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Rookie councillors look ahead to their term

BY DON PEAT, CITY HALL BUREAU CHIEF – TORONTO SUN
NOVEMBER 23, 2014

Jim Karygiannis
Scarborough-Agincourt (Ward 39)
Previous job: Member of Parliament
Age: 59

What do you hope to achieve this term?

“I’m coming into council with an open mind. The dysfunctionality that was there before, I’d like for us to turn the page and make sure that we work together as a council. I’ve noticed some of my colleagues are still in that mindset and that has me very much troubled.

“TTC wants to put a bus garage (on McNicoll Ave.) right beside three of my senior centres and I’m not too pleased. I’m looking to work with them in order for us to find an alternative space to move that TTC bus garage — somewhere which is convenient for them and does not aff