Doug Ford says he intends to slash the size of Toronto city council in half in the name of “efficiencies.”
But there’s another reason for Ford’s enthusiasm to squash council’s influence: his plot to take over public transit in Toronto.
And like his shock and awe to reshape Toronto’s political system,
Rising numbers of assaults against Edmonton bus drivers have caused city council to consider implementing retractable shields on new buses. The shields would be installed on the air conditioned buses currently being brought in, to protect drivers against physical threats when necessary.
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Ottawa’s buses and trains have just become a lot more animal-friendly.
As of today, OC Transpo passengers can bring their pets on board with them — as long as they’re properly stowed away.
The change comes after the city’s transit commission passed a motion in February allowing small pets in carriers to ride