01 Jan Why Doug Ford’s subway ‘upload’ could be Toronto’s most contentious city hall story of 2019.
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There was a time when Mayor John Tory and Toronto city council might have seen the Ontario provincial government’s desire to get more involved in the funding of the city’s transit system as a gift.
After years of requesting more support and funding for the city’s jam-packed and too-often-delayed Toronto Transit Commission: hark, a saviour! A Christmas miracle, even.
But there’s been little holiday cheer at city hall this year over Premier Doug Ford’s desire to bring the TTC’s subway system under provincial ownership.