Robust Transportation Network Fundamental to a Stronger OntarioOctober 30, 2019
(Toronto, October 30, 2019) – Today, Rocco Rossi, President and CEO of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) released the following statement in response to Toronto City Council’s vote to support Ontario’s transit expansion plan of the GTHA.
“A robust transportation network is critical to Ontario’s competitiveness. As stated in our report, Moving Forward: Towards a Strategic Approach to Ontario’s Transportation Needs, more remains to be done to ensure all corners of the province have access to reliable transportation options.
“That is why, as Ontario’s business advocate, we’re pleased to see the Province and City of Toronto working together to expand transit in Toronto. We look forward to working with all levels of Government to get shovels in the ground and urge the Province to engage the private sector as innovative technologies are adopted in the rollout of the plan.”
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For more information please contact:
Ceara Copps – Edwards
Senior Advisor, Public Affairs
Ontario Chamber of Commerce
About the Ontario Chamber of Commerce
For more than a century, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) has been the independent, non-partisan voice of Ontario business. The OCC’s mission is to support economic growth in Ontario by defending business priorities at Queen’s Park on behalf of its network’s diverse 60,000 members.