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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau highlights federal transit funding for Scarborough – May 19, 2021

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau highlights federal transit funding for Scarborough – May 19, 2021



Prime Minister Justin Trudeau makes a virtual visit of the Scarborough subway system extension project in Ontario to discuss how the community will benefit from recent federal transit funding. He is joined by Toronto Mayor John Tory, Scarborough-area Liberal MPs Bill Blair, Jean Yip, John McKay, Salma Zahid, Gary Anandasangaree and Shaun Chen, as well as federal Infrastructure Minister Catherine McKenna. On May 11, the prime minister announced $12 billion in federal funding for four subway and rapid transit projects in the Greater Toronto Area and Hamilton, including $2.26 billion for the subway extension in Scarborough.