Infrastructure investment: It’s about value, not price

Back in May, Mayor John Tory announced the official start of construction season in Toronto. It was noted that the 2019 plan included over $1-billion in spending on a combination of new infrastructure, plus maintenance and rehabilitation of existing infrastructure. There is a significant infrastructure deficit in Ontario, most notably in the GTHA, and as the Doug Ford government enters its sophomore year, we still haven’t seen their long-term infrastructure plan. We have been coasting on the momentum of the 2017 plan developed by the previous government.

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