Ottawa will rush $2.2 billion in expected funding to Canada’s cities

Ottawa to pledge billions to aid cash-strapped cities

“Trudeau is expected to roll out details at his daily briefing of Ottawa’s plan to bring some financial relief to towns and cities that have seen costs soar and revenues plummet because of the pandemic.

The federal money will be earmarked for infrastructure projects, according to a senior official who spoke on background because the funding had not yet been publicly announced.”