Are Toronto City Councillors Dumber Than A Sack Of Hammers?
Some climate committee wants them to spend billions to deal with huge new increases in projected rainfall.
“Toronto must overhaul its aging infrastructure to adapt to dramatic new climate change projections — a process that could cost billions — say some councillors and environmentalists.”
“The city’s roads, sewers, storm drains and electrical grids were simply not built to withstand the new climate, said Councillor Gord Perks, a member of the committee.”
What new climate??????
Here is rainfall data from Environment Canada for Toronto’s Pearson Airport from 1950.
There is no new trend in rainfall. Click on the graph to make it bigger. Values on the left are % of the 1971-2000 average. Each month with data is a dot. The blue line is the Loess Curve.