The Current | Jan 10, 2013 | 22:00
Military considering charging for emergency relief services
Toronto's Mayor Mel Lastman called in the army.to move the snow around back in 1999 and though that may have had a political cost, he didn't have to pay the military. That could change with the next natural disaster in Canada - a Real one - because the Defense Minister says budget cuts may force the department to charge communities and provinces for sending in its troops to help and to rescue. Today, we're asking what the other costs of that decision might be.