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Toronto Ward Boundary Review - Appeal Process

At its meeting on November 8 & 9, 2016 City Council considered a final report on new ward boundary options for the City and selected a 47-ward boundary option. Learn about the process to appeal the Ward Boundary Review decision.

Cover of the 2016 City Clerk's Office annual report.

2016 annual report

Building on the overall theme of transformation, the 2016 City Clerk's Office annual report explores how our strengths in anticipating, recognizing and adjusting to challenges have helped us unleash new opportunities, optimize our people and organization, and continue to improve our services. In addition to PDF, the report is available in a text-only version.

Local government booklet cover image - link to PDF

Your local government - it's for you!

This booklet provides a simple guide to how local government works and how you can get involved by being informed, having your say and even serving your city. 


Subscribe to Council and committee e-updates

Want to keep up with what's happening at Council and its committees? Need to know about meeting schedule changes? Subscribe to e-updates for the meetings that you need to know about. On average, subscribers can expect 3-5 emails per committee per meeting.

Open Government in the City

Open Government site

Information is the lifeblood of an accessible, transparent, accountable government. Find out about the City's commitment to "open up government" through open information, open data and open engagement.

Our mission

The mission of the City Clerk's Office is to build public trust and confidence in local government. We:

  • Elect government by ensuring elections readiness and managing elections operations
  • Make government work by managing government decision-making processes, supporting elected and accountability officials, providing protocol and official services and delivering provincially delegated services
  • Promote open government by managing and storing records, enabling corporate information stewardship and openness, and delivering creative, printing and distribution services

Learn more about the City Clerk's Office.