Along with nine others, including a candidate who by all rights should have been an NDP MPP for Spadina-Fort York, a candidate that was appointed in another ward (the proxy Liberal) and now Saxe.
There's a name I haven't heard in a long time. I wonder why she decided to run for council now?Ann Rohmer submitted her papers before the 2 p.m. deadline on Friday to join the councillor race in Ward 11 (University-Rosedale).
I believe I saw that commercial on TV about two weeks ago.Is she still selling windows?
Broadcaster Ann Rohmer, who filed paperwork to run for Toronto councillor on the registration deadline, has pulled out of the race to represent Ward 11 (University-Rosedale).www.cp24.com
I'm holding onto my prediction that no incumbent will lose their seat in October. However, one race that could be interesting is Scarborough Southwest.
Budget Chief Gary Crawford is the incumbent, and all indications point to him being endorsed by Tory. He is running against former long-time Liberal MPP Lorenzo Berardinetti. the wife of former councillor Michelle Holland, who lost to Crawford in 2018 when the two Scarborough Southwest wards merged.
Candidate Parthi Kandavel is the local TDSB trustee, which is often a springboard for higher office. Like Berardinetti, he has ties to the Liberals.
On the left, Kevin Rupasinghee appears to be running a strong campaign. He is an engineer and cycling advocate who is running of a platform of safer streets and better transit.