Mayor’s Task Force releases final report

The Mayor's Task Force on Toronto Community Housing has released its final report. Tenants for Social Housing issues the following statement on the report: "Tenants for Social Housing is committed to an affordable housing system which includes social housing, rent-geared to income, market rent and a wide range of housing types to meet the range of needs… Continue reading Mayor’s Task Force releases final report

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The Mayor’s Task Force releases an interim report

The Mayor's Task Force has released an interim report. You can view it here. There's a link from the page to the report as a PDF document.You can also read their summary (PDF) of the public meetings, held over the last few months. There’s nothing really to indicate they’re concerned about any sell-off of affordable… Continue reading The Mayor’s Task Force releases an interim report

The Mayor’s Task Force on TCHC wants to hear from you!

Mayor John Tory has launched a six-person Housing Task Force to  look at how Toronto Community Housing serves the people of Toronto and how it is governed. The Task Force is led by Senator Art Eggleton and includes experts from the social housing, finance, real estate development and social policy fields. The Task Force is holding consultations and… Continue reading The Mayor’s Task Force on TCHC wants to hear from you!

Tuesday April 28th, 7-9pm Close the Housing Gap Rally: Call on Federal and Provincial governments to invest in social housing!

The first major Close the Housing Gap campaign event of 2015 will take place Tuesday, April 28 7-9pm. Join us for the Close the Housing Gap Rally in the Council Chambers at Toronto City Hall and contribute your ideas for campaign activity in 2015. The campaign's goal is to "help to create a better housing… Continue reading Tuesday April 28th, 7-9pm Close the Housing Gap Rally: Call on Federal and Provincial governments to invest in social housing!

Mayor’s Task Force on TCHC wants to hear from tenants

Tenants are being asked to share their thoughts on TCHC as part of the Mayor's Task Force on Toronto Community Housing. Four community meetings are being held: Monday, May 11 The 519 Community Centre 519 Church Street Grand Ballroom 6:30 – 9 p.m. Tuesday, May 19 Scarborough Civic Centre 150 Borough Drive Rotunda 6:30 –… Continue reading Mayor’s Task Force on TCHC wants to hear from tenants