Toronto, ON – The Ontario PC Party is pleased to announce that Toronto City Councillor Gary Crawford has been selected as its official candidate for the riding of Scarborough—Guildwood.
As a long-time advocate for the Scarborough subway and with a proven track record of delivering results, Gary Crawford brings a wealth of experience and a deep understanding of the needs of the people of Scarborough. His commitment to public service and his strong leadership makes him an ideal candidate to represent the interests of Scarborough—Guildwood residents.
“I’m humbled and honoured to be chosen as the Ontario PC candidate for Scarborough—Guildwood,” said Crawford. “I am deeply committed to serving the people of this community and ready to be their voice at the provincial level. Together, we will build a stronger, more prosperous Scarborough—Guildwood.”
Gary Crawford is currently serving his fourth term as city councillor, before which he served as school trustee for seven years, earning the respect and trust of the families in Scarborough Southwest. During his tenure as a councillor, he has consistently advocated for the issues that matter most to the people he represents, including improved infrastructure, housing and education. As the City of Toronto’s budget chief, Crawford knows the importance of respecting taxpayers.
“Gary Crawford is going to be an excellent representative for Scarborough—Guildwood and will work tirelessly to deliver for his community,” said Michael Diamond, President of the Ontario PC Party. “His dedication, experience and passion for public service makes him the ideal choice to bring positive change to the riding.”
The Scarborough—Guildwood by-election has not yet been called. Crawford will remain as a sitting councillor for the duration of the campaign. For more information about Doug Ford and the Ontario PC plan to get it done, please visit www.ontariopc.ca.