Create Safer Neighbourhoods:
Return to community policing – ensure Toronto Police service is equipped with the resources required to focus on strengthening relationships with residents within our communities. More police presence.
Increase programs and services for vulnerable youth to provide opportunities that effectively deter violent/criminal behaviour.
- Continue to grow the network of bike lane within the city, focusing new installations on less arterial roadways.
Eliminate Waste Through Thoughtful Spending:
Amend contract procurement processes to deter vendors from over promising and underbidding in order to win City contracts.
Eliminate redundancies across the City’s Agencies, Boards and Corporations.
- Improve coordination of City services to minimize the amount of road closures and disruptions to residents.
Generate Revenue to Support Infrastructure, Community Programs and Services:
Increase Development Charges to bolster the City’s ability to fund and maintain capital projects and needed services.
Incentivize and support small business start-ups.
- Work together with local BIAs to maximize the use of parks within the Ward and provide additional events to highlight and showcase local small businesses.