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More transit funding coming to Guelph and Waterloo Region
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More transit funding coming to Guelph and Waterloo Region

Guelph and Waterloo Region are two of 107 municipalities in Ontario receiving funding for transit that had been impacted by COVID-19. The funding is part of Phase 4 of the joint provincial-federal Safe Restart Agreement.Premier Doug Ford made an announcement in Brampton on Wednesday committing $505 million in new funding for public transit to help address costs related to the pandemic.Ford said in a statement that the additional funding will help deliver safe and reliable public transit for local communities both now and into the future.Guelph’s share will be $2,647,075. Trending Now Trending Now Mayor Cam Guthrie said the funding is imperative to ensure the city can continue to recover its ridership and get commuters to their destinations safely. Sto...