Noor Javed Reporter
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Noor Javed is a reporter for the Toronto Star covering city news with interest in 905 municipal politics and education.

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  • Municipal Politics
  • Education

89 Articles
2 days ago
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Taking Durham land out of Greenbelt could cause ‘irreversible damage,’ says Parks Canada in blunt...

Critics say letter from national parks agency could set the stage for a federal environmental assessment of the sensi...

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9 days ago
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Doug Ford’s plan to suddenly add this small town into the Greenbelt puzzles critics and residents

As part of its plan to open 7,400 acres of the Greenbelt to development, the province pledged to add 9,400 acres — mo...

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10 days ago
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An ‘unfathomable’ fallout: Municipalities lash out at Doug Ford’s housing bill

Ontario municipalities say they risk losing $5 billion in revenue and that major tax hikes and service cuts will follow

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12 days ago
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How much will developers profit from their lands being removed from Ontario’s Greenbelt? The NDP ...

The Ontario government proposed opening 7,400 acres of Greenbelt land to developers to help address the housing short...

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20 days ago
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‘A housing initiative on steroids’: The eight key issues behind the backlash to Doug Ford’s housi...

From undermining affordable housing to ignoring environmental issues, why the province’s More Homes Built Faster Act ...

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21 days ago
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They recently bought Greenbelt land that was undevelopable. Now the Ford government is poised to ...

An association representing developers said the GTA is in “the midst of a housing crisis” and more homes are needed t...

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about 1 month ago
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Ontario backtracks on Greenbelt pledge with plan to allow housing on 7,400 acres

The government wants to open up 15 areas of protected land for housing development in exchange for adding 2,000 acres...

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about 1 month ago
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Does Doug Ford’s new housing bill cut natural disaster protections for developments? GTA mayors a...

Mayors of Oakville, Milton and Burlington have asked the province to temporarily halt parts of Doug Ford’s new housin...

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about 1 month ago
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Patrick Brown, Bonnie Crombie among winners in 905 mayoral races

Some new faces among victors in GTA races.

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about 2 months ago
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‘Anti-woke’ trustee candidates stir up concerns among educators, parents

Concerns grow over a rise in trustee candidates campaigning on “anti-woke” platforms aimed at rolling back sex educat...

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about 2 months ago
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‘We are embarrassed’: Richmond Hill residents hit the streets to protest a ‘bullying culture’ at ...

The rallies are symbolic of the divisiveness and mayhem that has taken over local politics in Richmond Hill this term.

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about 2 months ago
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Patrick Brown campaign flyer shouldn’t have our logos on it, universities say

A Patrick Brown election pamphlet touting his push for a Brampton university used the names and logos of several post...

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