My Statement on anti-Black and anti-Indigenous Racism and the Toronto Police Services Budget

We are at a pivotal moment for examining anti-Black and anti-Indigenous racism, and the ways it continues to manifest in...

Safely Increasing Outdoor Space for Restaurants and Bars - CaféTO Registration Now Open

Today, the City of Toronto announced the opening of online registration for CaféTO, a program that will allow restaurant and...

COVID-19 Updates - June 12th

Dear friends, We are going to have to learn to live with the ongoing threat of COVID-19. Without a vaccine,...

Launch of SwimTO to Help Torontonians Cool Down this Summer

The City of Toronto has announced SwimTO – a plan to help ensure that all Torontonians can safely access outdoor...

CampTO Summer Programs to Begin July 13

Our City of Toronto summer camps are important to so many families. Summer camps provide positive social interactions, enhance childhood...

Toronto Public Health Expands Case and Contact Tracing Work

Case and contact tracing, where public health staff work with COVID-19 patients to trace and isolate their recent contacts, is...

Toronto Board of Health Meeting and COVID-19 Updates - June 8th

Dear friends, At today’s virtual meeting of the Toronto Board of Health, the Board moved ahead with COVID-19 recovery planning...

Statement on the Province's Re-opening Measures

Today, the Ontario Government announced plans for a second stage of re-opening. I am relieved that the Province has agreed...

Board of Health Meeting Update: COVID-19 Recovery, Overdose Prevention, and Addressing Anti-Black Racism

We must continue applying a public health lens to every step we take. That’s as true when it comes to...

Update on Airbnb and Short-term Rentals

In April, the Ontario Government issued a temporary ban on Airbnb and other short-term rental companies from operating during the COVID-19 pandemic....