To elected officials across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area
It’s Time to Move on Gridlock… There’s no getting around it. The Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) is choking on traffic.
Moving the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area
Wednesday night on The Agenda, we discussed gridlock in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA), potential transit solutions, and how to pay for...
Paying the price for underfunding transit
The Toronto Region Board of Trade weighed in, and then came Metrolinx. Next week, Toronto councillors will begin to talk about a made-in-Toronto plan...
Kathleen Wynne’s tolls-for-transit plan is bold, honest and politically risky
If you live in Toronto and haven’t been paying much attention to Ontario’s new premier, better start. Kathleen Wynne’s campaign for new taxes or...
71% of GTA residents fed up with gridlock: poll
Likely no surprise to GTA drivers, a new survey has found most residents are fed up with gridlock and want more money put toward...
Battle lines drawn over taxes for transit expansion plan
Taxes for Transit Funding
Premier Kathleen Wynne on how to combat gridlock in Toronto
Premier Kathleen Wynne addressed the Toronto Region Board of Trade on Monday and said dedicated revenue is needed to fund transit in the city.
Transit revenue tools debate gets down to short strokes
Why have Kathleen Wynne’s Liberals suddenly started talking about capping tuition fee hikes (at 3%, down from 5%) and auto insurance premiums, the latter...
Metrolinx Issues Short List of Transit Funding Tools
The region needs at least $2 billion a year in new money to build transit infrastructure; today we got closer to a specific proposal...
Bring on the taxes to pay for Toronto transit
Popular world cities such as Paris and Barcelona understand what Toronto leaders have failed to grasp: you must invest to make your city attractive.