A special thanks to David Langer of Toronto for his extraordinary effort in producing this video and videos of the other candidates debates. We officially award David Langer:
“The Toronto Daforth MVP (Most Valuable Player) Award for The Enhancement of Democracy in Toronto Danforth!!”
You will find more of his election videos on his YouTube Channel.
Thanks also to the Candidates who are seeking to be our elected representative in Toronto Danforth. We appreciate your hard work and commitment to public service. Simply holding yourself out as a candidate is an act of public service. We are grateful to you.
This has one of the most interesting races/campaigns ever.
Although only one candidate can get the most votes, each of the candidates is a winner!
The above tweet references an article in the National Post discussing Prime Minister Treudeau’s refusal to to participate in the MacLeans debate and the Munk debate. The general theme is that debates are an important part of Canada’s democratic process. As goes the existence and participation in debates, so goes the vibrancy of the democratic process.
I encourage you to read the article which follows …
Very interesting article from Councillor Stintz which includes:
Continue reading @KarenStintz talks about the way Torontonians should do business at City Council
The following message was sent to all candidates:
Reverend Edith-Ann Shantz, pastor of the the Don Mills United Church invites to you to participate in a Ward 29 “All Candidates Forum” on Thursday October 23, 2014 – 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Don Mills United Church is located at:
126 O’Connor Drive
Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.
This will be a live forum where Ward 29 residents can meet you and you will be able to engage with the other candidates in a moderated debate.
We understand that (other than the Rogers debate) that there has NOT been another opportunity for residents to meet you in a public forum.
A “seat” will be provided for all candidates.
Information about the Forum will be posted at:
That said, we encourage you to help us get the word out on your flyers twitter handles, etc.
Our twitter handles is:
We look forward to meeting you on October 23 and wish you the best during the remaining days of the 2014 campaign.
P.S. This email is sent to those candidates for whom an email address was listed at: