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City council will vote for the proposed changes this week (Danielle Lee)

Lachemi welcomes possible changes to Ward 27

A city council vote this week will determine if ward 27, the Toronto Centre-Rosedale ward where Ryerson resides, gets new boundaries. A proposed plan conducted by an independent group of consultants would split ward 27 into three pieces, creating a total of 47 wards instead of 44. The mayor’s executive committee voted in favour of the plan on Oct. 26. […]

by Danielle Lee· · News, Ward 27
Munira Abukar, class of 2014. (Courtesy Munira Akubar)

Ryerson grad plans to battle Ford for Ward 2

Munira Abukar says she has what it takes to beat Rob Ford. The 22-year-old Ryerson grad is running against the mayor – in the heart of Ford Nation. She’s seeking the seat in Ward 2, Etobicoke North in the Oct. 27 election. Over the last year, Abukar says she grew frustrated with municipal politics. The circus at City Hall stole […]

by Emanuela Orsini· · News, Top stories