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Updated: Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:47:22 GMT | By CBC News, cbc.ca

Toronto's latest mayoral debate underway



Mayor Rob Ford listens to fellow mayoral contender Olivia Chow during an election debate hosted in Scarborough by the Canadian Tamil Congress on July 15, 2014. David Donnelly/CBC

Mayor Rob Ford listens to fellow mayoral contender Olivia Chow during an election debate hosted in Scarborough by the Canadian Tamil Congress on July 15, 2014. David Donnelly/CBC

The latest Toronto mayoral debate between the municipal race's most controversial candidate, Rob Ford, and four other frontrunners is underway Monday night.

Five high-profile candidates are taking part in Monday’s debate, including Olivia Chow, David Soknacki, Karen Stintz, John Tory and Ford, the incumbent.

The debate is taking place at a church on St. Clair Avenue in the city's East York neighbourhood and is being hosted by the Parkview Hills Community Association.

It is scheduled to last about 90 minutes.

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