City of Toronto

The City of Toronto is the fourth largest city in North America and the fourth largest government in Canada with a highly diverse and multicultural population. Consistently ranked one of the world’s most livable cities, the City of Toronto is a global centre for business, finance, arts and culture and home to a diverse population of about 2.8 million people. Toronto is the first City in North America to have a bylaw to require and govern the construction of green roofs on new development. It was adopted by Toronto City Council in May 2009, under the authority of Section 108 of the City of Toronto Act.