Does the GTA Need New Highways?

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

The Ontario government's plans to go ahead with Highway 413 connecting Vaughan, Caledon, Brampton and Halton Hills is proving controversial. Premier Ford says everyone is asking for the new highway, but who is everyone? Is it what the province needs now? And what are the concerns around environmental effects to Ontario's Greenbelt. For expert analysis we invite: Matti Siemiatycki, professor of geography and planning, University of Toronto and director of the Infrastructure Institute; Emma McInstosh, environment and investigative reporter at The Narwhal; and Teresa Di Felice, assistant vice president, Government and Community at CAA South Central Ontario.
Episode:
Does Ontario Need Two New Highways?
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Aired:
Nov 12, 2021
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