Coronavirus and the City: Neighbourhoods

This is the sixth piece in the series Coronavirus and the City: One Question, an initiative of the School of Cities at the University of Toronto. 
 
Each week, we ask urban leaders representing academia, government, industry, community, and civil society for their responses to a single question.   
 
This week, we asked a group of urban leaders and experts the following question: 
 
Aside from rent relief programs, what's the single most impactful way to ensure that neighbourhoods and local businesses can continue to thrive? 
 
Here’s what they had to say. 

 
External Links 
Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business  
Centre for Industrial Relations and Human Resources 
International Downtown Association Canada 
Regina Downtown BID
West Queen West BIA 
Yonge Street BIA