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2015 Pan American/Parapan American Games

Toronto is proud to be the Host City of the 2015 Pan American/Parapan American Games.
The Pan American Games will be held from July 10 - 26, 2015 and the Parapan American Games will run from August 7 - 14, 2015.
Ten thousand athletes, coaches and officials from 41 countries across the Americas and the Caribbean, and 250,000 visitors will be inspired by Toronto's hospitality, diversity and dynamism during the Games.

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City Update eNewsletter - March 2014

The City's e-newsletter City Update focuses on the latest services, innovations and accomplishments at the City of Toronto - Canada's largest city and sixth largest government. This quarterly e-newsletter is for the public, stakeholders, media, City Council and staff. Subscribe to City Update at toronto.ca/e-Updates.


Toronto's 2014 Budget

The City budget is a financial plan that describes the money the City will raise and spend within a year.

Every year City staff put forward a recommended budget and then the Mayor and City Council, with input from Toronto residents and businesses, make choices about the City's services and programs.

Access Equity and Human Rights Awards

Honouring Toronto’s human rights champions

Each year, Toronto recognizes the contributions to improving human rights made by residents or groups through the Access, Equity and Human Rights Awards. The 2013 awards were presented on December 4 at City Hall to five individuals and one group, in a ceremony to mark Human Rights Day.


Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Review

Toronto City Council requested City staff to undertake a review of a request from Porter Airlines to permit jet-powered aircraft operations at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (BBTCA).

Feeling Congested?

Feeling congested?

Toronto's Official Plan Review includes public consultations to discuss transportation, transit priorities and how we'll fund these initiatives. Have your say!


Toronto – Proud Host City

Toronto is proud to be the Host City of the 2015 Pan American/Parapan American Games.The Pan American Games will be held from July 10 - 26, 2015 and the Parapan American Games will run from August 7 - 14, 2015. Find out more about the Games.

Chief Planner Roundtable

Chief Planner Roundtable

The City's Chief Planner welcomes you to hear her and twelve city building experts talk about creative and broad ways to meet the challenges and opportunities in the building of our great city.

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Making a claim for damages from potholes, floods and fallen trees/branches

If you believe that the City has been negligent in its maintenance of City facilities, roads, trees and sewers, which has caused bodily injury or damage to your property, you can file a claim against the City to seek compensation. More information

Toronto Podcasts

Toronto Podcasts

The City of Toronto publishes regular podcasts summarizing recent City initiatives, programs and services.


T.O. INview: Infrastructure Coordination and Mapping Portal

T.O. INview displays locations and details of planned capital infrastructure projects scheduled for construction in Toronto. The site includes different types of construction information from Transportation Services, Toronto Water, City Planning, transit authorities and utility companies. Explore.


Employment Centre Portal

The Employment Centre portal is the first phase of a greater online presence. Visit the portal now to learn about and register for employment workshops and job fairs.

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Sign up to automatically receive City news releases, and updates on Council and community activities by email. Learn about our social media tool use, including Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.


The City of Toronto's administrative structure is designed to provide members of the Toronto Public Service with both greater public accountability and greater flexibility in responding to the changing needs of the city.

City Initiatives

City of Toronto council develops a number of initiatives that arise out of council policy or recommend policy directions for the City and citizens.


Agencies and Corporations

Many important services are administered on behalf of the City and the community through separate City agencies, boards, commissions and corporations (ABCCs) and other special purpose bodies (SPBs), each having its own relationship with City Council. Other services are administered through corporations that are partnered with the City.