Tackling transit shortfalls: key to recovery
Municipalities can’t confidently move forward on transit without a solution to operating shortfalls caused by COVID ridership challenges. Federal and provincial leadership is urgently needed; the recovery potential of these landmark investments is threatened.
Transit is a cornerstone of a recovery that is truly inclusive. It plays an essential role in our cities’ economic life: in Toronto, for example, 37 per cent of residents depend on transit systems to get to work and school, and to access community and social services. Photograph courtesy of Pixabay