Press Release: "Re-imagining Our Cities" - April 13, 2012

NDP AND CITY INSTITUTE TO HOST SUMMIT ADDRESSING SOCIAL, ECONOMIC CHALLENGES FOR TORONTO

Friday April 13, 2012

The latest federal budget focuses heavily on resource extraction, but has no plan for Canada’s urban centres – where 80 percent of Canadians actually live. Join NDP MP Matthew Kellway (Beaches-East York), Roger Keil, Director of The City Institute at York University, MPs, city councillors, urban experts and activists as they discuss solutions for the social, infrastructural and economic challenges facing Toronto and Southern Ontario.

"Re-imagining Our Cities: Towards a Comprehensive Strategy for the Urban Economies of Southern Ontario"

Bram & Bluma Appel Salon at the Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON

8:30 am to 10:30 am

For more details, please see Press Release.

For more information, please contact:

Allison Gifford, NDP Media Officer (Toronto), 613-222-2035 or Allison.Gifford@parl.gc.ca