Below is an enlightening Youtube video of the June, 2017, North York City Councillors meeting ("NY council cc Meeting"). It contains just that portion of the meeting that dealt with the Columbus Centre.
Listen to Michael Colle, the local Member of the Ontario Legislataure, passionately support saving the Columbus Centre, his presentation starts at the 9 minute 52 second point on the video. Councillor Maria Augimeri's equally fiery condemnation can be seen at 1 hour and 7 minutes into the video. It is followed by Councillor Josh Colle's condemnation at 1 hour and 19 minutes. Councillor David Shiner's support can be heard at the 1 hour mark.
You will also receive interesting background information on the Columbus Centre by Lawrence Pincivero and ill prepared presentations by the Villa Charities' planning consultant and their lawyer. The Catholic School Board trustee Maria Rizzo can be heard trying to justify their involvement with the Columbus Centre. Many other good presentations in support of the Columbus Centre can be heard.The following is the actual link to the video on Youtube if you wish to forward it.