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Archive of TorontoWard29.ca – The History Of The 2019 Election

While running in Toronto Ward 29 (the ward is now extinct), I created the Blog TorontoWard29.ca. The site was recently lost because of technical issues. Fortunately the site was captured at archive.org. So, for those who are interested in a … Continue reading

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Jane Pitfield won’t rest on her laurels

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Political newcomer defeats Jane Pitfield in Ward 29

Jane Switzer Globe and Mail Update http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/toronto/city-votes/wards/political-newcomer-defeats-jane-pitfield-in-ward-29/article1773497/ Published Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 2:25PM EDT Last updated Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 2:31PM EDT   In a surprise victory Monday, political newcomer Mary Fragedakis won the Ward 29 council seat, beating out … Continue reading

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Fragedakis keeps campaigning in victory

Geoff Mosher Posted 25 October 2010 http://www.torontoobserver.ca/2010/10/25/fragedakis-keeps-campaigning-in-victory/   The election winner in Ward 29 addressed her supporters with the same theme of change she employed during the campaign. The retirement of Case Ootes in Toronto-Danforth sparked one of the most … Continue reading

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Pitfield doubts she’ll run again after Ward 29 loss

Pitfield doubts she’ll run again after Ward 29 loss Veronica Blake Posted 26 October 2010 http://www.torontoobserver.ca/2010/10/26/pitfield-doubts-shell-run-again-after-ward-29-loss/ Veronica Blake/Toronto Observer Jane Pitfield with supporters, including retiring councillor Case Ootes, at her post-election party. Jane Pitfield thinks that NDP endorsements contributed to … Continue reading

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Who will replace Ootes in Ward 29?

Six vie for open east end council seat By Kris Scheuer http://www.mytowncrier.ca/viewthread.php?tid=16468&extra= October 18, 2010 It’s shaping up to be one of the most hotly contested council races in town: Toronto-Danforth’s Ward 29. It’s got everything: no incumbent, a former … Continue reading

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Pitfield denies asking rival to drop out

By DON PEAT, Toronto Sun http://www.torontosun.com/news/torontovotes2010/2010/10/14/15694261.html#/news/torontovotes2010/2010/10/14/pf-15694261.html Don’t forget the comments: http://www.torontosun.com/news/torontovotes2010/2010/10/14/15694261.html#/news/torontovotes2010/2010/10/14/pf-15694266.html Last Updated: October 14, 2010 9:20pm City council candidate Jane Pitfield was accused of impeding democracy by a rival Thursday. Fellow Ward 29 candidate Jennifer Wood said one of … Continue reading

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Candidate accuses Jane Pitfield campaign of ‘impeding democracy’

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/toronto/city-votes/candidate-accuses-jane-pitfield-campaign-of-impeding-democracy/article1757997/ Don’t forget the comments: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/toronto/city-votes/candidate-accuses-jane-pitfield-campaign-of-impeding-democracy/article1757997/comments/ The tight race in Ward 29 took a nasty turn Thursday, with candidate Jennifer Wood accusing the campaign of rival Jane Pitfield of “impeding democracy” after a former Pitfield campaign worker urged Ms. Wood … Continue reading

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Council races heating up, Ford’s numbers show

“Former city councillor and the woman who dared run against David Miller in 2006, Jane Pitfield, is holding her own in Ward 29 at 36% against NDP pick Mary Fragedakis, who is at 28%.
Pitfield said she always run likes she’s … Continue reading

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Parking, transit, parks: some issues concerning Ward 29 residents

http://www.insidetorontovotes.ca/2010/09/parking-transit-parks-some-issues-concerning-ward-29-residents/ admin | Monday, September 27th, 2010 | 2 Comments »   With longtime councillor Case Ootes retiring from municipal politics, the door is wide open for a new councillor to be elected in Ward 29 Toronto-Danforth. Candidates Chris Caldwell, … Continue reading

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