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WATCH: Bloor viaduct "luminous veil" to cost millions more than projected
The original estimate was $1.8-million. Realistically, city staff now estimate it will be $4.7-million.
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Despite a skeptical public, 10 projects underway in Toronto for next year's Pan Am Games are either on budget or under budget, except one.

The plan to light up the Bloor Viaduct with a cascade of changing colours and patterns called the "Luminous Veil" is going to cost millions more than projected, unless the city calls it off.

The original estimate was $1.8-million. Realistically, city staff now estimate it will be $4.7-million.

WATCH: Newstalk 1010's Russ Courtney reports

LISTEN: Newstalk 1010's Russ Courtney gets your reaction.

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Despite a skeptical public, 10 projects underway in Toronto for next year's Pan Am Games are either on budget or under budget, except one.

The plan to light up the Bloor Viaduct with a cascade of changing colours and patterns called the "Luminous Veil" is going to cost millions more than projected, unless the city calls it off.

The original estimate was $1.8-million. Realistically, city staff now estimate it will be $4.7-million.

WATCH: Newstalk 1010's Russ Courtney reports

LISTEN: Newstalk 1010's Russ Courtney gets your reaction.

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