June 29, 2012

Toronto’s $30B upgrade plan rejected

TORONTO — The provincial minister of transportation and infrastructure told CBC that the Ontario government won't back Toronto's new OneCity transit proposal, because it would require legislative changes and that the congested city can't afford any further delays.

The plan includes the construction of six subway lines, 10 light rail lines and five buses and streetcar lines over 30 years to transform the Toronto Transit Commission and is expected to create 80,000 jobs. For the full story, click here.

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