Public consultation on Toronto's Long-Term Financial Plan

The City of Toronto is launching its public consultation on the development of its Long-Term Financial Plan

"The City of Toronto is launching its public consultation on the development of its Long-Term Financial Plan. Information about the consultation, including background reports and engagement opportunities, a series of online surveys and two rounds of community meetings, is available at http://www.investinginto.ca/.

 

The City is asking for the public's input on some challenging questions about how the City can manage expenses, raise revenue and optimize its assets. People can share input, ideas and solutions at a series of public meetings or by participating online."

 

There will be three opportunities for the public to provide input (see below):

 

November 9 - 20, 2016

Online Survey

Collecting the public's general views on: the City's financial health and goals; information needs; and, the best ways to communicate and consult with the public on this critical plan.

December 2016

Online Survey, public meetings and downloadable workbooks

The December survey and in-person public meetings will explore the City's expenses, revenues and assets in greater detail and ask for the public's specific advice on each. 

 

The survey will be open from December 5 to 23.

 

Public consultation meetings will be held at the following times and locations:

 

  • Monday, December 5, 6 p.m. 
    Etobicoke Olympium, 590 Rathburn Rd.
  • Tuesday, December 6, 6 p.m.
    Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto, 5183 Sheppard Ave. East
  • Wednesday, December 7, 6 p.m.

Mitchell Field Community Centre, 89 Church Ave.

  • Thursday, December 8, 6 p.m.

Toronto Reference Library, Epic Hall, 789 Yonge St.

Spring 2017

Consultation continues

In the Spring, the consultation will focus on the City's financial management, decision making and oversight of public services.