Long lineups form outside polling stations across Toronto

Long lineups are forming outside polling stations across Toronto’s downtown core after the number of voting venues in several GTA ridings were slashed amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Eleven GTA ridings, including the downtown ridings of Toronto Centre, Spadina-Fort York, and University-Rosedale, saw a more than 50 per cent reduction in

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City officials defend popup vaccine strategy, despite long lineups

City officials defended Toronto’s pop-up vaccine clinic strategy Wednesday following criticism that the system has resulted in massive lineups that might be avoided by allocating more doses for appointments. “Having overnight lineups is certainly not the intention,” Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health Dr. Eileen de Villa told reporters Wednesday at

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