The Republic has a history of being active in local political issues and RARA interacts regularly with neighbouring resident associations and elected representatives on key issues affecting our neighbourhood. We have gathered links to help you get connected below.
Our ELECTED REpresentatives
- Josh Matlow - City Councillor
- Eric Hoskins - Ontario MPP & Minister of Health and Long Term Care
- Carolyn Bennet - Federal MP & Minister of Indigenous & Northern Affairs
- Shelley Laskin - Ward 11 Trustee
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For some time, residents have shared concerns about the amount of dangerous cargo rushing by our homes. After Lac-Mégantic some members organized along with representatives from neighbouring communities.
The October Rail Safety Update can be found here: Rail Safety Update October 2016 and pre-written letters can be downloaded here:
Your RARA rep will be bringing copies of these letters on Halloween night 2016 to make mailing easier.
Local Business Associations
Reported City Projects
Hydro One’s Midtown Project
Construct transmission reinforcement facilities in the Toronto Midtown area to reinforce and enhance its existing 115 kilovolt (“kV”) transmission system.