Emily Mathieu, Toronto Star:

In a city with a dearth of affordable housing the state and fate of Toronto’s ailing social housing stock has become a hot-button issue in the build up to the municipal election. Social housing in particular — which includes co-operative housing, private non-profit housing and Toronto Community Housing (TCH) — is no longer considered by voters as a safe and reliable option for people who cannot afford the rising costs of market rent.

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