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.
Do Torontonians want a foreign buyers tax?
Toronto City Councillor Jim Karygiannis is gauging interest in a foreign buyers tax. Almost half of his ward supports some kind of tax on non-residents purchasing a home in the city. He joins BNN to discuss.
Karygiannis on transit for Scarborough
July 13, 2016 CP24
Coun. Jim Karygiannis speaks to Stephen about attempts to re-open the Scarborough subway debate.
Karygiannis on integrity commissioner’s decision
CP24 January 8, 2016
Scarborough City Coun. Kim Karygiannis tells Stephen why the integrity commissioner chastised him.
CP24 May 3, 2016
Councillor Jim Karygiannis discusses Uber, as regulation debates are underway today in the city.