Premier Kathleen Wynne announced today that the government
has appointed a new advisory panel to review Metrolinx's Investment Strategy.
recommends ways to fund public transit across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton
The panel will
meet with stakeholders and residents in the GTHA to get input on Metrolinx's
recommendations. It will also consider other options to fund public transit.
The panel will report its findings to the government.
investments in infrastructure, including transit, is one of the three pillars
of the Ontario government's economic plan. Through the other two pillars, the
government is also investing in people and fostering a dynamic, innovative
business climate to help create jobs and strengthen the economy.