Too many Torontonians see what is happening in Vancouver and Seattle and worry that Toronto is headed is the same direction.
I announced that I would as Mayor turn the two new proposed safe injection sites into treatment centres for those seeking to escape their drug addiction.
As the number of injection sites has increased in Canada, so has the number of overdose deaths and so has the violence,” said Furey. “This is not a sustainable situation. We need to prioritize treatment. Isn’t that what you’d want for yourself or a loved one?”