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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

CPPIB 40% Owner of 407ETR Slammed for Hiding Expenses‏

By Tammy Flores September 10th, 2014 Edition Back in 2010, I noticed some questionable reports prior to Ferrovial selling 10% of its share in 407 ETR...

407ETR MATTERS: Is 407ETR a Government Sanctioned Monopoly?

By Tammy Flores December 4th, 2013 Edition Section 6 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms protects the mobility rights of Canadian Citizens. It...

Social Media – 407 ETR’s Kryptonite

By Tammy Flores August 13th Edition This month the Superior Court of Justice will rule on whether or not 407 ETR can ignore Ontario's Limitations Act....

407ETR MATTERS: 407ETR Time Line

By Tammy Flores January 29th, 2014 Edition Here's a little history behind Highway 407. In the 1950’s, as part of the 400 series highways corridor...

407ETR MATTERS: What to Do If You Are In Plate Denial & Went Bankrupt

By Tammy Flores January 15th, 2014 Edition Last week you'll recall we informed you on an exciting decision made by the Appeal Court of Ontario. ...

407ETR MATTERS: The Premier wants policy ideas – change the 407 act!

By Tammy Flores October 23rd, 2013 Edition About a month ago, Premier Kathleen Wynne launched a website called Common Ground. She encouraged people to put...

407ETR MATTERS: Ontario Trucking Association Says 407ETR is Pricing Itself Out of the Commercial...

By Tammy Flores December 18th, 2013 Edition 407ETR has paid the Conference Board of Canada to do a study on how much time people save, on...

407ETR MATTERS: Keep Government out of Business-Including 407ETR

By Tammy Flores November 6th, 2013 Edition On October 30th, 2003, Dalton McGuinty gave his first speech as Premier to the Economic Club of Toronto. ...

407ETR MATTERS: Petition on 407ETR Issues‏

By Tammy Flores September 25th, 2013 Edition The group "Stop the 407ETR's Abuse of Power" has refocused and started a new petition/campaign. http://www.change.org/en-CA/petitions/change-the-407act The group wants the...

407ETR MATTERS: Waiting on Appeal Court’s Judgment

By Tammy Flores November 20th, 2013 Edition On June 10th, 2013, the Court of Appeal heard submissions from the Superintendent of Bankruptcies office and Class Action...

Community News

A Helping Hand to Childhood Education in Jamaica

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON In Jamaica, a central and popular belief is that “education is the key to success” and it all starts at the elementary...

Caribbean Tales International Film Festival 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN This year, the Caribbean Tales International Film Festival celebrated twelve years through the act of diversity and legacy in the city of...

Toronto All Stars Steel Orchestra Brings Home The Gold!

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Steelpan or Steel drums are a musical instrument originating from the Island of Trinidad and Tobago. It is made from large 55-gallon...

A-Supreme Foundation Prepares To Host Gala In Support Of Seniors

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON A-Supreme Foundation, a charitable organization aimed at providing care and support to vulnerable and low-income seniors unable to afford adequate home care,...

Jamaican Diaspora Presents New Crime Prevention Strategies At Conference

BY: JELANI GRANT  On the Canadian Travel Advice and Advisories website, it is recommended that travellers exercise a high degree of caution when travelling to...