Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Mayoral powers removed by Council

The laundry list of powers removed from the Toronto mayor's office yesterday includes:

  • Office budget slashed by 60%
  • Staff likely cut back from 20 to 8
  • Deputy mayor now controls staffing
  • Ability to speak first, last at agenda
  • Right to designate key items
  • Ford no longer chair of own executive committee
See here for Council's voting records.