Latest councillor a reminder of lack of diversity on city council; Time to create a TTC transit museum, councillor says; Toronto council approves 2 per cent property tax increase; and more news:

Latest councillor a reminder of lack of diversity on city council (Metro News)

How Yonge St. began two centuries ago, to help ward off U.S. attack (Toronto Star)

$10,000 fine for Toronto homeowner who used agencies like Airbnb to find tenants (Metro News)

Toronto council approves 2 per cent property tax increase (Toronto Star)

Inside the Toronto South Detention Centre, Toronto’s $1-billion hellhole (Toronto Life)

Victoria College pays no property taxes on pricey Bloor land (Toronto Star)

Time to create a TTC transit museum, councillor says (Toronto Star)

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