Metro Morning·Audio

Ahead of the provincial transit plan - what about Scarborough?

Later this morning, and ahead of tomorrow's provincial budget, Premier Ford will give more details about his government's 28.5-billion dollar transit expansion plan. Scarborough has long been a focal point of city transit plans. The community has seen many visions for service come and go. Tonight, local advocates are hosting a town hall to to resuscitate a plan that was killed by former Mayor Rob Ford: to build light rail transit along Eglinton East. Jamaal Myers will be there. He volunteers with Scarborough Transit Action.
Later this morning, and ahead of tomorrow's provincial budget, Premier Ford will give more details about his government's 28.5-billion dollar transit expansion plan. Scarborough has long been a focal point of city transit plans. The community has seen many visions for service come and go. Tonight, local advocates are hosting a town hall to to resuscitate a plan that was killed by former Mayor Rob Ford: to build light rail transit along Eglinton East. Jamaal Myers will be there. He volunteers with Scarborough Transit Action. 8:34