Work Track 4

Cities and Corridor Blueprint

This Work Track assembles experienced leaders to map opportunities where municipalities can leverage their strength in numbers and work together for economic recovery.

About this Work Track

Guiding Question

  • Looking at emerging data and trends, how is the COVID-19 recession expected to impact municipalities, and what are the opportunities to reimagine and rebuild our regional economy?

Upcoming Outputs

  • August 2020 – Cities and Corridor Blueprint Report

Work Track 4 Membership

Marcy Burchfield

Vice President, Economic Blueprint Institute
Toronto Region Board of Trade (Co-Chair)

Terrie O’Leary

Executive Vice President, Business Strategy
Toronto Global (Co-Chair)

Elaine Baxter-Trahair

Chief Administrative Officer
Durham

Michael Fenn

Former Deputy Minister
Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing

Susan Amrig

Former Director of Economic Development
City of Mississauga

Bruce McGregorGary Kent

Chief Administrative Officer
York Region

Gary Kent

Commissioner of Corporate Services and CFO
City of Mississauga

Ian McLean

President & CEO
Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce

Mike Moffat

Senior Director, Policy and Innovation
Smart Prosperity Institute

Brian Shifman

President and CEO
Vaughan Chamber of Commerce

Chris Murray

City Manager
City of Toronto

Janette Smith

City Manager
City of Hamilton

Sherif Al Tawali

Director, Operations, International and Strategic Projects
DMZ at Ryerson