The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) is set to resume a special meeting aimed at addressing violence in schools tonight following a report that found the 2022-’23 school year would be the most violent on record if trends continue.
The Bank of Canada has raised its overnight rate by 50 basis points to 4.25 per cent, marking its seventh rate hike in nine months. The last time the bank’s policy rate was this high was in January 2008.
A Vaughan city councillor is calling on the government to stop the process of removing land from Ontario’s Greenbelt until it can be assessed fairly, as a developer in her ward seeks to “correct misinformation” about the terms of its land purchase.
Half of the wetlands in southern Ontario have never been considered for provincial protection, and new changes planned by the government as part of its housing plan could further put them at risk, the auditor general said in a recent report.