Budget & Economy Tax Cuts

Honour the planned increased share of gas tax revenue that municipalities receive that the Ontario Liberal Party put in place

CBC News May 16, 2018
May 2019

No change on municipal share of the gas tax. The Ford government had promised to double municipalities’ share, but will *not* do so. That means cities across Ontario will remain short millions of dollars from what they expected in revenue from the province.

@CBCQueensPark May 27, 2019

Apr 2019

Provincial budget cuts $1.1 billion in funding to Toronto transit

The Toronto Star April 11, 2019

Mayor John Tory said Thursday that he is “incredibly disappointed” that the provincial government has reneged on a promise to double the city’s share of the gas tax — a broken promise that will cost Toronto $1.1 billion in funding for transit over the next 10 years.