Road Tolls Not Coming to Gardiner and DVP

Ontario Premiere apparently will stop tolls from being implemented

After Toronto City Council approved Mayor John Tory’s plan to implement road tolls on the Gardiner and DVP, it is now being reported that the Ontario Premiere will step in and essential quash the mayor’s plans.

According to The Toronto Star, Kathleen Wynne will announce on Friday that the province will not allow Toronto council to move forward with the tolls on the two city-owned highways.

After initially backing the plan, it is being reported that Wynne may be changing her tune to give herself more political leverage in her bid to be re-elected next year.

We will be following this story as it develops.