The Globe & Mail: Stintz opposes sale of surplus TDSB property

“Mayoral candidate Karen Stintz announced Tuesday that if elected, she would work with school boards, the province and the private sector to ensure school playing fields in Toronto are not sold off.

Speaking to reporters outside the playing field of Church Street Junior Public School, Ms. Stintz said she opposed the TDSB selling surplus property to generate revenue. “Because the province says there are 60,000 vacant spaces in the school board, the TDSB has to continue selling off land before they’ll change the funding formula. And I’m here to say that that’s not okay.””

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