Councillor Josh Matlow


6 04, 2018

Toronto Needs a Long-Term Financial Strategy

2018-07-06T20:26:10+00:00Tags: |

It is standard practice for full City Council to have an opportunity to debate matters of strategic policy concerning the entire city at various stages in the process. That's why I was very surprised that only the Executive Committee was provided an opportunity to debate, and provide input on, Toronto's Long-Term Financial Strategy. The Mayor's excuse [...]

29 01, 2011

Toronto’s Ombudsman needs our support

2017-05-29T19:26:00+00:00Tags: |

Toronto’s Ombudsman, Fiona Crean, is a non-partisan advocate and accountability officer for every Toronto resident. Due to inadequate funding, Ms. Crean’s office is unable to conduct the kind of investigations Torontonians need to keep our municipal government accountable, save tax dollars and ensure every resident’s complaint is heard and their concerns are resolved. Please click [...]

25 01, 2011

Letter to public transit riders regarding proposed service reductions (Cllr Matlow is handing out to riders)

2011-01-25T21:38:19+00:00Tags: , |

Dear public transit riders, The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has proposed service reductions to 48 bus routes across the city that they have determined are underutilized. The following bus routes that travel through a significant portion of Ward 22 include: 5 AVENUE RD - No service after 7:00 p.m., Monday-Friday. No service on Saturdays, Sundays, [...]

25 01, 2011

CTV News -TTC route service cuts go under public scrutiny

2017-05-29T19:26:00+00:00Tags: , | The plan to cut services along 48 bus routes went under public scrutiny when the Toronto Transit Commission held their first of four open houses on Monday night. Public meetings were scheduled through most of this week to help transit riders understand how their commutes would be affected. Scores of people gathered at Toronto’s [...]

17 01, 2011

Deciphering Toronto’s municipal budget

2017-05-29T19:26:00+00:00Tags: |

Josh Matlow City Hall Diary Over the past week, I’ve quickly learned that the City of Toronto’s budget is like a huge jigsaw puzzle that’s missing a few critical pieces. I arrived at my first city hall budget committee meeting without any documents to review. Because of this year’s expedited timeline, staff worked around the [...]

17 01, 2011

You are invited to a Community Town Hall Meeting on the 2011 City of Toronto Budget

2011-01-17T21:56:03+00:00Tags: |

Councillor Josh Matlow's Community Town Hall Meeting on the 2011 City of Toronto BudgetFor Midtown ResidentsWhen: Thursday February 17th 2011, 7pm-9pmWhere: North Toronto Memorial Community Centre, 200 Eglinton Ave West For Additional Information, please contact: Tel: 416-392-7906 E-mail: Make your voice heard! For more information on the 2011 City of Toronto budget and [...]

15 01, 2011

TTC decides not to cut service … yet

2017-05-29T19:26:00+00:00Tags: , |

Commission delays vote on cutting hrs on 48 routes by Kris Scheuer Councillor Josh Matlow updates his website with a list of the 48 bus routes where service could be reduced. Photo by Kris Scheuer/Town Crier. Yesterday it was fare increases that were cancelled, today the TTC voted to put on hold a decision to cut [...]

15 01, 2011

Letter to TTC customers from Chair Karen Stintz

2017-05-29T19:26:01+00:00Tags: , |

To read TTC Chair Stintz's letter regarding the transit commission's budget considerations, please click here. ⌘FSearch the document F3Find next ⇧F3Find previous Edit online Download original Save in Google Docs ⌘PPrint (PDF) Zoom in Zoom out Fit page to screen Fit two pages to screen ⇧⌘FCompact controls Plain HTML Public on the webAnyone on the [...]

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