Panel wants higher gas tax; Humbertown development gets green light; Metrolinx defends The Big Move; Councillor Josh Matlow wants Scarborough subway scrapped; and more news.

Panel calls for higher gas tax to fund ambitious Toronto-area transit plan (Globe and Mail)

Toronto integrity commissioner declines to investigate Rob Ford (Globe and Mail)

Proposed Humbertown redevelopment gets go-ahead from residents (Globe and Mail)

Ontario transit panel recommends 5-cent-per-litre gas tax hike (Toronto Star)

Metrolinx defends its Big Move projects against critical Neptis Foundation report (Toronto Star)

TTC fare hike easier to swallow than higher property tax (Toronto Star)

Time has come for truth-based transit in the GTA: Hume (Toronto Star)

Canada Post plan to end home delivery baffles urbanites in crowded neighbourhoods (Toronto Star)

Humbertown redevelopment project now gets a thumbs-up from all (Toronto Star)

Mississauga passes 6.1% city tax hike, takes on more debt (Toronto Star)

‘It’s a billion-dollar boondoggle’: Josh Matlow urges council to hit pause on Scarborough subway (National Post)