It was all cheers for Rob Ford when he attended a public meeting of TTC subway supporters in Scarborough, two days before the final vote of how to spend $8 billion from the province – subway or LRT. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]
Toronto City Hall re-elects a new TTC board in light of the city’s debate about how to spend $8 billion towards public transit. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]
Reaction continued Thursday after a heated meeting at Toronto city hall where council voted down Mayor Rob Ford’s plan to use $8.4 billion in provincial funds to bury the Eglinton light rail line — and voted to reinstate the dormant Transit Plan.
CUPE 416 and the City of Toronto have just over two weeks to come to a contract agreement to avoid a lockout.
Toronto City Council is deciding the future of transit on Sheppard Avenue, thedailyplanet.com reporter Radha Tailor is at City Hall and will be covering the debate throughout the day.
The Ontario Health Coalition held a press conference Friday to warn Ontarians of health cuts being proposed to the provinical government by former economist Don Drummond. His official report will be released Feb. 15. Based on Drummond’s recommendations to alleviate a $16B deficit, the Liberal governement is planning to cut $3M out of health care [...]