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Toronto mayor urges federal, provincial governments to help pay for Relief Line

Toronto Mayor John Tory is calling on the federal and provincial governments to help fund the downtown Relief Line for a subway system transit officials say will be “saturated and overwhelmed” by 2031. 559 more words


Visit to Vicenza and indoor climbing in Italy

Vicenza is definitely a great place to visit, but our timing was this time just really bad. We did do still some indoor bouldering, ate self made gnocchis and good pizza. 264 more words


While Tory and Wynne battle over taxes and tolls, infrastructure will cost you more

You may have heard of the recent kerfuffle in my hometown of Toronto over the issue of road tolls. It’s a local story, to be sure, but one that speaks to a broader problem. 951 more words


In The News This Week - January 29

Hey Canada, Happy Sunday! While tales of Donald Trump’s first week in office continue to dominate headlines, the Canadian House of Commons is scheduled to resume activity tomorrow. 483 more words


Ontarians prefer road tolls to higher taxes, more debt to pay for infrastructure: poll

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