Ontario government announces $50-million for LRT expansion

The Ontario government has announced a $50-million expansion of the O-Train into Riverside South.

The 3.4 kilometre expansion will allow the Trillium Line to be extended beyond the proposed last stop at Bowesville to Riverside Town Centre.

The new station will be near Limebank Road.

In addition to the $50-million in funding from the province, another $30-million will be raised through development charges