Ontario removed highway tolls ahead of election despite previously opting to wait

As far back as 2018, Ontario’s Progressive Conservative government faced internal caucus pressure to scrap tolls on 400-series highways in the eastern portion of the GTA. The idea, however, was immediately rejected because the province wanted to balance the budget before giving up a cent of revenue. Four years later, as the Ford government prepared … Read more

Ontario to permanently keep speed limits on some highway sections at 110 km/h

Ontario is set to announce today that speed limits of 110 kilometers per hour on six sections of provincial highways are here to stay. The province launched a pilot project in 2019 to boost the speeds on certain areas of highway across the province, and The Canadian Press has learned that those speed limits will … Read more