“During budget deliberations this morning, Mississauga councillors decided to hold off on approving a plan that would offer $1 transit rides to seniors. The decision will now be made next month.

Ward 5 councillor Carolyn Parrish, who brought up the idea of providing seniors with a $1 fare to ride MiWay during non-peak hours earlier in the budget process, introduced a motion today to implement a one-year pilot project of the plan. She was prepared to vote on the motion but eventually agreed to defer it until next month at the request of her peers.”

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The Mississauga News, January 26, 2015