Toronto’s $2.5 Billion Question

GTA and Hamilton Public Transit Expansion Revenue Options
May 23, 2013
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This study lays out a compromise solution to political gridlock over how to pay for the $2.5 billion in planned public transit expansion in the Greater Toronto Area and Hamilton. The paper examines the full range of funding options, including areas for potential contributions from municipal, provincial and federal governments, and also attempts to balance the debate by considering both sides of the ledger — capital and operating expenses.