Media Advisory - Photo/Interview Opportunity: CityNews's 2014 Toronto Mayoral Election with All Major Candidates

TORONTO, March 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Media are invited to attend CityNews's live televised debate CityVote 2014 with the five major Toronto mayoral candidates, followed by a scrum with debate participants.

Wednesday, Mar. 26
Media Check-In  - 4:00 p.m. ET
Live Debate - 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. ET

City/OMNI studios
33 Dundas St., E. (at Victoria)

From CityNews

  • Host, Gord Martineau (anchor, CityNews at 6)

Debate Candidates

  • Olivia Chow
  • Rob Ford
  • David Soknacki
  • Karen Stintz
  • John Tory

Media Check-In Details:

  • Seating in the studio will be granted to media on a first come-first serve basis
  • Overflow room available to watch live video feed of the debate
  • Still photographers will be permitted into the studio to take photos during the debate (no video cameras allowed into the studio during the debate)
  • Plug-in will be available for audio recording
  • Scrum with candidates immediately following the debate (no wireless permitted in the studio, and no RF transmission use allowed in the City building)

Live Coverage:
The debate will be available live from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. ET on City,, the CityNews app for mobile and tablet, and

Live Transmission:

Broadcast will be delivered to Toronto TOC (access all broadcasters) from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. ET

Source: DOME CER HD Tx 2
Audio: 2 Ch Stereo

Source: OMP ASI TX # 1
Audio: 2 Ch Stereo

Source: DSQ TX # 1 ( BELL Analog port 54 )
Video 16:9 anamorphic
Audio 2 Ch Stereo


For further information:

Media Contact:
RSVP with name, title and media outlet to Charmaine Khan at or 416.277.0450 to confirm attendance.  

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