隨著越來越多新移民，在交通快捷生活便利的士嘉堡定居，區內地價近幾年來也變得寸土寸金。關於將位於Sheppard 夾Kennedy附近的Agincourt Mall改建成融合柏文及社區中心的計劃，也進一步提上多倫多市議會的日程。這項改建工程將在Agincourt Mall建設十多棟商住兩用柏文，共計5000個單位。而位於Finch夾Warden的Bridlewood Mall未來也會有類似的改建規劃。
Residents in Scarborough have their say on SmartTrack plan
Mayor John Tory wants the public to get back on track with the talks of SmartTrack, announcing six new stations, including two in Scarborough.
CP24 October 10. 2017
Councillor Jim Karygiannis says he has reservations about the number of planned parking spots along the proposed SmartTrack route.
City TV September 3, 2017 Fazia Amin
Morale among Toronto paramedics is reportedly low and one city Councillor says it’s about time the issue is brought to the forefront.
Jim Karygiannis is the Councillor for Ward 39 – Scraborough/Agincourt and City of Toronto Newscomers Advocate. He expects 10% to 20% of those crossing into Quebec will make their way to Toronto
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In an effort to ensure that Toronto doesn’t get burned financially Mayor John Tory has written a letter to Premier Kathleen Wynne asking her to sit down and come up with an agreement to share any tax revenue generated by legal pot sales. Libby spoke to the Vice Chair of the licensing and standards committee, Councillor Jim Karygiannis about the legalization of pot reportedly happening as soon as next summer to get his take.
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New Calls for Foreign Buyers Tax
Fairchild TV October 11, 2016
Housing starts decline in Toronto
CTV Toronto October 11, 2016 The Canadian Press
The pace of housing construction in Toronto slowed down last month, but prices continue to soar, leaving many concerned.