Ottawa Now – ‘We can do something quickly or we can do something correctly’: Judicial inquiry voted down as council votes for Auditor General investigation into LRT
Ottawa city council spent hours Wednesday debating who was best suited to investigate the city’s problem-plagued LRT system. A judicial inquiry into the system was suggested by Councillor McKenney, while Councillor Gower proposed an investigation that would be spear-headed by Ottawa’s Auditor General, citing the judicial inquiry as too expensive and time-consuming. Will an Auditor General’s investigation be sufficient enough to get to the bottom of this? Citizen Transit Commissioner Sarah Wright-Gilbert joins Graham Richardson on today’s Ottawa Now.