Planning the Future of Ward 1

Planning the Future of Ward 1

As a trained & experienced urban planner with two masters’ degrees, I know the ins and outs of growth & development. If elected, I plan to use the Community Planning Permits system to put the community in the drivers’ seat when it comes to...
Jonathan in Palermo Village

Jonathan in Palermo Village

We’ve spent the last several weeks canvassing in Palermo Village and we hear your concerns! Residents don’t feel represented, and they haven’t received the amenities, retail, and community spaces they were promised. With major development coming to...
Bronte Village – Bill Hill and the Lakeside Marketeria

Bronte Village – Bill Hill and the Lakeside Marketeria

I have always been inspired by my grandfather Bill Hill and his community spirit. Recently I attended a walking tour of our beautiful village by the Bronte Historical Society, and captured what the fantastic guide Marianne had to say about Bill Hill and his business,...
Parking Access & Towing Issues

Parking Access & Towing Issues

Parking access and predatory towing are major issues facing our community. I recently met with transportation planner Dan Ross to discuss these challenges and brainstorm some solutions. If elected, I’ll bring together a task force on Bronte’s parking issue on Day 1....
Debate Highlights

Debate Highlights

Did you miss the Ward 1 All-Candidates Debate on October 6th? Not to worry – we captured my opening & closing remarks, and some highlights from my answers to the questions asked. Check them out here! Thanks to all who attended and participated in our...
Ice Cream Social

Ice Cream Social

On Sunday, September 18th I held an ice cream social at Duckies Dairy Bar! I wanted to hold this social in order to meet and see the residents of Ward 1, and so that they might share their ideas and concerns about Bronte’s future. I met over 100 residents and...
Bronte Forward

Bronte Forward

#DidYouKnow that a great community plan called #BronteForward has been sitting on the shelf without any action since 2021? Over 800 residents gave feedback, let’s move this forward! From the creation of a farmers market, to improved parking, beautiful landscaping, and...
Lawn Signs Are Going Up!

Lawn Signs Are Going Up!

It’s finally time for lawn signs! This past weekend my wife Heather, brother Mike, and of course my son Austin helped as we put up the first of our campaign signs across Bronte and Palermo. While putting up signs in Palermo, we even saw the famous Palermo High...
The Lighthouse and the Willow Tree

The Lighthouse and the Willow Tree

My grandparents, Bill and Donna Hill, were real champions of the Bronte community. They once petitioned the mayor to save a beloved Willow tree down by the #Bronte waterfront, and I don’t think they would have let our iconic community lighthouse go without a fight....
The Palermo Neighbourhood

The Palermo Neighbourhood

This past weekend our campaign team had the opportunity to do some canvassing in the Palermo neighbourhood. Thanks to everyone we met for the friendly and receptive welcome! It was great meeting residents like Ma’n, Hark, Subaida, and Clifford, and talking about...