Mike’s bio

Mike Sullivan has lived in Weston since 1992, with his wife Andrée and at various times their seven children.  He has helped with or led community causes—protecting our street names from amalgamation, burying trains, getting a stop, getting bridges and noise walls, promises of electrified trains and lowered fares.  He was a Union Representative working for NABET and CEP (now Unifor) dealing with broadcasters and newspapers.  He ran for Member of Parliament three times and was elected in 2011.  While MP he helped deal with street crime by leading the charge to force phone companies to refuse to activate stolen phones.  He was critic for persons living with disabilities, helping get disabilities listed as one of the ‘hate crime’ prohibitions.  He presently serves as a member of the Board of Weston King Neighbourhood Centre, and of the advocacy group TTC Riders.