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.
May 27, 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.