HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » General Discussion (Forum) » Toronto Mayor Rob Ford &q... » Reply #3

Response to nenagh (Reply #2)

Thu Oct 31, 2013, 12:40 PM

3. Mostly post-amalgamation Toronto

Here's a map from the Torontoist blog about who voted for Ford. The purple bit (the Smitherman voters) lines up almost perfectly with pre-amalgamation City of Toronto. The ones who overwhelmingly voted for Ford were the suburbs and bedroom communities in the Greater Toronto Area, like Etobicoke, Markham, Vaughn, etc...

http://torontoist.com/2010/10/which_wards_voted_for_who_for_mayor/

Here's an article that has a great image of pre-amalgamation Toronto:
http://www.newgeography.com/content/001890-toronto-election-highlights-failure-amalgamation

Reply to this post

Back to OP Alert abuse Link to post in-thread

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 10 replies Author Time Post
Saviolo Oct 2013 OP
gopiscrap Oct 2013 #1
nenagh Oct 2013 #2
LineLineNew Reply Mostly post-amalgamation Toronto
Saviolo Oct 2013 #3
nenagh Oct 2013 #9
u4ic Oct 2013 #7
nenagh Oct 2013 #8
u4ic Oct 2013 #10
KamaAina Oct 2013 #4
Saviolo Oct 2013 #5
Brickbat Oct 2013 #6
Please login to view edit histories.