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  • Ontario Moving Forward to Deliver Subways Faster

    TORONTO - Today, Caroline Mulroney, Minister of Transportation introduced legislation that will help deliver Ontario's four priority subway projects on-time and on-budget. The proposed legislation demonstrates Ontario's real commitment to delivering transit faster for the people in the Greater Toronto Area, reducing congestion, and connecting people to places and jobs.

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  • Ontario Moving Forward with Plans to Widen Highway 17 in Kenora

    KENORA — Today, Caroline Mulroney, Minister of Transportation, and Greg Rickford, Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines and Indigenous Affairs took further steps to deliver on the government's commitment to widen and twin Highway 17 between Kenora and the Manitoba border by signing a Memorandum of Understanding with Niiwin Wendaanimok, a partnership of four First Nations with interests in the project area. Widening Highway 17 will reduce travel times through highway corridors, critical trade links and international gateways, while promoting economic development and safety.

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  • Connecting People and Places in Northern Ontario

    The Province is developing a transportation plan that will get people moving, connect communities and bring more economic opportunities to the people of Northern Ontario. Last week, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Transportation, Vijay Thanigasalam was in Northern Ontario to meet with officials from municipalities, Indigenous communities, transportation agencies, non-profit organizations and businesses to listen to the transportation challenges and opportunities that are unique to the region. 

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  • Ontario Appoints Hamilton Transportation Task Force

    HAMILTON — Today, Minister of Transportation Caroline Mulroney announced the membership of the Hamilton Transportation Task Force, which will work with the Ontario government to help shape the future of transportation in Hamilton. 

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  • Ontario Releases First Regional Transportation Plan

    LONDON - Ontario's government is delivering on its commitment to develop regional transportation plans that will connect people and places across the province. Today, Caroline Mulroney, Minister of Transportation, announced that the government is releasing its first draft plan to build a better transportation system that will connect individuals, families and businesses in southwestern Ontario.

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  • Ontario Preserving Historic Bridge in Mississauga

    Ontario's government is moving forward with rehabilitating the bridge on the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) over the Credit River in Mississauga.

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  • Highway 418 and 407 Extension Opens Monday

    Ontario is connecting people to places and boosting local economies by opening the final stretch of Highway 407 and Highway 418. 

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  • Ontario Announces E-Scooter Pilot to Help Grow Ontario's Economy

    TORONTO - As part of the government's plan to help businesses expand and allow consumers and commuters more choice, Vijay Thanigasalam, Parliamentary Assistant to Caroline Mulroney, Minister of Transportation, announced a 5-year e-scooter pilot that will begin on January 1, 2020.

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  • Government of Ontario to Expand Use of Off-Road Vehicles

    BRADFORD - The Ontario government is putting people first by reducing regulatory burdens and removing barriers that will make life easier for off-road vehicle riders. 

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  • Ontario Making Life Easier for People and for Businesses

    TORONTO - The Ontario government is continuing to connect people and businesses to places by reducing regulatory burdens and removing barriers to job creation and income growth.

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