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.
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.