Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante gives thumbs up to federal budget

Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante is welcoming the Trudeau government’s latest budget, saying it recognizes the essential role that municipalities play across Canada. “I see the intention of the federal government, and it’s really aligned with our priorities as well,” said…

STM, maintenance workers strike deal

The Société de transport de Montréal (STM) has reached an agreement in principle with its maintenance workers after years of tense negotiations. The tentative deal was struck early Thursday morning following a mediator’s recommendation. It comes after the public transit…