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Ottawa a ‘National Embarrassment’ on Infrastructure Funding, Ontario Minister Says

Matt Ball on February 26, 2014 - in Transportation

Canada’s federal government is a “national embarrassment” for not doing its fair share to build infrastructure, Ontario Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Glen Murray says.

The country requires $1.3-billion worth of spending on everything from roads to bridges to transit lines, Mr. Murray said Tuesday, and Ottawa’s decade-long, $70-billion commitment to infrastructure is not enough.

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