Affordable Housing

  • Motion at Community Development and Recreation Committee


    As Housing Advocate for the City of Toronto, I am spearheading several initiatives to provide safe, appropriate and affordable housing to the people of Toronto.... Read More

  • City of Toronto promotes safe and affordable rooming houses


    The City of Toronto today announced that it has issued a request for proposals for repairs and upgrades to rooming houses and single-occupancy residences in... Read More

  • Fixing Toronto’s broken public housing system would help us all: Toronto Star Editorial


    A report on the crushing repair backlog at Toronto Community Housing shows that fixing it would generate thousands of jobs and billions of... Read More

  • New affordable ownership homes in Toronto officially opened


    The City of Toronto joined Options for Homes and residents today to officially open Cranbrooke Village, which provides 341 new affordable ownership homes. Of those,... Read More

  • Launch of new housing for sex-trafficked victims

    3.jpgWith Bruce Rivers of Covenant House at the launch of this new joint program with the City of Toronto

    With the launch... Read More

  • Independent Housing Task Force


    Mayor John Tory Takes Action on Community Housing: Appoints Independent Housing Task Force

    Mayor John Tory has appointed an independent six-person Housing Task Force to take... Read More

  • Addressing Toronto's Affordable Housing Challenge


    As Chair of the Affordable Housing Commit­tee, I have led numerous initiatives to protect, promote and expand affordable housing in Toronto. Through work on this... Read More

  • Close the Housing Gap campaign hits Queen's Park


    The Close the Housing Gap campaign delivered its message to Queen's Park today, telling MPPs from all three parties that it's time... Read More

  • Close the Housing Gap Advocacy Day at Queen's Park


    The Close the Housing Gap campaign is bringing its message to Queen's Park tomorrow. Supporters will attend question period and meet with MPPs to... Read More

  • Seeking Shelter - NRU Publishing

    "But while the mayor has not made housing a top priority, other councillors, like Ana Bailão, who chairs the affordable housing committee, are working to make change."