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January 12, 2017 – Thank you for your services to the community

From: D

Sent: January-12-17 9:07 PM

To: jim@karygiannis.net

Subject: Re:Thank you for your services to the community

Hi, Jim,

My name is D…, and I’d like to say thank you for your services to the community these years, particularly I want to thank you for your efforts trying to introduce foreign buyers tax to bring the Toronto house market into sanity.

January 16, 2017 – Councillor questions cost savings of garbage privatization

TORONTO – Jim Karygiannis, Councillor for Ward 39, Scarborough-Agincourt, is concerned that the City of Toronto is considering privatizing garbage collection in the east part of the City.

“I have reviewed the numbers and the cost savings do not add up.” said Mr. Karygiannis. “I believe that the City will see more complaints should garbage collection be privatized.”

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A Foreign Homebuyer Tax is Just One Option for Tackling Toronto’s Rising Home Prices

Councillor Jim Karygiannis thinks a foreign buyer tax could be a solution to Toronto’s rising housing prices.

Councillor Jim Karygiannis (Ward 39, Scarborough-Agincourt) has reiterated his support for taxing foreign homebuyers on properties they buy in the GTA. Karygiannis said Thursday he is sending a letter to Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne asking her to implement a five per cent foreign buyers tax.