First, here's a breakdown of how each dollar that the city gets, is spent;
For every single man, woman and child (1,800,000), that lives on the island, Montreal spends - $2,200;
- $470 a year for the police and the fire department.
- $191 to subsidize city buses and metro (whether you ride or not)
- $123 for water purification & distribution, sewers
- $66 for roads
- $59 social housing
- Every single day the city issues $306,000 in tickets and fines.