not take it out of the pockets of municipalities and their residents,” “In Toronto, we simply can’t afford to be without that money” External link

TorontoStar Friday, December 2, 2022 12:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We are dealing here with a regime established in 1867 . . . and the methods that were put in place way back then about how those cities are financed are way out of date,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 1, 2022 2:52:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I will give the province full commendation, they have gone first and put some serious money on the table,” External link

theglobeandmail Thursday, December 1, 2022 5:41:00 AM EAT

John Tory saying : "the City of Toronto is made whole when it comes to the impact" External link

cp24 Thursday, December 1, 2022 2:57:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This significant step forward, now puts into sharp focus the need to have the Government of Canada address its clear commitment to assist with what is an exclusively COVID-19 related shortfall being experienced in a more substantial way by Canada’s largest city,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 1, 2022 12:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “100 per cent onside with the goal of building more homes,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 1, 2022 12:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We’ve been clear that keeping the city whole means that making sure each dollar lost due to Bill 23 will still be there from the province, in this case dollar for dollar,” “I’ve also made it clear that the current articulation of keeping us whole in the letter is not as clear and explicit as what I just said” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 1, 2022 12:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The way I just put it in discussions in my office; I have put the weapons down, I have not put them away,” “If we’re forced to absorb the cost of this provincially invented deal with developers and or cancelled desperately needed investment, we will make our voices heard in this matter in a way that is consistent with the size of this threat to the wellbeing of this city and frankly other cities across the province” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 1, 2022 12:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This significant step forward, now puts into sharp focus the need to have the Government of Canada address its clear commitment to assist with what is an exclusively COVID-19 related shortfall being experienced in a more substantial way by Canada’s largest city,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 30, 2022 11:48:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “100 per cent onside with the goal of building more homes,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 30, 2022 11:48:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We’ve been clear that keeping the city whole means that making sure each dollar lost due to Bill 23 will still be there from the province, in this case dollar for dollar,” “I’ve also made it clear that the current articulation of keeping us whole in the letter is not as clear and explicit as what I just said” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 30, 2022 11:48:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The way I just put it in discussions in my office; I have put the weapons down, I have not put them away,” “If we’re forced to absorb the cost of this provincially invented deal with developers and or cancelled desperately needed investment, we will make our voices heard in this matter in a way that is consistent with the size of this threat to the wellbeing of this city and frankly other cities across the province” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 30, 2022 11:48:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We urgently need the federal government to join the province and provide further funding to help protect Canada's economic engine as they promised during their last election," External link

CBC Wednesday, November 30, 2022 10:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Working with The 519 and Homes First, the city will move forward in our goal to develop better, more inclusive shelter standards that centre on the safety, wellbeing and affirmation of 2SLGBTQ+ community members. We want everyone to have access to safe indoor shelter and this dedicated site will help to do that while also helping residents secure permanent housing,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 30, 2022 8:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I would rather we get no ticket revenue from these cameras because everyone is actually slowing down and obeying the speed limits where they are deployed," "That is not the case right now, and so I will work to make sure we continue to invest in the Vision Zero Road Safety Plan and all the other measures, including increased police traffic enforcement, to make our streets safe" External link

CBC Wednesday, November 30, 2022 12:54:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Right now the city, police and school board often operate on their own," External link

barrie Tuesday, November 29, 2022 5:07:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Beyond the direct impact on victims and their families, these incidents create tensions and insecurities among students, teachers, and parents which simply shouldn’t be prevalent in our schools or in our communities,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Tuesday, November 29, 2022 7:44:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Specifically, the City will work with the school board to prioritize schools that require enhanced youth programming, mental health and well-being supports as well as food security initiatives in schools,” External link

barrie Tuesday, November 29, 2022 1:13:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We all agree that violence in schools is unacceptable and we must do everything we can to stop it,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, November 29, 2022 12:38:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We all agree that violence in schools is unacceptable and we must do everything we can to stop it,” External link

globalnews Monday, November 28, 2022 11:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Beyond the direct impact on victims and their families, these incidents create tensions and insecurities among students, teachers, and parents which simply shouldn't be prevalent in our schools or in our communities," External link

CBC Monday, November 28, 2022 11:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This is a big part of our post-COVID recovery to get people to come downtown to engage in activities here. Union Winter is an exciting opportunity for Torontonians to get down here, to do more than just come to work here. To come for a skate,” External link

cp24 Monday, November 28, 2022 9:44:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This would cause the postponement, and otherwise just not proceeding with many, many capital projects in the city,” External link

barrie Monday, November 28, 2022 9:39:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This would cause the postponement, and otherwise just not proceeding with many, many capital projects in the city,” External link

ctvnews Monday, November 28, 2022 9:34:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This would cause the postponement, and otherwise just not proceeding with many, many capital projects in the city,” External link

ctvnews Monday, November 28, 2022 8:54:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We want people to be able to enjoy our parks and other outdoor spaces as much as possible year round. This year, there are many exciting winter activities residents can enjoy including skate trails, toboggan hills, outdoor rinks and much more,” External link

cp24 Saturday, November 26, 2022 5:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I just think when push comes to shove, most people won't find it very sensible to be taking money intended for the city to develop much needed infrastructure … and have that money left in the pockets of developers and not available to the city to build the kinds of things we need," External link

CBC Saturday, November 26, 2022 1:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "This year, there are many exciting winter activities residents can enjoy, including skate trails, toboggan hills, outdoor rinks and much more. I welcome and encourage everyone to explore and experience Toronto's beautiful parks and recreational activities through the winter months," External link

CBC Saturday, November 26, 2022 6:31:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "They're taking money that otherwise would have come to us to pay for growth, and leaving it in the hands of the developers and leaving us with the bill for all of the infrastructure and other things that have to be done to facilitate growth and build complete strong communities. That's what's going on here," External link

CBC Friday, November 25, 2022 6:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “This was an extraordinary finish but I’ve been to many a game, Grey Cup game or otherwise, and I just marvel at the fact that the game can provide that excitement all the time,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, November 25, 2022 5:29:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "From Sweden to Toronto, 'The King' will be remembered for the incredible impact he had on our city," External link

barrie Thursday, November 24, 2022 11:41:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Throughout this process, I have been focused on placing people in the city government in positions where they can best contribute to the agenda that the people of Toronto have elected me to implement. I want to thank all of you for taking the time to speak with me over the last few weeks,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 24, 2022 9:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We saw during the COVID-19 pandemic the importance of the chair of the Board of Health role. I believe Chris Moise has the experience as a former trustee and community leader to chair this board,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 24, 2022 9:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Amber has experience working here at City Hall and in her community. In the election she pledged to build an equitable and inclusive community for all - I share that goal and want to make sure we all remain focused on that during the challenging times ahead,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 24, 2022 9:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “I welcome their new voices and look forward to working with them on the important matters that come to the committee,” External link

globalnews Thursday, November 24, 2022 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote ( about Jaye Robinson ) : “I believe he will continue the strong stewardship of the TTC we saw from Jaye Robinson that has led to record investments in service and state of good repair,” External link

globalnews Thursday, November 24, 2022 9:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Throughout this process, I have been focused on placing people in the city government in positions where they can best contribute to the agenda that the people of Toronto have elected me to implement. I want to thank all of you for taking the time to speak with me over the last few weeks,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 24, 2022 8:22:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We saw during the COVID-19 pandemic the importance of the chair of the Board of Health role. I believe Chris Moise has the experience as a former trustee and community leader to chair this board,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 24, 2022 8:22:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Amber has experience working here at City Hall and in her community. In the election she pledged to build an equitable and inclusive community for all - I share that goal and want to make sure we all remain focused on that during the challenging times ahead,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 24, 2022 8:22:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Throughout this process, I have been focused on placing people in the City government in positions where they can best contribute to the agenda that the people of Toronto have elected me to implement," External link

CBC Thursday, November 24, 2022 6:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said ( about Jaye Robinson ) : "I believe he will continue the strong stewardship of the TTC we saw from Jaye Robinson that has led to record investments in service and state of good repair," External link

CBC Thursday, November 24, 2022 6:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I am recommending [Moise] be appointed to the Board of Health and, while the Chair is selected by the Board of Health, I am publicly declaring my support for him becoming the next Board of Health chair," "I look forward to working with Chris as we navigate what we all hope will be the end of the pandemic" External link

CBC Thursday, November 24, 2022 6:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "I welcome their new voices and look forward to working with them on the important matters that come to the committee," "I am confident both councillors will approach these new appointments in a spirit of collaboration and partnership" External link

CBC Thursday, November 24, 2022 6:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “Any such proposed use would always be preceded by a staff report,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 24, 2022 6:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I think that people do trust me to exercise all the authorities that I have, as I've done for eight years, in a responsible manner," "The fact that these authorities have changed is obviously a significant piece of legislation, but it's not going to change who I am or how I operate with the people on the city council" External link

CBC Monday, November 21, 2022 7:51:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think that people do trust me to exercise all the authority that I have, as I’ve done for eight years, in a responsible manner,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 18, 2022 2:58:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “They still weren’t ready to embrace some of these changes because people had said to them, ‘You better not do that or you know, there’ll be trouble,’” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 18, 2022 2:58:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “As a result, residents will patronize local cafes and restaurants earlier than usual during this period,” External link

barrie Friday, November 18, 2022 12:49:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “It was an experience that taught us a lot of lessons,” External link

globalnews Thursday, November 17, 2022 10:23:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “In previous years, the city only began operations on the smaller local roads after five to eight centimeters of accumulation. But these new contracts in place this year now will see salt trucks dispatched as soon as the snow starts sticking to the ground, and that was something that happened in many areas of the city just in the last number of days,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 17, 2022 9:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Before snow reaches two centimeters, we would ask that people continue to be…good neighbors and help keep sidewalks and pathways clear for your friends and families but also for your neighbors and especially those who might have a little more of a challenge getting around,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 17, 2022 9:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The staff have assured me in this briefing that resulted from all of their work and reflection and an examination of what happened then, and generally with regard to winter snowfalls, that they are more prepared than ever for winter weather,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 17, 2022 9:55:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I would expect the number of instances in which I would use this would be very, very limited,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, November 17, 2022 8:36:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We put aside in the budget approximately $109.5 million in the proposed 2023 winter operations budget in order to ensure that our roads and sidewalks are clear and safe. We're tracking the weather and as we've seen this week, personnel are ready to go at a moment's notice to prepare our streets for the snow that is to come,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 17, 2022 8:35:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “In previous years, the city only began operations on the smaller local roads after five to eight centimeters of accumulation. But these new contracts in place this year now will see salt trucks dispatched as soon as the snow starts sticking to the ground, and that was something that happened in many areas of the city just in the last number of days,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 17, 2022 8:35:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Before snow reaches two centimeters, we would ask that people continue to be…good neighbors and help keep sidewalks and pathways clear for your friends and families but also for your neighbors and especially those who might have a little more of a challenge getting around,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 17, 2022 8:35:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The staff have assured me in this briefing that resulted from all of their work and reflection and an examination of what happened then and generally with regard to winter snowfalls that they are more prepared than ever for winter weather,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 17, 2022 8:35:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Toronto’s restaurant industry and small businesses were severely impacted by COVID-19 and suffered under extended closures and significant restrictions,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Thursday, November 17, 2022 7:23:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We raised this change with the province to make sure we can get more housing built as quickly as possible,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, November 17, 2022 5:16:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I got my shots today because I both wanted to protect myself and I also wanted to make sure that I did whatever I could to encourage other people to get vaccinated," External link

CBC Thursday, November 17, 2022 3:29:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “Toronto’s restaurant industry and small businesses were severely impacted by COVID-19 and suffered under extended closures and significant restrictions. We must continue to find unique opportunities to ensure our establishments can come back stronger than ever and to support jobs,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, November 16, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “As a result, residents will patronize local cafes and restaurants earlier than usual during this period,” External link

barrie Wednesday, November 16, 2022 7:33:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I really would urge people to take a look at what vaccinations they have received and to make sure that they get those vaccinations to the maximum they're allowed to happen, and that they get flu shots,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, November 15, 2022 11:59:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I think we still have a relatively safe and in fact a very safe situation in our school system and elsewhere in the city. But this was enough of a repetitive situation that I asked for a meeting involving the school board and the police,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, November 15, 2022 7:32:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I really am saying a prayer as many people are for the victim who's in the hospital in very poor shape and hope that that there's a complete recovery that happens there,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, November 15, 2022 7:32:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I will be continuing to advocate for the federal and provincial governments to once again come to an agreement — as they both pledged to do during their respective elections — to continue to support Toronto and all cities facing budget shortfalls due to the ongoing response to the pandemic,” “This funding is absolutely critical to Toronto’s economic recovery and it is my hope that both governments will join us at the table as soon as possible” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, November 15, 2022 2:24:00 AM EAT

John Tory said ( about Strategy ) : "The acquisition of the 800 Kipling Avenue site will serve as the City's ongoing commitment to its wider climate action goals," "The future TTC electric bus facility aligns with the City's TransformTO Net Zero Strategy and is an investment in the future of our city" External link

electricenergyonline Monday, November 14, 2022 8:30:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The arrival of the City's official Christmas tree on Nathan Phillips Square has always been a milestone event signalling the start of the holiday season. I hope Torontonians will enjoy the celebrations on Nathan Phillips Square throughout December and into the New Year,” External link

cp24 Saturday, November 12, 2022 7:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Given our limited options to raise revenue, and our inability to run budget deficits, we do not have the fiscal capacity to absorb these massive shocks to our system,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, November 11, 2022 11:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “savings, cost mitigation efforts, and other offsets,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, November 11, 2022 11:31:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Given our limited options to raise revenue, and our inability to run budget deficits, we do not have the fiscal capacity to absorb these massive shocks to our system,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, November 11, 2022 3:06:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “savings, cost mitigation efforts, and other offsets,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Friday, November 11, 2022 3:06:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “This multi-divisional effort will help address some of the issues we’re seeing now with wildlife and is an important step to make sure we continue to have the clean and liveable city that residents and businesses expect,” External link

cp24 Friday, November 11, 2022 2:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “This multi-divisional effort will help address some of the issues we’re seeing now with wildlife and is an important step to make sure we continue to have the clean and liveable city that residents and businesses expect,” External link

barrie Friday, November 11, 2022 1:53:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “We cannot tax our way out of what happened with COVID, and we can’t cut our way out of it,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, November 10, 2022 11:49:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I don't disagree for a second with actually thinking about using development charges and perhaps building in an incentive to build purpose-built rental housing for that purpose. But it can't be the case that the provincial government can pass a law that effectively gives away the city's money to accomplish that purpose,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 10, 2022 11:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory warned : “This would cause the postponement, and otherwise just not proceeding with many, many capital projects in the city,” “And the part of it that is so frustrating for me is that those capital projects relate to expanding the sewer pipe to accommodate those buildings, or the transit that is going to be needed to serve those buildings or the daycare that is going to be needed to look after kids who move into those buildings” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 10, 2022 11:10:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Given our limited options to raise revenue and our inability to run budget deficits, we do not have the fiscal capacity to absorb these massive shocks to our system and thus we are required to turn to the governments with greater financial capacity and flexibility,” External link

cp24 Thursday, November 10, 2022 10:17:00 PM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Given our limited options to raise revenue, and our inability to run budget deficits, we do not have the fiscal capacity to absorb these massive shocks to our system,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, November 10, 2022 9:34:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “savings, cost mitigation efforts, and other offsets,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, November 10, 2022 9:34:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "There'll be a huge return. Hotel rooms will be full. Restaurants will be full. People will be spending money here – thousands and thousands of visitors from all over the place," "I think you have to look at the positives of this. But that doesn't stop us all from having to do the due diligence that we have to do to make sure that public monies that are invested in putting on these World Cup games are spent wisely" External link

cp24 Thursday, November 10, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "We know that speed cameras work — they are a proven, data-driven Vision Zero tactic that is changing driver behaviour and having a positive community impact," External link

CBC Sunday, November 6, 2022 1:05:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I’m not satisfied with the degree to which we could better coordinate the construction,” External link

globalnews Saturday, November 5, 2022 2:24:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “For years and years, the residents of Scarborough have voiced that they feel unfairly treated and overlooked by governments and this decision would just reaffirm the idea in many people’s minds,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 4, 2022 2:06:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care reimbursements will provide much needed financial support to Toronto families and is the first phase of a plan that will continue into 2025,” External link

barrie Thursday, November 3, 2022 6:40:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care reimbursements will provide much needed financial support to Toronto families and is the first phase of a plan that will continue into 2025,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 2, 2022 7:41:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We know that speed cameras work,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, November 2, 2022 6:39:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Beyond my extreme sympathies that I extend on behalf of everyone to the families of those directly involved, there are a lot of kids and a lot of parents that today we should be thinking about in terms of concerns they may have about being safe in their schools," "What's normal about somebody showing up in front of a school carrying a gun to begin with let alone using it? There's nothing normal about that" External link

CBC Wednesday, November 2, 2022 4:25:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I'm certainly not satisfied with the current situation when it comes to the litter bins on our streets," External link

CBC Wednesday, November 2, 2022 1:41:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “Over the last three years, CaféTO has been a transformative program that has made our streets more vibrant and supported the restaurant industry during an unprecedented period of uncertainty. I look forward to hearing the feedback collected through this survey and I know it will help us continue to improve the program in the years to come,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, November 2, 2022 12:33:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "Beyond my extreme sympathies that I extend on behalf of everyone to the families of those directly involved, there are a lot of kids and a lot of parents that today we should be thinking about in terms of concerns they may have about being safe in their schools," "What's normal about somebody showing up in front of a school carrying a gun to begin with let alone using it? There's nothing normal about that" External link

CBC Tuesday, November 1, 2022 9:42:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "This latest incident makes me very angry and I intend to sit down with police and school board officials to see what more we might do to ensure the safety of students, educators and staff in and around our schools," External link

CBC Tuesday, November 1, 2022 3:20:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I'm certainly not satisfied with the current situation when it comes to the litter bins on our streets," External link

CBC Tuesday, November 1, 2022 1:06:00 AM EAT

John Tory wrote : “Identifying as a resident of Scarborough means a lot more to people than you might know, sometimes even more so than identifying with the City of Toronto itself,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Saturday, October 29, 2022 6:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “The historic boundaries of these former separate municipalities would no longer be respected,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Saturday, October 29, 2022 6:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “For years and years, the residents of Scarborough have voiced that they feel unfairly treated and overlooked by governments, and this decision would just reaffirm the idea in many people’s minds,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Saturday, October 29, 2022 6:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “She fought hard for her community and always in a positive way,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 28, 2022 10:59:00 PM EAT

John Tory warned : “This would be unprecedented and would seriously impact the vast history of these areas,” External link

cp24 Friday, October 28, 2022 7:56:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "Although the City is amalgamated, many residents continue to reference their respective former municipalities as their home," External link

CBC Friday, October 28, 2022 7:00:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "For years and years the residents of Scarborough have voiced that they feel unfairly treated and overlooked by governments, and this decision would just reaffirm the idea in many people's minds," External link

CBC Friday, October 28, 2022 7:00:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “What we can’t afford . . . is to see one government make promises and pay for it with somebody else’s money,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 28, 2022 1:26:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “What we can’t afford to see happen is to see one government make promises and pay for it with somebody else’s money,” External link

cornwallseawaynews Thursday, October 27, 2022 6:14:00 AM EAT

John Tory told : “If you think about it, it’s just not fair to go out and change a piece of legislation and … sort of say, well, it’ll get paid for by somebody else’s money,” External link

theglobeandmail Thursday, October 27, 2022 4:38:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "What we can't afford to see happen is to see one government make promises and pay for it with somebody else's money," External link

barrie Wednesday, October 26, 2022 11:40:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I think we have to continue to work at that” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, October 26, 2022 10:09:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "It's just not fair to go out and change a piece of legislation and make a promise and sort of say, 'Well, it'll get paid for but (with) somebody else's money," External link

CBC Wednesday, October 26, 2022 9:27:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "It's just not fair to go out and change a piece of legislation and make a promise and sort of say, 'Well, it'll get paid for but (with) somebody else's money," External link

CBC Wednesday, October 26, 2022 7:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Senior staff in the city are working quickly to create this division, which will be a substantial reorganization of existing staff so that they're focused even more keenly on the process of approval and on the delivery of housing much faster,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, October 26, 2022 7:28:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This plan, which represents a fundamental rethink of our bureaucracy, will be a major contributor to ensuring that development applications move as efficiently as possible through our system without sacrificing necessary diligence,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, October 26, 2022 7:28:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I got a significant mandate and I explicitly campaigned on what it is that I felt had to be done with respect to housing, with respect to taxes with respect to transit,” “And so I'll now be seeking to implement that mandate. I'm the only one that has one from people right across the city” External link

cp24 Wednesday, October 26, 2022 7:28:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “Senior staff in the city are working quickly to create this division, which will be a substantial reorganization of existing staff so that they're focused even more keenly on the process of approval and of the on the delivery of housing much faster,” External link

barrie Wednesday, October 26, 2022 5:47:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “This plan, which represents a fundamental rethink of our bureaucracy, will be a major contributor to ensuring that development applications move as efficiently as possible through our system without sacrificing necessary diligence,” External link

barrie Wednesday, October 26, 2022 5:47:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I will push forward starting as soon as this week with measures that are going to get more housing built faster,” External link

cp24 Wednesday, October 26, 2022 2:09:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “The city itself is looking at more than a $1 billion budget crunch for next year,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 8:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “One thing I did not pick up on at the doors is the kind of gloom and doom you read about,” “People are hopeful (but) people are tired from the pandemic and they're feeling put upon by the affordability crisis, which I'm not going to make worse through big tax increases” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 8:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “We're going to get the $28 billion transit plan built; the Scarborough subway, the Ontario Line the Eglinton Crosstown West, the Young Street North extension,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 8:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I will push forward starting as soon as this week with measures that are going to get more housing built faster,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 8:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “Our roads will be safer for everyone,” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 8:03:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “We’ve come so far over the past eight years, but we have unfinished business that I’m absolutely determined to see through,” External link

theglobeandmail Tuesday, October 25, 2022 3:57:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “Serving as your mayor in this great city continues to be the honour of a lifetime. I love our city and I love working for the people of this city, that is why I ran for re-lection in the first place,” External link

barrie Tuesday, October 25, 2022 3:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory promised : “We are going to work with the provincial and federal governments to keep getting the big things done,” External link

barrie Tuesday, October 25, 2022 3:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory told : “I believe we need to get more housing built, we need to get more affordable and supportive housing built and we need to have housing that is obtainable for middle class Torontonians,” External link

barrie Tuesday, October 25, 2022 3:46:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : “I am happy when there are new faces on city council. Not because I didn’t get along with the people who were there before. But I just think renewal is a good thing and it happens on a gradual basis, election to election,” “The bad news is that we have some people with great experience who have left. The good news is we have some new people with fresh ideas. My approach has always been that anybody who wants to work with me I will work with them. We have so much to do that it is all hands on deck” External link

ctvnews Tuesday, October 25, 2022 1:58:00 PM EAT

John Tory said : "We've made so much progress on getting transit and housing built and growing our economy, and now we have a strong mandate to continue with that progress," External link

CBC Tuesday, October 25, 2022 11:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I will not be imposing big tax increases on people already in the middle of an affordability crisis — it's just not the right thing to do," External link

CBC Tuesday, October 25, 2022 11:12:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I am deeply grateful for the faith and the trust that you've put in me to once again lead our city for the next four years," External link

CBC Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:56:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : "I am hugely hopeful about the future of this city," "We have unfinished business that I am absolutely determined to see through" External link

CBC Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:56:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I am happy when there are new faces on city council. Not because I didn’t get along with the people who were there before. But I just think renewal is a good thing and it happens on a gradual basis, election to election,” “The bad news is that we have some people with great experience who have left. The good news is we have some new people with fresh ideas. My approach has always been that anybody who wants to work with me I will work with them. We have so much to do that it is all hands on deck” External link

cp24 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 5:42:00 AM EAT

John Tory said : “I am happy when there are new faces on city council. Not because I didn’t get along with the people who were there before. But I just think renewal is a good thing and it happens on a gradual basis, election to election,” “The bad news is that we have some people with great experience who have left. The good news is we have some new people with fresh ideas. My approach has always been that anybody who wants to work with me I will work with them. We have so much to do that it is all hands on deck” External link

barrie Tuesday, October 25, 2022 5:38:00 AM EAT

John Tory déclaré : «cette communauté musulmane joue un grand rôle tous les jours dans tous les recoins de notre collectivité pour bâtir une ville forte, prévenante et inclusive» External link

journaldemontreal Saturday, June 11, 2022 7:42:00 PM EAT

John Tory afirma : "Uma coisa que aprendemos durante a pandemia é que você pode fazer seu trabalho mais eficaz, de longe, se todos estiverem envolvidos em segurança - em particular organizações comunitárias de base. Assim, você não sai qualquer um que queira ser marginalizado e entrar em circunstâncias inseguras em suas próprias vidas ou para criar circunstâncias inseguras para outros" External link

em Monday, October 25, 2021 7:36:00 PM EAT

John Tory afirma : "Uma coisa que aprendemos durante a pandemia é que você pode fazer seu trabalho mais eficaz, de longe, se todos estiverem envolvidos em segurança - em particular organizações comunitárias de base. Assim, você não sai qualquer um que queira ser marginalizado e entrar em circunstâncias inseguras em suas próprias vidas ou para criar circunstâncias inseguras para outros" External link

correiobraziliense Monday, October 25, 2021 5:29:00 PM EAT

John Tory déclaré : «J'espère vraiment que nous pourrons traduire ces personnes en justice et appliquer tout le poids de la loi» External link

journaldemontreal Monday, June 21, 2021 2:39:00 AM EAT

John Tory déclaré : «J'espère vraiment que nous pourrons traduire ces personnes en justice et appliquer tout le poids de la loi» External link

journaldemontreal Sunday, June 20, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

John Tory disse : “Prometa-me que volta aqui a Toronto em 2022” External link

observador Tuesday, April 20, 2021 7:38:00 PM EAT

John Tory disse : “Ele é o primeiro canadense a se apresentar sozinho como o artista principal num dos eventos mais assistidos no mundo todo” External link

correiobraziliense Monday, February 8, 2021 11:45:00 PM EAT

John Tory dijo : “La producción televisiva y de cine en Toronto es una creciente fuente de empleos y desarrollo económico (...) por ello, acompañaré personalmente a las empresas canadienses en su encuentro con las estadunidenses para agradecer su confianza y atraer más producciones a Toronto” External link

uniradioinforma Tuesday, January 24, 2017 2:44:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
maire de toronto12.09%FR10/29/201729/10/2017
ministre1.10%FR10/29/201729/10/2017
centrist0.27%EN10/20/201720/10/2017
mayor of toronto6.04%EN10/19/201719/10/2017
mayor11.26%EN09/25/201725/09/2017
leader22.25%EN09/16/201716/09/2017
maire2.20%FR09/08/201708/09/2017
alcalde de toronto1.92%ES08/23/201723/08/2017
bürgermeister0.27%DE08/23/201723/08/2017
candidate22.25%EN01/26/201726/01/2017
actuel maire de toronto0.27%FR01/02/201702/01/2017
commissioner0.27%EN11/26/201626/11/2016
ville reine0.27%FR07/31/201631/07/2016
reine0.27%FR07/31/201631/07/2016
prefeito de toronto1.37%PT07/04/201604/07/2016
postmedia network mayor0.27%EN07/01/201601/07/2016
conservateur1.65%FR09/11/201411/09/2014
rival9.07%EN09/03/201403/09/2014
chef0.82%FR08/22/201422/08/2014
businessman0.82%EN05/02/201402/05/2014
ancien patron0.82%FR04/19/201419/04/2014
challenger0.82%EN03/12/201412/03/2014
host2.75%EN03/11/201411/03/2014
former leader0.27%EN02/12/201212/02/2012
opposition leader0.55%EN04/27/200827/04/2008
Names Lang Count
John ToryEN96.19%
John ToryFR3.13%
John ToryPT0.32%
John ToryES0.32%
John ToryDE0.05%


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Paul Johnson said ( about John Tory ) : “I want to thank Mayor John Tory and the hiring panel for the opportunity to take on this new challenge,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, December 3, 2022 12:48:00 AM EAT

Marit Stiles said ( about John Tory ) : “I’ll be honest for you, when I heard that John Tory, the mayor of Toronto, asked for that power in the middle of the election, I thought to myself, ‘how lazy is that?'” External link

cknw Sunday, November 27, 2022 2:09:00 AM EAT

Marit Stiles said ( about John Tory ) : “I’ll be honest for you, when I heard that John Tory, the mayor of Toronto, asked for that power in the middle of the election, I thought to myself, ‘how lazy is that?'” External link

globalnews Sunday, November 27, 2022 12:51:00 AM EAT

Steve Clark told ( about John Tory ) : “John Tory won a city-wide mandate with over 342,000 votes — 36,000 more votes than every city councillor combined,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 25, 2022 2:34:00 AM EAT

Mike Schreiner said ( about John Tory ) : “It’s a ridiculous statement for the minister to say that (Tory’s vote count) in any way justifies overturning centuries of democratic principle — that majority rules within elected bodies,” “The mayor got a lot of votes and he certainly … has a disproportionate influence on council, rightfully so,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 25, 2022 2:34:00 AM EAT

Patrice Harris said ( about John Tory ) : “I have known John Tory for more than 20 years. My first job out of university was as his driver and assistant,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, November 23, 2022 1:46:00 PM EAT