All-candidates debate Nov. 20: Jarvis Collegiate, 495 Jarvis

A coalition of eight community associations will host an all-candidates debate for the Toronto Centre federal by-election from 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday, November 20th at Jarvis Collegiate Institute, located at 495 Jarvis St., Toronto. Doors open to the public at 6:30 p.m.

Candidates include John Deverell (Green), Chrystia Freeland (Liberal), Linda McQuaig (NDP) and Geoff Pollock (Conservative). The debate will be moderated by broadcaster, radio personality, and self-described recovering politician John Tory (with agreement of all parties).

Toronto Centre covers the heart of Downtown Toronto and is one of Canada’s most diverse ridings. The Toronto Centre By-Election has been described as the one to watch of the four federal by-elections currently underway.

Follow the debate on Twitter at #TorCenDb8

Parking is limited. Media organizations needing accommodations for equipment or vehicles are encouraged to contact event organizers in advance. Reserved seating will be provided for media.

Presented By: Corktown Residents and Business Association (CRBA), Cabbagetown Residents Association (CRA), St. Lawrence Neighbourhood Association (SLNA), Regent Park Neighbourhood Initiative (RPNI), Bay Cloverhill Community Association (BCCA), Cabbagetown South Residents’ Association (CSRA), Church Wellesley Neighbourhood Association (CWNA), and Garden District Residents Association (GDRA).