John Tory to meet with transition team to discuss housing issues

WATCH: John Tory met with his transition team to kick-start his housing efforts.

TORONTO – Mayor-elect John Tory will be meeting with his transition team Thursday morning to discuss affordable housing in Toronto.

The closed-door meeting is scheduled to take place at Metro Hall between 9 a.m. and noon.

The media is permitted to attend the first 10 minutes of Tory’s remarks followed by an availability after the meeting is over.

As part of his mayoral platform, Tory promised to spend $864-million to combat Toronto Community Housing’s growing backlog of repairs.

However, the city has already started those efforts.

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