For anything related to rental housing, moving to Toronto, or homeless shelters please go to the Toronto apartments & Toronto housing, main page, for other community groups, foodbanks, family services and government social services click on Toronto social services, Ontario Works, welfare and community groups, for other government services click on Service Ontario and Service Canada offices, for educations services Toronto schools, colleges, universities and public libraries, or for city recreation, parks, gardens, camping, community centres and events click on Toronto events and attractions or Toronto lawyers & legal aid clinics.
Click the following for Toronto doctors, clinics, hospitals & emergency rooms, or for Toronto Fire Rescue and the Toronto Police
City of Toronto Government and City CouncilCity of Toronto, City Hall main page, or call them at Access Toronto 416-338-0338, or for City of Toronto services 311
John Tory, Mayor of Toronto, Telephone: 416-397-2489, FAX: 416-696-3687, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Enter your address to find your City Ward and City Councillors
How to contact your City of Toronto Mayor and City Councillors
Mayor of Toronto Mayor, John Tory's and City Councillors' office expenses and politician's salaries
City Council meeting schedules
City of Toronto Auditor General's financial reports
City of Toronto Fraud & Waste Hotline, how to report waste and frauds at the City of Toronto
City of Toronto, Office of the Ombudsman, phone 416-392-7062
Toronto City politicians and candidates financial statements, including all election campaign contributors over $100
City lobbyist registry, click on "Search the Registry" to the right to find out who is lobbying the City of Toronto and about what
City of Toronto Information, Jobs & By-lawsCity of Toronto Neighbourhood profiles and demographics for the city and by ward
City of Toronto Bylaws, Municipal Code and Licensing
City of Toronto, Property Standards, (Chapter 629)
City of Toronto, Building, Construction & Demolition, (Chapter 363)
City of Toronto, Licensing, (Chapter 545)
City of Toronto, Noise By-law, (Chapter 591)
City of Toronto Bylaws, By-law Status Register
City of Toronto Key Facts, information on communities, populations, economics, government, attractions and more
City of Toronto Jobs, Employment with the City.
City of Toronto ServicesCity Services
Toronto Childcare Finder
Toronto Seniors Services
Employment & Social Services, including Ontario Works (welfare benefits)
Claims: Filing a claim against the City if you think they have been negligent and have suffered a personal injury or damage to your property (eg. you have a damaged vehicle tire rim due to a pot hole that had not been fixed in a reasonable time).
Toronto apartment heat bylaw. If your heat is not maintained at least at 21 degrees Celsius from September 15 to June 1, first complain to your landlord, then you can call the City of Toronto, either your City Councillor or a bylaw inspector, regarding apartment heat by calling 416-338-0338
If you landlord won't do necessary repairs, call the City of Toronto, Municipal Licensing and Standards Department, to have a building inspector sent out. Here is the Frequently Asked Questions and their answers on this topic provided by the city's Municipal Licensing Services Division. To file a complaint call 311, or fill in one of the of the following online forms:
The numbers to call for Toronto tenants (depending on your area) are:
Municipal Licensing and Standards Division, City of Toronto
When on the subway, see the ticket collector in the booth, at any subway station, to get your free TTC Ride Guide, a great free map of Toronto and of the whole transit system.TTC, Toronto Transit Commission, or 416-393-4636 (INFO), for routes and bus schedule information 24 hours, 7 days a week
TTC Services Accessibility
WheelTrans, the TTC's disabled transit system, 416-393-4111 for general information and to register for the service. Reservations 416-393-4222
TTC Trip Planner
Toronto subway map & stops
TTC Bus Routes & Schedules
TTC Streetcar Routes & Schedules
TTC Airport service
TTC Holiday Service
TTC Next Bus Schedule, transit GPS system locates your next bus
Toronto PATH system map, downtown underground city map
Toronto Cycling Map, Toronto Bicycle paths
Toronto Map, from Mapquest
Toronto Map, from Google
To report street pothole problems, call 311, or you can report it online at Report Toronto road pothole
Complain about not Clearing the Snow 311. Snow must be removed from sidewalks within 12 hours of a snowfall ending or face a $125 fine, under by-law 530-1999, but if you are a senior or disabled, you can contact the city and they'll clear your sidewalk for you by calling 311 or by filling out the online form Seniors and Disabled free city snow clearing form.Toronto Parking Authority & Maps, city-run parking lots
Toronto anti-idling bylaw, you can not idle your motor vehicle for more that 1 minutes in any 60 minute period
Greater Toronto Area Highway map. Road closure, condition and construction information is available by dialing 511.
Toronto RESCU live traffic cameras look through one of 47 traffic cameras on the Don Valley Parkway, Gardiner Expressway and Lake Shore Boulevard.
Houses Garbage & Recycling Curbside collection, for renters in houses and basement apartments.
Multi-unit Residential Garbage Collection information for apartments and condomiums.
Toronto Household Hazardous Waste, for proper disposal of hazardous waste such as batteries, fluorescent and compact fluorescent lamps (as they contain mercury,) pharmaceuticals, paints, solvents, pesticides, etc..
Toronto Litter Hotline call 311, or report it online Litter service request
If there is a rat infestation problem in your area, call Toronto Environmental Health, City of Toronto, at 416-338-7600