Exec. committee approves idea of downtown casino

The mayor’s executive committee has paved the way for a casino in downtown Toronto.

The small group of councillors voted on Tuesday 9-4 in favour of allowing a casino to operate in the city.

The four that opposed the idea are Jaye Robinson, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong and Paul  Ainslie. Those who voted in favour of the casino are Mayor Rob Ford, Michael Thompson, David Shiner, Cesar Palacio, Doug Holyday, Norm Kelly, Frank Di Giorgio, Vincent Crisanti and Gary Crawford.

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