After Toronto City Council voted in favour of asking the province to approve tolling two major city-owned highways last month, a new poll suggests more than 60 per cent of Ontario residents support using tolls to help fund the cost of public infrastructure. 454 more words
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Toronto City Council made one of the biggest decisions of 2016 earlier this month by endorsing Mayor John Tory’s push to toll the Gardiner Expressway and the Don Valley Parkway – an issue Tory acknowledges will define his administration. 574 more words
Toronto is one step closer to imposing road tolls on two major commuter highways after city council voted overwhelmingly in favour of the project.
Councillors voted 32-9 Tuesday night to ask the province for the right to impose the levy on the Gardiner Expressway and the Don Valley Parkway. 266 more words
After an hours-long meeting Tuesday, Toronto City Council has voted 32-9 in favour of asking the province to approve tolling the Don Valley Parkway and Gardiner Expressway. 533 more words
Mayor John Tory visited the National Post editorial board Thursday to defend his plan to toll the Gardiner Expressway and Don Valley Parkway, putting the proceeds toward some $33 billion in approved-but-unfunded capital projects, notably public transit. 792 more words