This week Councillor Josh Matlow is joined in studio by Councillor Maria Augimeri, and on the phone by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti. In hour 1, the councillors discuss the latest in the ‘Armegeddon budget’, and what their hopes are for the upcoming year. Former Mayor David Crombie joins to contribute his thoughts, as well as discuss the city’s pools, and his letter on the TCHC homes. City resident Susana Molinolo calls to mention her thoughts on the pools, and showing up at the executive meetin gin a wetsuit to demonstrate them. The councillors then discuss the cuts to the TTC, and the future of transit planning.
In hour 2, Councillors Matlow, Mammoliti, and Augimeri start by speaking with John Tory to get his thoughts of the budget, and whether further changes are necessary. They then speak with Mark Ferguson of CUPE 416 to talk about the labour negotiation process. To close the show they go ‘rapid fire’, talking about trimming council, a possible casino in Toronto, and the Ford’s weigh-in on Monday, Jan 16 at 9:30 to ‘Cut the Waist’, to be carried live on Newstalk 1010.