One of Canada’s biggest and most stubborn emissions sources is personal transportation. Appropriately, one of the biggest infrastructure envelopes is public transit.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tours the New Flyer manufacturing plant in Winnipeg in 2016. Alex Boston writes that if the Trudeau government's investments in 'expensive light rail infrastructure were conditional on clear intensification requirements, socio-economic costs would be minimized, and benefits maximized.' Photograph courtesy of the Prime Minister's Office
The federal Investing in Canada Plan has noble aims to build “cities of the 21st century.”
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'We have to move beyond public platitudes and eloquent statements; we need a reality whereby Indigenous law and institutions are placed on the same level as common law,' says Grand Chief Stewart Phillip.