How Toronto’s Councillors Became Nearly Unbeatable

“Knocking on my neighbours’ doors is my favourite thing to do,” says Padovani, the 34-year-old social worker and community organizer who hopes to become the next councillor for Ward 5 — York South-Weston.

Chiara Padovani spoke with The Local to discuss her efforts to represent York South-Weston as city councillor in this story about incumbency in Toronto politics.

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