Frank Di Giorgio

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Frank Di Giorgio
Toronto City Councillor for (Ward 12) York South-Weston
Assumed office
December 1, 2000
Preceded by Ward Created
North York City Councillor for Ward 4
In office
December 1, 1985 – December 31, 1997
Succeeded by City Amalgamated
Personal details
Nationality Italian-Canadian
Spouse(s) Mary
Children 2
Occupation Teacher

Frank Di Giorgio is a city councillor in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, representing one of the two York South—Weston wards, Ward 12 York South-Weston. With a mathematics degree from McMaster University, he was a high school math teacher before entering politics. In 1985, he was successful in his bid to be elected to North York's council. He was a close ally of mayor Mel Lastman.

While in North York, Frank served as a member of the Executive Committee and chaired all major standing committees, including Works, Transportation, Planning Advisory, Library Board, Parks and Recreation and Capital Planning. His contribution as founding director of the Ford Performing Arts Centre and his help in creating the Capital Planning Committee brought both a knowledgeable voice and prudent change to North York.[1]

Frank Di Giorgio served as budget chief under mayor Rob Ford

Frank Di Giorgio is currently a member of the Executive Committee and sits on the Board of Directors for Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC).

Electoral record[edit]

2014 Toronto election, Ward 12
Candidate Votes  %
Frank DiGiorgio 4,784 28.97%
John Nunziata 4,546 27.53%
Nick Dominelli 3,742 22.66%
Lekan Olawoye 3,441 20.84%
Total 16,513 100%
2010 Toronto election, Ward 12[2]
Candidate Votes  %
Frank Di Giorgio 3,636 27.1
Nick Dominelli 3,214 23.9
Steve Tasses 2,748 20.4
Vilma Filici 2,204 16.4
Richard Gosling 1,073 8.0
Joe Renda 343 2.6
Angelo Bellavia 221 1.6
Total 13,439 100

Unofficial results as of October 26, 2010 03:55 am

2006 Toronto municipal election results: Councillor, Ward Twelve


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