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City of Toronto Long-Term Financial Plan Consultation

The City of Toronto is conducting a public consultation on the development of its Long-Term Financial Plan. Follow the conversation:

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http://www.investinginto.ca/

City of Toronto Long-Term Financial Plan Consultation

The City of Toronto is conducting a public consultation on the development of its Long-Term Financial Plan. Follow the conversation:

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http://www.investinginto.ca/join-the-consultation/current-state-and-guiding-principles

Re-indigenizing Public Spaces in Toronto

Healing the Land, healing our selves It's time for change--for Toronto, for our species. This is an emblematic opportunity, with an imperative to step up.  A huge opportunity has emerged to act on the understanding and insights we have gained through the “

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https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/re-indigenizing-public-spaces-in-toronto-tickets-28712166864

Consultation on Electoral Reform | Consultation sur la réforme électorale

On Tuesday October 11th I will be hosting a consultation on electoral reform from 7 pm – 9 pm at the Tom Brown Arena 141 Bayview Rd, Ottawa. The Federal Government is hosting a national dialogue on electoral reform. We invite all Canadians to join the conv

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/consultation-on-electoral-reform-consultation-sur-la-reforme-electorale-tickets-27994638718

First Hill Streetcar Opens With Lessons For Future Lines

The First Hill streetcar loads passengers on Jackson Street at Fifth Avenue. (Photo by the author) Seattle’s new streetcar route, the First Hill line, finally opened on Saturday. Despite the cold and rain, months of tantalizingly empty test runs and the pr

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https://www.theurbanist.org/2016/01/26/first-hill-streetcar-opens-with-lessons-for-future-lines/

Health-care workers rally for long-term care funding

THUNDER BAY – Provincial funding needs to thoroughly address funding shortfalls in long-term care homes, say frontline health-care workers. About two dozen people gathered outside the constituency office of Thunder Bay-Superior North MPP Michael Gravelle o

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http://www.tbnewswatch.com/News/379838/Health-care_workers_rally_for_long-term_care_funding

Opposition critics question cuts to long-term care homes in Nova Scotia

Dr. Peter Vaughan said an $8.2-million provincial funding cut over two years will affect 103 out of 134 long-term care facilities

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http://globalnews.ca/news/3070389/opposition-critics-question-cuts-to-long-term-care-homes-in-nova-scotia/

Fitch Affirms Canada at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable | Reuters

Term Foreign and Local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at'AAA' with a Stable Outlook. Fitch has also affirmed the issue ratings on Canada'ssenior unsecured Foreign- and Local-Currency bonds at 'AAA'. The Ratings Outlookson the Long-Term IDRs are Sta

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http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSFit969476

AP Investigation: How a con man used China to make millions

ASHDOD, Israel (AP) — Gilbert Chikli was rolling in money, stolen from some of the world's biggest corporations. His targets: Accenture. Disney. American Express. In less than two years, he made off with at least 6.1 million euros from France alone. But he

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http://www.bigstory.ap.org/article/7500da6eb1d94e1dbb7e5650d1c20bd6/ap-investigation-how-con-man-used-china-make-millions

AP Investigation: How a con man used China to make millions

ASHDOD, Israel (AP) — Gilbert Chikli was rolling in money, stolen from some of the world's biggest corporations. His targets: Accenture. Disney. American Express. In less than two years, he made off with at least 6.1 million euros from France alone. But he

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http://bigstory.ap.org/article/7500da6eb1d94e1dbb7e5650d1c20bd6/ap-investigation-how-con-man-used-china-make-millions

Basic Income Round Table Report

WATERLOO REGION Province of Ontario' ~ Basic Income Pilot Consultation The consultation is intended to help Ontario decide how best to implement the announced Basic Income Pilot Project. Participant Bob Jonkman delivers the round table discussion report de

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXzPZjXg3-0

We know exactly how to end homelessness in Canada

Four homeless people have died on the streets of Toronto this month. Three men apparently froze to death while a fourth was found in a burned-out makeshift shack, the fire likely started as a last-ditch effort to ward off the bone-chilling cold. In respons

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http://o.canada.com/news/national/ending-homelessness-in-canada-581832

Open Data Toronto is falling off track with latest release on dog and cat names

On Friday afternoon, the City of Toronto's open data team -- the group responsible for managing the open data strategy for the largest city in the country -- posted a new dataset to its online portal: <a href="http://www1.toronto.ca/wps/portal/contentonly?

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http://o.canada.com/news/open-data-toronto-is-falling-off-track-with-latest-release-on-dog-and-cat-names

Events

fmi*igf Chapters: fmi*igf provides employee development training programs for financial professionals members of accountancy professional bodies.

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http://www.fmi.ca/chapters/halifax/events/

The Trouble with the TPP, Day 3: Copyright Term Extension - Michael Geist

The Trouble with the TPP series continues with one of the most high profile copyright concerns associated with the TPP: mandatory copyright term extension (prior posts include Day 1: US Blocks Balancing Provisions, Day 2: Locking in Digital Locks). The ter

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http://www.michaelgeist.ca/2016/01/the-trouble-with-the-tpp-day-3-copyright-term-extension/

Families meet with federal ministers during pre-inquiry consultation phase

THUNDER BAY – Families of missing and murdered women from across Northwestern Ontario had their first chance to share their experiences with federal government ministers as the groundwork for a long-awaited national inquiry is starting to be built. More th

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http://www.tbnewswatch.com/News/379721/Families_meet_with_federal_ministers_during_pre-inquiry_consultation_phase

I attended the top of the Canadian Housing Market, so you didn't have to

Originally, I thought this would be a bit of a joke.  There were billboards in all the Toronto subway cars advertising the Canadian Real Estate Wealth Expo - learn how to become a millionaire.  I thought this was so ridiculous, it may be fun.  What better

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https://onbeyondinvesting.com/blogs/blog/i-attended-the-top-of-the-canadian-housing-market-so-you-didnt-have-to

END OF USA Federal Reserve System is a Threat to Western Civilization -Full Documentary-

Economic collapse and financial crisis is rising any moment. Getting informed about collapse and crisis may earn you, or prevent to lose money. Do you want to be informed with Max Keiser, Alex Jones, Gerald Celente, Peter Schiff, Marc Faber, Ron Paul,Jim W

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AoVClXsq9ss

Toronto Open Data Showcase

On Thursday, October 27th, take part in the Toronto Open Data Showcase and see how Open Data can be used to help our communities and create a more financially efficient City! Open Data is a new thing for most people and understanding its potential and usag

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https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/toronto-open-data-showcase-tickets-28158614173

Citywide Laneway Suites Consultation

Contribute your ideas to shape the future of laneway suites in Toronto!  Join us to discuss the role of laneways and the potential for laneway suites in our city. Following three short presentations, we will explore the opportunities for laneway suites thr

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https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/citywide-laneway-suites-consultation-tickets-29332365896

Making It Happen: New York City and the New Public Realm

** PLEASE SIGN UP TO THE WAIT LIST **  We will be looking for a larger space to meet the demand for this amazing event. MASS LBP and the Ryerson City Building Institute are pleased to announce an evening with Susan Chin, Executive Director of New York City

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http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/making-it-happen-new-york-city-and-the-new-public-realm-tickets-19482718335

Financial reports and information

Find our financial reports: quarterly financial reports, annual financial reports, and statements of financial information.

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http://vancouver.ca/your-government/financial-reports-and-information.aspx

The E-Cigarette Ban: A Win for Liars and Big Tobacco

This article is part of the Green Watch series. Summary: Bureaucrats and politicians often cite “science” as justification for their efforts to exercise control over Americans’ lives. It’s a fake, politicized “science,” of course. When science suggests tha

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https://capitalresearch.org/2016/09/the-e-cigarette-ban-a-win-for-liars-and-big-tobacco/

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