Family, friends and colleagues came together on Sunday to attend a church service which paid tribute to Councillor and Deputy Mayor Pam McConnell, who passed away on Friday at the age of 71. As Erica Vella reports, fellow councillors plan to keep the legacy of McConnell alive. #McConnell #CityCouncilCityHall #Toronto
The Province was set to break ground on the new $3.5 billion dollar Massey Bridge project today but opponents had other plans. The 10 lane span is meant to address traffic congestion. Critics though claim it's a waste of money. Jordan Armstrong reports.
Vancouver Mayor and Mayors' Council Chair Gregor Robertson is maintaining his position against the Massey Tunnel replacement.
“The Pattullo Bridge replacement is certainly first and foremost our top priority for bridges,” said Robertson.
“I think it can be a much quicker improvement and investment with an additional tunnel there versus a gigantic bridge.”
Mayor Nenshi campaign fundraiser cancelled after critical reaction
Mon, Jan 26: Mayor Naheed Nanshi's campaign fundraiser was cancelled on Monday. The event was to be hosted by Kasian, a prominent Calgary architecture company. Both Kasian and the Nenshi campaign team scrubbed the event set for Wednesday following negative comment by some City Council members. Gary Bobrovitz reports.