chapter  33
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The Development of the Toronto Conurbation

ByJacob Spelt

Towards a New Municipality The 19th century development had created some serious problems making a further efficient functioning of the urban complex exceeding uncertain. Thus the citizens and their government were forced to make a critical re-appraisal of their environment, a process which led to the gradual emergence of planning as a branch of government administration and this in turn helped to bring about the creation of a new administrative framework.