Province to announce high speed rail plan today
The CBC is reporting the Wynne government will announce a plan today to bring high speed rail service to the province.
The news agency says the government will begin preliminary work on a 350 km link between Toronto and Windsor.
The Premier is expected to make the announcement twice this morning, first in London then in Kitchener.
Officials tell the CBC, the project will use existing track and new rail lines.
It is expected to include stops in Guelph, Kitchener, London and Chatham and connect to Pearson Airport.
Three goals in the first 2:35 of the game propelled the IceDogs to a 5-2 exhibition win in Kitchener. Stephen Dhillon was outstanding in goal as Billy Burke's Dogs faced a large number of shorthanded situations.
Ondrej Machala scored two goals and added an assist as the IceDogs dropped a 7-5 decision to the Kitchener Rangers. The third game of the pre-season was played before a great crowd at the Fleming Centre in Beamsville.
Two first period goals in under a minute were not enough as Barrie held off the IceDogs 4-2 Thursday night. Drew Hunter and Andrew Bruder both scored their first goals in the opening twenty.