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The Tiny Perfect Mayor: David Crombie and Toronto's Reform Alderman #2020

The Tiny Perfect Mayor David Crombie and Toronto s Reform Alderman When David Crombie won his surprise victory in the mayoralty race in Toronto everyone thought it was a victory for citizen activism and for a saner approach to urban development Was it This book

  • Title: The Tiny Perfect Mayor: David Crombie and Toronto's Reform Alderman
  • Author: Jon Caulfield
  • ISBN: 9780888620712
  • Page: 129
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Tiny Perfect Mayor: David Crombie and Toronto's Reform Alderman By Jon Caulfield, When David Crombie won his surprise victory in the 1972 mayoralty race in Toronto, everyone thought it was a victory for citizen activism and for a saner approach to urban development Was it This book examines Crombie s performance on a range of major issues housing, highrises, downtown development, environmental matters, Toronto Island, subways and expressways CaulfieWhen David Crombie won his surprise victory in the 1972 mayoralty race in Toronto, everyone thought it was a victory for citizen activism and for a saner approach to urban development Was it This book examines Crombie s performance on a range of major issues housing, highrises, downtown development, environmental matters, Toronto Island, subways and expressways Caulfield contends that despite the efforts of a cadre of committed reform oriented civic politicians, Crombie s mayoralty largely buttressed the status quo and the old guard politicians he fought so hard to defeat in the first place The Tiny Perfect Mayor is a pointed, critical examination of one of Canada s most prominent civic politicians of the 1970s.

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    1. Are you interested in the history of how the City of Toronto, especially downtown, transformed itself from low density communities to intensely developed residential high rises and office spaces If yes, I suggest reading this book It is a thoroughly enjoyable account of Toronto Council during the 1973 74 term, which touches on major issues that primarily revolve around housing in one way or another This includes the rise of big development and rampant speculation, the decline in public spaces, t [...]

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