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City of Toronto

City of Toronto

Toronto is Canada’s largest city. In 1998 it became a “Mega City” and one of the largest cities in North America as a result of an amalgamation of six municipalities including:  Etobicoke, East York, North York, Scarborough, York, and the City of Toronto. Each of these former municipalities have maintained their own sense of place and together have helped make Toronto one of the most vibrant and diverse Cities in the world.

* The name Toronto is a First Nations word derived from the word tkaronto which means “where there are trees standing in the water”

* Famous past and present Torontonians include: Former Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Drake, The Weeknd, Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson, Neil Young, Mary Pickford, Lucy Maude Montgomery, Margaret Atwood, Farley Mowat, Bianca Andreescu, P.K. Subban, Paul Coffey, Eric Lindros, Ken Dryden, Joey Votto, Mike Myers, John Candy, Martin Short, Penny Oleksiak, Jesse Palmer, Michael “Pinball’ Clemons,, Keanu Reeves, Kiefer Sutherland, Eugene Levy. the rock band Barenaked Ladies and the art collective known as the Group of Seven.

 

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