The Fight to Legalize Rooming Houses

When and Where

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm


Philippa Campsie – Adjunct Professor, University of Toronto
Joy Connelly – Affordable Housing Consultant
Regini David – Outreach and Law Reform Coordinator, West Scarborough Community Legal Services
Moderated by Jeremy Withers, PhD Candidate, Department of Geography and Planning, University of Toronto


event banner with headshots of the four speakers and their namesJoin us for a free webinar on Wednesday, September 29th, 2021, 6 pm. When Toronto City Council sits this coming October 1st and 4th, they will be considering revisions to citywide regulations on multi-tenant rooming houses. This event convenes three experts on the history and status of rooming houses in Toronto, to discuss regulating and preserving this important source of affordable housing in the city.



Instructions for attending the seminar:

Password and details to access the seminar will be emailed out ahead of the event. Note, you must register for this event on Eventbrite to receive your access password. For accessibility purposes, closed captioning will be available.


Register Here