Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government with a population of about 2.6 million people and one of the most multicultural cities in the world. It is also the capital of the Province of Ontario.
The city offers more than 40 services including emergency (police, fire and ambulance), transit, social and health, arts, culture, solid waste, water and wastewater.
It is a city with civic pride. Thanks to residents, businesses, property owners and our youth, Toronto is a clean and green city. It is committed to the environment and offers several recycling programs to manage its waste. It recently passed an environmental plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions, clean the air and create a sustainable energy future. A clean and beautiful city also makes good business sense. It attracts highly skilled workers and investment, which contributes to a healthy economy.
The City operates many museums, historic sites, performing and visual arts centres and supports public and community initiatives. Toronto is a city where people live, work and play. It is a city dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and livability for all.