Melvin Douglas "Mel" Lastman (born March 9, 1933), nicknamed "Mayor Mel" or "Mega City Mel", is a Canadian businessman and politician. He is the founder of the Bad Boy Furniture chain. He served as the mayor of the former city of North York, Ontario, Canada from 1973 until 1997.
|62nd Mayor of Toronto|
January 1, 1998 – November 30, 2003
|Preceded by||Barbara Hall|
|Succeeded by||David Miller|
|3rd Mayor of North York|
January 1, 1973 – December 31, 1997
|Preceded by||Basil H. Hall|
|Succeeded by||Position abolished|
Melvin Douglas Lastman
March 9, 1933
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Political party||Progressive Conservative|
|Website||City of Toronto Profile|
Parsons, Anne (1972-12-30). "Lastman itemizes millions: Mayors in Metro disclose holdings". The Globe and Mail. Toronto. pp. 1, 2.
All Metro Toronto municipal politicians elected on 4 December 1972 took office on 1 January 1973.
- The City of North York was amalgamated with the 5 other municipalities of Metro Toronto to form the city of Toronto on January 1, 1998.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-04-25. Retrieved 2016-04-09.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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