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Toronto City Council consists of 44 elected councillors and meets monthly to shape the city. The council works with John Tory, the Mayor, and Ulli S. Watkiss, the City Clerk.

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Citywide issues

The Mayor proposes most city-wide policies. These include business transactions, changes to the municipal code, bond issuance and appointments.

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Local issues

At the local level, matters like land use, signs, street parking, business permits, and other residents issues require the local Councillor's support.

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