Toronto Mayor to Guest Host on NewsTalk 1010

Toronto Mayor to Guest Host on NewsTalk 1010

Toronto Mayor John Tory fills in for NEWSTALK 1010 morning host John Moore this Tuesday morning beginning at 5:30 am ET.

NEWSTALK 1010, Toronto’s source for in-depth radio, announced today that Toronto Mayor John Tory joins the station as a special guest morning host this Tuesday, July 3 beginning at 5:30 a.m. ET.

Filling in for weekday morning host John Moore, Mayor Tory hits the NEWSTALK 1010 airwaves to take calls from Toronto listeners, discussing the most pressing issues facing the city today, and delivering frequent updates on traffic, weather, and sports. Listeners can pose questions to Mayor Tory throughout the broadcast by calling in to the station at 416-872-1010.

“It will be fun to go back to the days where I got to ask the questions! I’m not worried about being up that early – I am anyway,” said Mayor Tory. “I look forward to hearing from residents and having a good discussion on the news of the day.”

“Mayor Tory is a distinguished veteran of NEWSTALK 1010, and we’re delighted to welcome him back to the station for this unique broadcast, discussing the biggest news of the day with listeners across the city,” said Mike Bendixen, Program Director, NEWSTALK 1010. “We’re very excited to give Torontonians a chance to engage with their mayor in a unique way.”

Before being elected Mayor of Toronto, Tory served as host of THE LIVE DRIVE, the station’s weekday drive program from Sept. 2009 to Feb. 2014.

Listeners across the country can tune in to Mayor Tory’s special guest appearance through the iHeartRadio Canada app.