Doug Ford is obsessed with running Toronto. What does that mean for Ottawa? - 2019-05-30
It should have come as no surprise that Premier Doug Ford has a fierce interest in the way cities are run.
The Progressive Conservative premier was a Toronto city councillor, and his brother Rob was the controversial mayor of the same city. In his 2016 book, Ford Nation: Two Brothers, One Vision, the now-premier wrote: "If I ever get to the provincial level of politics, municipal affairs is the first thing I would want to change."
And here we are.