If you’ve been following planning issues in Toronto, you’ll know Jennifer Keesmaat. The Chief Planner for the city, Keesmaat has organized roundtables and spoken at innumerable events and ceremonies, all while overseeing the city’s planning department.

We’ve been charting the city’s extraordinary growth in different ways and were naturally quite curious about her vision for the city.

In this video, Keesmaat talks about her role, the four key planning priorities in the city, and hot button issues like transit and raising development fees. Enjoy our first video chat with Toronto’s Chief Planner!

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