Toronto has 2,500 people living in hotel shelters. What happens when those leases expire?

Deepak Ruparell was wary, when the City of Toronto approached him last year with a proposal to lease his hotels and use them as temporary shelters for the city’s homeless. The hotel industry had been wounded, like others, by the sudden emergence of COVID-19. Ruparell didn’t know how long the pandemic would last. But the … Read more