Removed councillor Jim Karygiannis not entitled to severance

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Former city councillor Jim Karygiannis — removed from office over election expense violations — will not be entitled to severance, city officials confirmed Thursday. According to Chapter 223 of the Toronto Municipal Code, the politician is not eligible for a cash kissoff because his seat became vacant “by reason of the operation of any Act of … the legislature of the province of Ontario.”