The Ontario budget contains a number of items of interest. They include reference to infrastructure projects the government is working on including
Improvements to Highway 401 and the QEW throughout the Greater Golden Horseshoe and on other trade corridors, such as Highway 417 in Ottawa;Planning options for new corridors throughout the province, including a Niagara-GTA corridor, Highway 407 East Completion and extensions to Highways 404 and 427;Continued high levels of transit investment, in partnership with other levels of government $1 billion over 10 years for GO Transit expansion and renewal, $1 billion over five years for the Toronto Transit Commission, and $600 million for the Ottawa O-Train;
There is also a committment to a 5 year, $30 billion investment in infrastructure projects.
In addition, members of the public will able to purchase retail Infrastructure Renewal Bonds, which will be used to fund infrastructure renewal loans to municipalities and universities.
Detail on the budget can be found at