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Third Party Research
(NEW) 2012 Market-Pulse Poll 

2007 Environics Poll (SUMMARY PDF)
2007 Environics Poll (FULL)  
2005 Pollara Polls (183 KB PPT)
Funding to Arts and Cultural Organizations by the City of Toronto 1990-2008 (Martin Prosperity Institute)
A Business Case for Investment in the Arts (McKinsey & Co - 900 kb PPT 
Kelly Hill, Municipal Cultural Investment in Five Large Canadian Cities, Hill Strategies Research 2012

(NEW) Mandate and Use of the Btax Revenue  (5mb)
(NEW)  2013 Budget Ask: (114 kb)

(OLD) Analysis of Arguments Against Dedicating the Billboard Tax to Enhancing Public Spaces with a priority on Youth and High-Need Communities:
(OLD) Recommendation for Dedication of Billboard Tax Revenue through the Budget Process  (1 mb)
(OLD) Why Art in the Public Spaces Anyway?
(OLD) Councillor's Brief (300 KB PDF)
(OLD) Industry Arguments Against the Tax / Bylaw:  

City Documents
2013 Allocation for Arts and Culture 
(NEW) Briefing Note, Arts and Culture Funding Phase In Plan, Jan. 8 2013
(NEW) Briefing Note, Creative Capital Gains; Reaching $25 per Capita and Benefits, Dec. 11th 2012
(NEW) Briefing Note, Sign By-law Unit and Third Party Sign Tax, Dec. 11th 2012
(NEW) Briefing Note, Funding for Local Arts Service Organizations (LASOs) Dec. 11th 2012

City Communications Timeline (select)
Council Excerpts - PGM and Council:
Appendix J - Economic Impact Analysis of Third Party Sign Tax, Professor D. Amborski
Toronto Sign Bylaw Project
Culture Plan for a Creative City:
Creative Capital Gains:
Strategies for Arts and Culture Funding Report:

Archival Links & Free Use Images (Print Quality) 
(OLD) Action Kit (DRAFT PDF)
Poster (800kb PDF)
Paper petition (100 KB PDF)
Printable postcard (480 KB PDF) Flickr Set:
Town Hall Photos Web / Preview (6 M ZIP)
Town Hall Photos Print Quality (195 M ZIP)
Old BCBF Animations Frames (ZIP)
Old BCBF Animation (GIF)