Gordon Lightfoot given key to the city by Toronto Mayor John Tory

Gordon Lightfoot given key to the city by Toronto Mayor John Tory

Toronto Mayor John Tory has awarded Canadian music legend Gordon Lightfoot a key to the city. Tory gave Lightfoot the key Thursday evening at Massey Hall, where he performed at the venue’s reopening following years of renovations. A City of Toronto news release noted Lightfoot was also the last to perform on the stage at Massey Hall before it closed for renovations in 2018. “Gordon Lightfoot is a legend in Toronto and around the country,” Tory said in the statement. “He has been a long-time resident who has contributed greatly to our city’s lively music and culture scene … I want to thank Gordon for being such an upstanding citizen — the key to the city is our way of recognizing him and all of his incredible accomplishments.” The key …
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