Toronto Board of Health Calls on Province to Take Action to Protect Vulnerable Communities Impacted by COVID-19

Disease preys on poverty – public health experts have long understood this. The social determinants of health, like income, race...

My Statement on Toronto's Mandatory Mask Bylaw

Evidence shows that wearing a mask indoors can help reduce the spread of COVID-19. It's a simple, affordable, and reasonable...

COVID-19 Updates - July 2nd

Dear friends, Like many of us, over the past few months I’ve wished that things could just get back to...

Mandatory Mask Bylaw, June City Council Updates

Dear friends, This has been a challenging time. To the residents of our city: I know this hasn’t been easy....

Statement on Proposed Mandatory Mask Bylaw

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic we have relied on the best advice from our public health experts, including Toronto’s Medical Officer...

COVID-19 Updates - June 26th

Dear friends, Earlier this week Toronto joined many communities around the province in stage 2 of reopening. While this is...

Provincial Regulation Overriding Toronto’s Construction Noise By-Law

On April 7th, the Ontario Government brought in Ontario regulation 130/20, which allows for construction between the hours of 6AM...

My Statement on Voluntary Accommodation Options to Support Self-Isolation

Toronto's Board of Health is meeting next week on Thursday, June 2, to consider voluntary accommodation options for people who...

Ferry Service to Toronto Islands to Resume on Saturday

This morning, I joined Mayor Tory at the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal to celebrate the return of ferry service to...

My Statement on Toronto Moving into Stage 2 of Reopening

Today, the Ontario Government announced that Toronto will be joining much of Ontario in transitioning to Stage 2 in the...