<Upper left – Michelle Holland; lower left – Giorgio Mammoliti’s vacant chair; lower right – Mayor John Tory; PHOTO – Steve Russell, Toronto Star>
With a Municipal Election due on October 22nd, TORONTO City Council has released the numbers of those who skipped council meetings.
1. Giorgio Mammoliti (Ward 7, York West) – missed 48.7% of 1,048 votes in 2018
2. Michelle Holland (Ward 35, Scarborough Southwest) – missed 42.1% in 2018
Over four years, the same two councillors from the inner suburbs were also on top. Giorgio Mammoliti 43.1% & Michelle Holland 37% of 4,526 votes cast over 46 meetings.
Councillor Stephen Holyday (Ward 3 Etobicoke Centre) took the prize for missing no votes in 2018. Over four years, he missed only four.