Transportation Forum

The Case For Investment in Transportation in Mississauga

Mississauga Transportation Forum:

The City of Mississauga held a Transportation Forum on May 22, 2012 at the Living Arts Centre. The Forum was an opportunity opportunity to reengage with civic leaders and have a conversation around funding and delivering transportation improvements to reduce congestion, improve the air we breathe and ensure Mississauga continues to be one of Canada's best places to do business.

Speaker Presentations:

  • Ron Aitken, Vice-President Urban Transit and Rail Systems, SNC-Lavalin
  • Martin Powell, Commissioner Transportation & Works, City of Mississauga
  • John Howe, Vice-President Investment Strategy and Project Evaluation, Metrolinx
  • Bruce McCuaig, President & CEO, Metrolinx

The Case For Investment:

At the October 24, 2012 meeting of Mississauga Council, the Transportation and Works department presented a Corporate Report regarding the case for transportation investment as well as the need for new dedicated sources of funding and building new revenue tools.

Fact Sheet on the Case for Transportation Investment - For a summary of the corporate report on transportation investment please click here for a fact sheet on the case for investment and the need for new, long-term, dedicated sources of funding.

The City's Transportation Plans and Current Initiatives: