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‘Let us figure out how it works’: Mayors of Ontario’s biggest cities aren’t willing to give up local control over housing decisions

Ontario's Big City Mayors are meeting in Kitchener this week

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Ontario big city mayors to discuss concerns over province's new housing bill

Ontario’s Big City Mayors (OBCM) will meet on Friday as tensions rise between the mayor of the province’s largest city and Premier Doug Ford over the financial impacts of a new housing bill.

Municipalities feel impacts of Ford government's housing law, worry over little audit progress

Province promised to make municipalities 'whole' for any revenue losses

Kitchener-Waterloo: Window to restore relationship with municipalities 'is closing', say Big City Mayors

In a public letter addressed to the chair of Ontario's Big City Mayors (OBCM) Cam Guthrie, the Ford government says it will be launching a third-party audit of select municipalities across the province.

Crombie succeeds Guthrie as chair of Ontario’s Big City Mayors

Crombie succeeds Guthrie as chair of Ontario’s Big City Mayors

Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie is the new chair of the Ontario’s Big City Mayors caucus. 

Opiod's Harm to Ontario's Big Cities

Cam Guthrie, Mayor of Guelph and Chair of Ontario's Big City Mayors, discusses the toll of the opiod crisis across the province

Ontario's Big City Mayors