Karygiannis confronts UberX driver, says he’s ‘breaking Ontario laws’
CP24.com August 3, 2015 , Codi Wilson
Toronto city councillor and outspoken Uber opponent Jim Karygiannis confronted an UberX driver in the laneway of an east-end home Friday, telling the man that he was “breaking Ontario laws.”
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Chief Mark Saunders
Toronto Police Service
40 College Street
Toronto, Ontario M5G 2J3
August 1, 2015
I am writing to you as a City Councillor to ask that the Toronto Police Service uphold the Ontario Highway Traffic Act with respect to the drivers, who are using personal motor vehicles to transport paying passenger(s) in contravention of the Ontario Highway Traffic Act.
Insurance industry issues warning over Uber
Toronto Sun July 30, 2015 Shawn Jeffords
TORONTO – Insurance industry officials warn that Uber drivers don’t have the proper accident coverage and are putting themselves and the public at risk when they get behind the wheel.
“Uber drivers routinely rely upon personal auto policies, which exclude the commercial activity of carrying paying passengers leaving Uber’s passengers, pedestrians, cyclists, occupants of other vehicles and Uber drivers exposed to uninsured risk in the event of a claim.
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Further to my previous flyer with respect to having rats in the neighbourhood, I am writing to give you an update.
Rats Update 2nd flyer
We have been able to identify, as best as we possibly can, the problem and the area where the rats are coming from.
The City of Toronto is undertaking a review of the operations of Uber and similar technologies, including the public’s interest in them and their impacts on Toronto’s taxicab and limousine industries.
At the July 2015 meeting of Toronto City Council, I introduced Motion MM8.13 which recommended that:
“City Council request the City Manager, in consultation with the Chief Executive Officer of the Toronto Transit Commission, to report to the September 30 and October 1, 2015 City Council meeting on a complete financial analysis and cost breakdown of the expenditures for the proposed $181 million Toronto Transit Commission McNicoll Bus Garage approved by Toronto City Council.”