Mike Colle

Last updated on 2015-02-20T14:57+0300.

About this image

sign

Quotes... Extracted quotes from

Mike Colle said : "This is not just local crime; this is international organized crime worth billions of dollars where cars are going to ports in Montreal, Halifax," External link

CBC Monday, October 3, 2022 11:35:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “All of sudden the mayor is going to be this magician with all these magical powers? It’s just such a diversion from the reality of what is happening,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, September 2, 2022 2:00:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “The big change is just the online threats that just never existed before. Non-stop threats about everything. During the pandemic, we had all these anti-vaxxer people, anti-lockdown people. It is the combination of all those things is the reason why you’re not attracting people,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, August 19, 2022 1:13:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This auto theft plague doesn’t recognize municipal boundaries,” “These cars are stolen off your front lawn in Toronto. They end up on a trailer in Brampton. Before you know it, they’re off” External link

barrie Friday, April 29, 2022 2:41:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “Very scary. These are not just casual criminals. This is organized crime that’s dealing with a multi-billion dollar industry,” External link

barrie Friday, April 29, 2022 2:41:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle told : "It's very concerning because this is one of Toronto's two main rivers, this and the Humber, plus the Don flows eventually to Lake Ontario and that's the water we drink," External link

CBC Sunday, February 20, 2022 4:39:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “It was an immense task and he was never really appreciated for that,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 12, 2021 6:29:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said ( about Mel Lastman ) : “What Mel had that was critical at that time was the enthusiasm and the passion and the ability to connect with people that there was somebody running the city that people could approach,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 12, 2021 6:29:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “I’ve got 50, 60 condo developments going up in my ward and I don’t want them all being bought up by these so-called investors,” “They hold on to them pre-construction and then they flip them and make a big profit on it with basically no sweat equity” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 9, 2021 2:20:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This auto theft epidemic crosses municipal, provincial and international boundaries and that is why we need everyone at the table,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 9, 2021 1:49:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This auto theft epidemic crosses municipal, provincial and international boundaries and that is why we need everyone at the table,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 8, 2021 1:48:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We're talking about people that are in the buying and flipping of houses and condos for their income," "These people are just essentially blowing up the market in Toronto.… There are other factors, but this is one factor that I want the provincial government to wake up and look at" External link

CBC Monday, December 6, 2021 12:49:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We are going to have to mobilize people from all parts of the city in this effort," External link

CBC Friday, December 3, 2021 5:03:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "The area's being flooded with wall-to-wall condos," "We need more green space, parks, desperately" External link

CBC Monday, November 22, 2021 1:10:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “It was really discouraging and disheartening. Every week we would get reports on … unemployment going up, and TTC ridership going down,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, October 9, 2021 2:19:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “It was really discouraging and disheartening. Every week we would get reports on … unemployment going up, and TTC ridership going down,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, October 7, 2021 1:46:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “It was really discouraging and disheartening. Every week we would get reports on … unemployment going up, and TTC ridership going down,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, October 6, 2021 1:14:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This is probably the most significant development that will happen in midtown in the next 50 years, so I thought it was important to get another set of eyes on it from another committee, especially planning,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, May 8, 2021 2:20:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “They may call it a cultural district, but the main thing is now on the map (Little Jamaica) is a very special area, that’s what my motion did and the other motion,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, March 10, 2021 12:26:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “For a number of years, we just fought to keep people safe. And making sure that people could come there safely and live there safely,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, February 28, 2021 4:02:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “It’s like going up to someone with a gun and threatening them, you can threaten them also on Instagram and YouTube,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, February 15, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said ( about Avenue Road ) : "This is urgent. The province was good enough to enable us to do this with the regulations, but they have not released the regulations. The province has to release the regulations as soon as possible and then the city can therefore proceed," "All of these jobs lost, doors closed, from Keele Street to Avenue Road. We can't wait for another year or two to make these changes to keep small businesses alive. This change is needed urgently" External link

CBC Tuesday, February 2, 2021 5:12:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “Saving this is really a tribute to our sustainable, ecological routes that we got to protect and preserve,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 3, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “Saving this is really a tribute to our sustainable, ecological routes that we got to protect and preserve,” External link

barrie Wednesday, December 2, 2020 10:56:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “The city is about more than roads, roads, roads, subways and LRTs,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 27, 2020 5:30:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We're looking at a way of trying to calm the street down. We're telling people Yonge Street is not just a highway," External link

CBC Thursday, October 29, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "It's easy for that councillor from Etobicoke to talk about Yonge Street as a highway to the downtown," External link

CBC Thursday, October 29, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “In renaming this street Jimmy Wisdom Way next to where he worked, mentored, and inspired in his barbershop for over 35 years, we honour a man who devoted his whole life to celebrating and respecting his Jamaican roots and culture and weaving this into Toronto’s fabric,” External link

jamaica-gleaner Saturday, October 10, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "Irwin’s General Store is like a church, an institution," External link

barrie Friday, October 9, 2020 6:02:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "It’s really woven into the tapestry of the Gatineau and the Irwin family have contributed so much. Everyone’s going to shed a tear when they’re gone," External link

barrie Friday, October 9, 2020 6:02:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I hope we stop vilifying the local residents," "They are feeling threatened because they feel vilified. They're worried about their kids and they're worried about their safety," External link

CBC Friday, August 21, 2020 4:54:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "People are afraid to walk on Yonge Street. They've been broken into. Defecation inside their daycare centres, never mind the needles. The physical threats. Ongoing. And this is all because, not because of the shelter and the homeless people that we are trying to help. This has been a total screw-up, a total lack of communication, of informing people," External link

CBC Friday, August 21, 2020 4:54:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I hope we stop vilifying the local residents," "They are feeling threatened because they feel vilified. They're worried about their kids and they're worried about their safety," External link

CBC Thursday, August 20, 2020 6:12:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "People are afraid to walk on Yonge Street. They've been broken into. Defecation inside their daycare centres, never mind the needles. The physical threats. Ongoing. And this is all because, not because of the shelter and the homeless people that we are trying to help. This has been a total screw-up, a total lack of communication, of informing people," External link

CBC Thursday, August 20, 2020 6:12:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “We have to have more people involved beside YouTubers,” External link

barrie Friday, May 1, 2020 1:23:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle says : “I’m getting non-stop requests like ‘When will barber shops open?’” External link

simcoe Wednesday, April 29, 2020 1:25:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle says : “It’s relentless because people are at home so they’ve gone to non-stop calling and emailing since this (pandemic) started,” External link

simcoe Wednesday, April 29, 2020 1:25:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle says : “I’m getting non-stop requests like ‘When will barber shops open?’” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, April 29, 2020 1:00:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle says : “It’s relentless because people are at home so they’ve gone to non-stop calling and emailing since this (pandemic) started,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, April 29, 2020 1:00:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “I think it is a very inappropriate motion … because it almost sends a message that the people who now have lost their business, or may lose their business, are now going to be hit by an extra tax,” “At this very sensitive time, and we’re dealing with 140 stores that have closed [along] Eglinton, I cannot even entertain looking at a vacant store tax” External link

theglobeandmail Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:52:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle added : “Toronto is such an expensive city to begin with,” “On the other hand, the other problem is we get constant demand for more policing, more traffic management, more help for the needy” External link

citynews-ca Wednesday, December 4, 2019 10:55:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "It's about some kind of order in a very challenging situation," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 3, 2019 4:16:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "People walking to the subway, people walking to this shopping plaza, we have schools here, we have all kinds of activity in this one intersection," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 3, 2019 4:16:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “We can’t pretend this isn’t happening … We have never had so many construction trucks in the city before,” “If you think it’s bad right now in terms of the construction … it’s just beginning” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, November 26, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "The current system eliminates all the family-owned businesses," "The small shops on our main streets are going to be nothing but condos or corporate stores because the small business person will not be able to stay in business if they're being forced to pay these extravagant taxes" External link

CBC Thursday, October 31, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle told : "Don't go out until we arrest these thugs. It is a very serious situation because [these are] armed robbers with knives and anything could happen," External link

CBC Friday, October 25, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “They’ve got to stop these guns from flowing across the border right now,” External link

globalnews Saturday, September 21, 2019 3:21:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "You risk your life every day when you try to walk to a store, to the subway," External link

cp24 Wednesday, September 18, 2019 4:27:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We're fed up and disgusted that these shootings keep happening," External link

barrie Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:43:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "No matter how hard the police work, no matter how hard we work to make this community safe, these guns keep coming in and there's basically no control of the guns," "We need to do something dramatic and stop making excuses for gun crimes" External link

barrie Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:43:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We're fed up and disgusted that these shootings keep happening," External link

barrie Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "No matter how hard the police work, no matter how hard we work to make this community safe, these guns keep coming in and there's basically no control of the guns," "We need to do something dramatic and stop making excuses for gun crimes" External link

barrie Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We're fed up and disgusted that these shootings keep happening," External link

cp24 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "No matter how hard the police work, no matter how hard we work to make this community safe, these guns keep coming in and there's basically no control of the guns," "We need to do something dramatic and stop making excuses for gun crimes" External link

cp24 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "You risk your life every day when you try to walk to a store, to the subway," External link

barrie Thursday, September 12, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This is a totally different dimension to road safety that hasn’t got the attention it needs,” External link

globalnews Thursday, September 12, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "You risk your life every day when you try to walk to a store, to the subway," External link

cp24 Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:29:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "It is daunting to just walk down the street and get a cup of coffee without running into a truck," External link

cp24 Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:29:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We need to start to address this issue of safety for pedestrians, for other motorists when you have thousands of trucks going through a neighbourhood every day," External link

cp24 Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:29:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "That's the second death by a construction truck since January in my area. It is time for a pause in development in the Yonge-Eglinton area, which is being overwhelmed by heavy construction vehicles," External link

CBC Thursday, September 12, 2019 4:07:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "That's the second death by a construction truck since January in my area. It is time for a pause in development in the Yonge-Eglinton area, which is being overwhelmed by heavy construction vehicles," External link

CBC Thursday, September 12, 2019 12:09:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle explained : “This gun violence is happening all over the city, even on The Bridal Path. You can’t just say it’s Lawrence Heights’s problem, this is the city’s problem. This is a provincial problem. It’s a federal problem,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, August 13, 2019 12:08:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle added : “There’s something here that people can be proud of and be proud to live here. That’s what we’re trying to build,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, August 13, 2019 12:08:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “I’m very disappointed that the premier would make a joke out of cutting $14 million out of a community centre that is needed in Lawrence Heights. It just shows that he doesn’t get it,” “I would like to see the premier stop joking about the situation and get serious to understand that there are more important things to the people of Toronto than a buck-a-beer” External link

cp24 Friday, August 9, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “We’ve got to deal with the gun violence and the police in 32 Division up there are doing an incredible job but the residents are going through hell. You can’t just deal with the gun violence with the police,” “You got to have safe places for people to go to” External link

cp24 Friday, August 9, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “To hear that the Ford government is cutting their commitment of that project really means that this will not go ahead. It would be delayed for years,” External link

globalnews Friday, August 9, 2019 5:16:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “The police have got everybody in here and meanwhile these shootings are still occurring and that’s what’s very troubling for them and the community,” “We’re trying to build the place up and get positive activity and hope in the area and then this thing that we could have probably been working on right now, the money disappears from the province” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, August 8, 2019 7:54:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle says : "Right now, we're just treading water. We're just getting by. But if we don't create a new, invigorated model to protect and conserve our ravines in a very proactive way, we are going to lose the battle. We'll either be choked by garbage or choked by invasive species," "It's going to take a much bigger, wider public effort to turn the corner here. We are really at a crossroads. The public is sort of lulled into a false sense of security because they see all of this green. But they don't realize most of that green is invasive species that are choking out all of the other native plants and it's going to continue to do that" External link

CBC Monday, June 24, 2019 2:47:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This is a critical situation. It looks like there’s going to be no relief in the next 10 years on the Yonge line while [the provincial government] keeps playing games with transit in Toronto,” External link

theglobeandmail Wednesday, June 19, 2019 5:34:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “There is no way we can make it up, we’re already five months into the year. How else can we get this kind of money to keep these services going,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 16, 2019 2:26:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “They love it, they’re drooling, they’re dancing in the streets,” External link

barrie Tuesday, May 7, 2019 3:11:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “What about the danger of guns and bars that is part of the problem,” “Please put some power in the hands of the community or the AGCO to at least suspend the license of these bars that flaunt the laws and tolerate gun activity” External link

citynews-ca Friday, April 12, 2019 9:00:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “What about the danger of guns and bars that is part of the problem,” “Please put some power in the hands of the community or the AGCO to at least suspend the license of these bars that flaunt the laws and tolerate gun activity” External link

680news Friday, April 12, 2019 8:19:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle wrote : “Both the downtown relief line and the Yonge North extension can be built in parallel. Our government will work to ensure that this is done in a way that addresses congestion,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, March 28, 2019 4:14:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “We are losing our sunlight. We are basically living in these, I wouldn’t say ivory towers, these concrete glass towers. Let’s start building mid-rises,” “The good thing is the OMB (Ontario Municipal Board) is gone. Now we are dealing with more local control” External link

barrie Thursday, January 17, 2019 5:27:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "Right now in Ontario, technically you can deny people employment because of their parent's medical history ... that is quite common," "That discrimination happens every day. People can also be denied insurance because of that" External link

ctvnews Sunday, October 8, 2017 7:53:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "She has gone through hell and back over the last five years," External link

CBC Wednesday, September 20, 2017 12:05:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I think it's really appalling that they're hiding behind this provincial jurisdictional, constitutional excuse for not ... ending discriminatory practices in provinces," External link

timescolonist Saturday, March 4, 2017 6:10:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I hope our response to this is that we want the federal government to do something," External link

timescolonist Saturday, March 4, 2017 6:10:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle says : "This is an important step towards breaking down the walls of silence and neglect surrounding the loss of a child, suffered by mothers and their families across Ontario," External link

marketwatch Saturday, October 15, 2016 4:08:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle adds : "We are making sure that all children are important, that all children's lives matter. Going forward, we hope with the attention given to perinatal care by Bill 141, that the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will be able to reduce the number of losses and ensure that the best possible standards of care are established across the province," External link

marketwatch Saturday, October 15, 2016 4:08:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle says : "This is an important step towards breaking down the walls of silence and neglect surrounding the loss of a child, suffered by mothers and their families across Ontario," External link

finanznachrichten-en Saturday, October 15, 2016 3:34:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle adds : "We are making sure that all children are important, that all children's lives matter. Going forward, we hope with the attention given to perinatal care by Bill 141, that the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will be able to reduce the number of losses and ensure that the best possible standards of care are established across the province," External link

finanznachrichten-en Saturday, October 15, 2016 3:34:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle says : "This is an important step towards breaking down the walls of silence and neglect surrounding the loss of a child, suffered by mothers and their families across Ontario," External link

4-traders Saturday, October 15, 2016 3:20:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle adds : "We are making sure that all children are important, that all children's lives matter. Going forward, we hope with the attention given to perinatal care by Bill 141, that the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will be able to reduce the number of losses and ensure that the best possible standards of care are established across the province," External link

4-traders Saturday, October 15, 2016 3:20:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “What we need to do is have the key players sit down and figure out how we stop this,” External link

torontosun Tuesday, August 2, 2016 12:36:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle observed : “It seems everyone else will have limits on their participation, but yet we’re not allowed to talk about the biggest elephant in the room, which is (the media) constantly promoting and advertising all kinds of causes that they find noble. There’s no restrictions on them whatsoever,” External link

ottawacitizen Thursday, June 23, 2016 11:16:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle observed : “It seems everyone else will have limits on their participation, but yet we’re not allowed to talk about the biggest elephant in the room, which is (the media) constantly promoting and advertising all kinds of causes that they find noble. There’s no restrictions on them whatsoever,” External link

ottawacitizen Thursday, June 23, 2016 9:18:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We can grieve, we can help with the funeral, we can do all this, but at least let's try and make a bit of a positive thing out of here," External link

CBC Saturday, February 21, 2015 11:53:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We can grieve, we can help with the funeral, we can do all this, but at least let's try and make a bit of a positive thing out of here," External link

CBC Saturday, February 21, 2015 8:44:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We can grieve, we can help with the funeral, we can do all this, but at least let's try and make a bit of a positive thing out of here," External link

CBC Saturday, February 21, 2015 7:19:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We can grieve, we can help with the funeral, we can do all this, but at least let's try and make a bit of a positive thing out of here," External link

CBC Saturday, February 21, 2015 1:43:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I just find the whole thing preposterous," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 11, 2015 2:06:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle told ( about Liberal Parti ) : "You don't buy into Liberal values in 24 hours," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 11, 2015 2:06:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I just find the whole thing preposterous," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 11, 2015 5:04:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
legislator9.09%EN03/04/201704/03/2017
liberal45.45%EN11/30/201630/11/2016
député libéral9.09%FR05/20/201620/05/2016
mp9.09%EN05/19/201619/05/2016
minister27.27%EN10/31/200731/10/2007
Names Lang Count
Mike ColleEN93.33%
Mike ColleFR6.67%


 
Show/hide duplicate news articles.
<<10<12345678910>>>10
 
Show/hide duplicate news articles.
<<10<12345678910>>>10

Tools

Load latest edition

Sunday, November 27, 2022

4:32:00 AM EAT

Languages Collapse menu...Expand menu...

Select your languages

af
am
ar
de
en
es
fr
ha
pt
rw
sw
all
Show additional languagesHide additional languages

Interface:

Legend Collapse menu...Expand menu...


Quotes... Explore Relations


EMM Visual Explorer


AfricaBrief

Mike Colle

Last updated on 2015-02-20T14:57+0300.

About this image

sign

Quotes... Extracted quotes from

Mike Colle said : "This is not just local crime; this is international organized crime worth billions of dollars where cars are going to ports in Montreal, Halifax," External link

CBC Monday, October 3, 2022 11:35:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “All of sudden the mayor is going to be this magician with all these magical powers? It’s just such a diversion from the reality of what is happening,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, September 2, 2022 2:00:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “The big change is just the online threats that just never existed before. Non-stop threats about everything. During the pandemic, we had all these anti-vaxxer people, anti-lockdown people. It is the combination of all those things is the reason why you’re not attracting people,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, August 19, 2022 1:13:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This auto theft plague doesn’t recognize municipal boundaries,” “These cars are stolen off your front lawn in Toronto. They end up on a trailer in Brampton. Before you know it, they’re off” External link

barrie Friday, April 29, 2022 2:41:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “Very scary. These are not just casual criminals. This is organized crime that’s dealing with a multi-billion dollar industry,” External link

barrie Friday, April 29, 2022 2:41:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle told : "It's very concerning because this is one of Toronto's two main rivers, this and the Humber, plus the Don flows eventually to Lake Ontario and that's the water we drink," External link

CBC Sunday, February 20, 2022 4:39:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “It was an immense task and he was never really appreciated for that,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 12, 2021 6:29:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said ( about Mel Lastman ) : “What Mel had that was critical at that time was the enthusiasm and the passion and the ability to connect with people that there was somebody running the city that people could approach,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, December 12, 2021 6:29:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “I’ve got 50, 60 condo developments going up in my ward and I don’t want them all being bought up by these so-called investors,” “They hold on to them pre-construction and then they flip them and make a big profit on it with basically no sweat equity” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 9, 2021 2:20:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This auto theft epidemic crosses municipal, provincial and international boundaries and that is why we need everyone at the table,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, December 9, 2021 1:49:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This auto theft epidemic crosses municipal, provincial and international boundaries and that is why we need everyone at the table,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, December 8, 2021 1:48:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We're talking about people that are in the buying and flipping of houses and condos for their income," "These people are just essentially blowing up the market in Toronto.… There are other factors, but this is one factor that I want the provincial government to wake up and look at" External link

CBC Monday, December 6, 2021 12:49:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We are going to have to mobilize people from all parts of the city in this effort," External link

CBC Friday, December 3, 2021 5:03:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "The area's being flooded with wall-to-wall condos," "We need more green space, parks, desperately" External link

CBC Monday, November 22, 2021 1:10:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “It was really discouraging and disheartening. Every week we would get reports on … unemployment going up, and TTC ridership going down,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, October 9, 2021 2:19:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “It was really discouraging and disheartening. Every week we would get reports on … unemployment going up, and TTC ridership going down,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, October 7, 2021 1:46:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “It was really discouraging and disheartening. Every week we would get reports on … unemployment going up, and TTC ridership going down,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, October 6, 2021 1:14:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This is probably the most significant development that will happen in midtown in the next 50 years, so I thought it was important to get another set of eyes on it from another committee, especially planning,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, May 8, 2021 2:20:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “They may call it a cultural district, but the main thing is now on the map (Little Jamaica) is a very special area, that’s what my motion did and the other motion,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, March 10, 2021 12:26:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “For a number of years, we just fought to keep people safe. And making sure that people could come there safely and live there safely,” External link

TorontoStar Sunday, February 28, 2021 4:02:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “It’s like going up to someone with a gun and threatening them, you can threaten them also on Instagram and YouTube,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, February 15, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said ( about Avenue Road ) : "This is urgent. The province was good enough to enable us to do this with the regulations, but they have not released the regulations. The province has to release the regulations as soon as possible and then the city can therefore proceed," "All of these jobs lost, doors closed, from Keele Street to Avenue Road. We can't wait for another year or two to make these changes to keep small businesses alive. This change is needed urgently" External link

CBC Tuesday, February 2, 2021 5:12:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “Saving this is really a tribute to our sustainable, ecological routes that we got to protect and preserve,” External link

cp24 Thursday, December 3, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “Saving this is really a tribute to our sustainable, ecological routes that we got to protect and preserve,” External link

barrie Wednesday, December 2, 2020 10:56:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “The city is about more than roads, roads, roads, subways and LRTs,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 27, 2020 5:30:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We're looking at a way of trying to calm the street down. We're telling people Yonge Street is not just a highway," External link

CBC Thursday, October 29, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "It's easy for that councillor from Etobicoke to talk about Yonge Street as a highway to the downtown," External link

CBC Thursday, October 29, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “In renaming this street Jimmy Wisdom Way next to where he worked, mentored, and inspired in his barbershop for over 35 years, we honour a man who devoted his whole life to celebrating and respecting his Jamaican roots and culture and weaving this into Toronto’s fabric,” External link

jamaica-gleaner Saturday, October 10, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "Irwin’s General Store is like a church, an institution," External link

barrie Friday, October 9, 2020 6:02:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "It’s really woven into the tapestry of the Gatineau and the Irwin family have contributed so much. Everyone’s going to shed a tear when they’re gone," External link

barrie Friday, October 9, 2020 6:02:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I hope we stop vilifying the local residents," "They are feeling threatened because they feel vilified. They're worried about their kids and they're worried about their safety," External link

CBC Friday, August 21, 2020 4:54:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "People are afraid to walk on Yonge Street. They've been broken into. Defecation inside their daycare centres, never mind the needles. The physical threats. Ongoing. And this is all because, not because of the shelter and the homeless people that we are trying to help. This has been a total screw-up, a total lack of communication, of informing people," External link

CBC Friday, August 21, 2020 4:54:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I hope we stop vilifying the local residents," "They are feeling threatened because they feel vilified. They're worried about their kids and they're worried about their safety," External link

CBC Thursday, August 20, 2020 6:12:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "People are afraid to walk on Yonge Street. They've been broken into. Defecation inside their daycare centres, never mind the needles. The physical threats. Ongoing. And this is all because, not because of the shelter and the homeless people that we are trying to help. This has been a total screw-up, a total lack of communication, of informing people," External link

CBC Thursday, August 20, 2020 6:12:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “We have to have more people involved beside YouTubers,” External link

barrie Friday, May 1, 2020 1:23:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle says : “I’m getting non-stop requests like ‘When will barber shops open?’” External link

simcoe Wednesday, April 29, 2020 1:25:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle says : “It’s relentless because people are at home so they’ve gone to non-stop calling and emailing since this (pandemic) started,” External link

simcoe Wednesday, April 29, 2020 1:25:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle says : “I’m getting non-stop requests like ‘When will barber shops open?’” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, April 29, 2020 1:00:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle says : “It’s relentless because people are at home so they’ve gone to non-stop calling and emailing since this (pandemic) started,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, April 29, 2020 1:00:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “I think it is a very inappropriate motion … because it almost sends a message that the people who now have lost their business, or may lose their business, are now going to be hit by an extra tax,” “At this very sensitive time, and we’re dealing with 140 stores that have closed [along] Eglinton, I cannot even entertain looking at a vacant store tax” External link

theglobeandmail Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:52:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle added : “Toronto is such an expensive city to begin with,” “On the other hand, the other problem is we get constant demand for more policing, more traffic management, more help for the needy” External link

citynews-ca Wednesday, December 4, 2019 10:55:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "It's about some kind of order in a very challenging situation," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 3, 2019 4:16:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "People walking to the subway, people walking to this shopping plaza, we have schools here, we have all kinds of activity in this one intersection," External link

CBC Tuesday, December 3, 2019 4:16:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “We can’t pretend this isn’t happening … We have never had so many construction trucks in the city before,” “If you think it’s bad right now in terms of the construction … it’s just beginning” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, November 26, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "The current system eliminates all the family-owned businesses," "The small shops on our main streets are going to be nothing but condos or corporate stores because the small business person will not be able to stay in business if they're being forced to pay these extravagant taxes" External link

CBC Thursday, October 31, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle told : "Don't go out until we arrest these thugs. It is a very serious situation because [these are] armed robbers with knives and anything could happen," External link

CBC Friday, October 25, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “They’ve got to stop these guns from flowing across the border right now,” External link

globalnews Saturday, September 21, 2019 3:21:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "You risk your life every day when you try to walk to a store, to the subway," External link

cp24 Wednesday, September 18, 2019 4:27:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We're fed up and disgusted that these shootings keep happening," External link

barrie Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:43:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "No matter how hard the police work, no matter how hard we work to make this community safe, these guns keep coming in and there's basically no control of the guns," "We need to do something dramatic and stop making excuses for gun crimes" External link

barrie Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:43:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We're fed up and disgusted that these shootings keep happening," External link

barrie Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "No matter how hard the police work, no matter how hard we work to make this community safe, these guns keep coming in and there's basically no control of the guns," "We need to do something dramatic and stop making excuses for gun crimes" External link

barrie Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We're fed up and disgusted that these shootings keep happening," External link

cp24 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "No matter how hard the police work, no matter how hard we work to make this community safe, these guns keep coming in and there's basically no control of the guns," "We need to do something dramatic and stop making excuses for gun crimes" External link

cp24 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "You risk your life every day when you try to walk to a store, to the subway," External link

barrie Thursday, September 12, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This is a totally different dimension to road safety that hasn’t got the attention it needs,” External link

globalnews Thursday, September 12, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "You risk your life every day when you try to walk to a store, to the subway," External link

cp24 Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:29:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "It is daunting to just walk down the street and get a cup of coffee without running into a truck," External link

cp24 Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:29:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We need to start to address this issue of safety for pedestrians, for other motorists when you have thousands of trucks going through a neighbourhood every day," External link

cp24 Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:29:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "That's the second death by a construction truck since January in my area. It is time for a pause in development in the Yonge-Eglinton area, which is being overwhelmed by heavy construction vehicles," External link

CBC Thursday, September 12, 2019 4:07:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "That's the second death by a construction truck since January in my area. It is time for a pause in development in the Yonge-Eglinton area, which is being overwhelmed by heavy construction vehicles," External link

CBC Thursday, September 12, 2019 12:09:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle explained : “This gun violence is happening all over the city, even on The Bridal Path. You can’t just say it’s Lawrence Heights’s problem, this is the city’s problem. This is a provincial problem. It’s a federal problem,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, August 13, 2019 12:08:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle added : “There’s something here that people can be proud of and be proud to live here. That’s what we’re trying to build,” External link

globalnews Tuesday, August 13, 2019 12:08:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “I’m very disappointed that the premier would make a joke out of cutting $14 million out of a community centre that is needed in Lawrence Heights. It just shows that he doesn’t get it,” “I would like to see the premier stop joking about the situation and get serious to understand that there are more important things to the people of Toronto than a buck-a-beer” External link

cp24 Friday, August 9, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “We’ve got to deal with the gun violence and the police in 32 Division up there are doing an incredible job but the residents are going through hell. You can’t just deal with the gun violence with the police,” “You got to have safe places for people to go to” External link

cp24 Friday, August 9, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “To hear that the Ford government is cutting their commitment of that project really means that this will not go ahead. It would be delayed for years,” External link

globalnews Friday, August 9, 2019 5:16:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “The police have got everybody in here and meanwhile these shootings are still occurring and that’s what’s very troubling for them and the community,” “We’re trying to build the place up and get positive activity and hope in the area and then this thing that we could have probably been working on right now, the money disappears from the province” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, August 8, 2019 7:54:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle says : "Right now, we're just treading water. We're just getting by. But if we don't create a new, invigorated model to protect and conserve our ravines in a very proactive way, we are going to lose the battle. We'll either be choked by garbage or choked by invasive species," "It's going to take a much bigger, wider public effort to turn the corner here. We are really at a crossroads. The public is sort of lulled into a false sense of security because they see all of this green. But they don't realize most of that green is invasive species that are choking out all of the other native plants and it's going to continue to do that" External link

CBC Monday, June 24, 2019 2:47:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “This is a critical situation. It looks like there’s going to be no relief in the next 10 years on the Yonge line while [the provincial government] keeps playing games with transit in Toronto,” External link

theglobeandmail Wednesday, June 19, 2019 5:34:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “There is no way we can make it up, we’re already five months into the year. How else can we get this kind of money to keep these services going,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, May 16, 2019 2:26:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “They love it, they’re drooling, they’re dancing in the streets,” External link

barrie Tuesday, May 7, 2019 3:11:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “What about the danger of guns and bars that is part of the problem,” “Please put some power in the hands of the community or the AGCO to at least suspend the license of these bars that flaunt the laws and tolerate gun activity” External link

citynews-ca Friday, April 12, 2019 9:00:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “What about the danger of guns and bars that is part of the problem,” “Please put some power in the hands of the community or the AGCO to at least suspend the license of these bars that flaunt the laws and tolerate gun activity” External link

680news Friday, April 12, 2019 8:19:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle wrote : “Both the downtown relief line and the Yonge North extension can be built in parallel. Our government will work to ensure that this is done in a way that addresses congestion,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, March 28, 2019 4:14:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : “We are losing our sunlight. We are basically living in these, I wouldn’t say ivory towers, these concrete glass towers. Let’s start building mid-rises,” “The good thing is the OMB (Ontario Municipal Board) is gone. Now we are dealing with more local control” External link

barrie Thursday, January 17, 2019 5:27:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "Right now in Ontario, technically you can deny people employment because of their parent's medical history ... that is quite common," "That discrimination happens every day. People can also be denied insurance because of that" External link

ctvnews Sunday, October 8, 2017 7:53:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "She has gone through hell and back over the last five years," External link

CBC Wednesday, September 20, 2017 12:05:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I think it's really appalling that they're hiding behind this provincial jurisdictional, constitutional excuse for not ... ending discriminatory practices in provinces," External link

timescolonist Saturday, March 4, 2017 6:10:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I hope our response to this is that we want the federal government to do something," External link

timescolonist Saturday, March 4, 2017 6:10:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle says : "This is an important step towards breaking down the walls of silence and neglect surrounding the loss of a child, suffered by mothers and their families across Ontario," External link

marketwatch Saturday, October 15, 2016 4:08:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle adds : "We are making sure that all children are important, that all children's lives matter. Going forward, we hope with the attention given to perinatal care by Bill 141, that the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will be able to reduce the number of losses and ensure that the best possible standards of care are established across the province," External link

marketwatch Saturday, October 15, 2016 4:08:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle says : "This is an important step towards breaking down the walls of silence and neglect surrounding the loss of a child, suffered by mothers and their families across Ontario," External link

finanznachrichten-en Saturday, October 15, 2016 3:34:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle adds : "We are making sure that all children are important, that all children's lives matter. Going forward, we hope with the attention given to perinatal care by Bill 141, that the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will be able to reduce the number of losses and ensure that the best possible standards of care are established across the province," External link

finanznachrichten-en Saturday, October 15, 2016 3:34:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle says : "This is an important step towards breaking down the walls of silence and neglect surrounding the loss of a child, suffered by mothers and their families across Ontario," External link

4-traders Saturday, October 15, 2016 3:20:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle adds : "We are making sure that all children are important, that all children's lives matter. Going forward, we hope with the attention given to perinatal care by Bill 141, that the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will be able to reduce the number of losses and ensure that the best possible standards of care are established across the province," External link

4-traders Saturday, October 15, 2016 3:20:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : “What we need to do is have the key players sit down and figure out how we stop this,” External link

torontosun Tuesday, August 2, 2016 12:36:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle observed : “It seems everyone else will have limits on their participation, but yet we’re not allowed to talk about the biggest elephant in the room, which is (the media) constantly promoting and advertising all kinds of causes that they find noble. There’s no restrictions on them whatsoever,” External link

ottawacitizen Thursday, June 23, 2016 11:16:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle observed : “It seems everyone else will have limits on their participation, but yet we’re not allowed to talk about the biggest elephant in the room, which is (the media) constantly promoting and advertising all kinds of causes that they find noble. There’s no restrictions on them whatsoever,” External link

ottawacitizen Thursday, June 23, 2016 9:18:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We can grieve, we can help with the funeral, we can do all this, but at least let's try and make a bit of a positive thing out of here," External link

CBC Saturday, February 21, 2015 11:53:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We can grieve, we can help with the funeral, we can do all this, but at least let's try and make a bit of a positive thing out of here," External link

CBC Saturday, February 21, 2015 8:44:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We can grieve, we can help with the funeral, we can do all this, but at least let's try and make a bit of a positive thing out of here," External link

CBC Saturday, February 21, 2015 7:19:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "We can grieve, we can help with the funeral, we can do all this, but at least let's try and make a bit of a positive thing out of here," External link

CBC Saturday, February 21, 2015 1:43:00 AM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I just find the whole thing preposterous," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 11, 2015 2:06:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle told ( about Liberal Parti ) : "You don't buy into Liberal values in 24 hours," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 11, 2015 2:06:00 PM EAT

Mike Colle said : "I just find the whole thing preposterous," External link

CBC Wednesday, February 11, 2015 5:04:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
legislator9.09%EN03/04/201704/03/2017
liberal45.45%EN11/30/201630/11/2016
député libéral9.09%FR05/20/201620/05/2016
mp9.09%EN05/19/201619/05/2016
minister27.27%EN10/31/200731/10/2007
Names Lang Count
Mike ColleEN93.33%
Mike ColleFR6.67%


<<10<12345678910>>>10
<<10<12345678910>>>10

Tools

Load latest edition

Sunday, November 27, 2022

4:32:00 AM EAT


Quotes... Explore Relations


EMM Visual Explorer