Toronto residents have been told over and over that their City faces a leadership crisis. The media has frantically reported on the scandal and intrigue. The mayor has been stripped of his powers. They are told that Council is dysfunctional and that the city, crippled by gridlock and mismanagement, is failing. This narrative misses the mark, argues Alan Broadbent in the second in a series of IMFG Pre-Election Perspectives papers.
On September 18th, University of Toronto P…
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A Canadian professional letter won an international association’s top prize for outstanding publication. efocus Municipal Assessment & Taxation won the International Association of Assessing Officers’ 2014 John A. Zangerle Award in recognition of an outstanding periodical or publication of an assessor’s association, IAAO chapter or other organization.
In August, there were numerous articles published in the media about the IMFG Perspectives Pre-Election Series paper on Toronto’s finances, Is Toronto Fiscally Healthy? A Check-up on the City’s Finances.
On September 9th, IMFG Director Enid Slack gave a presentation to the 47th Annual Conference and General Meeting of the Ontario Municipal Tax and Revenue Association (OMTRA) in Kingston, Ontario.