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August 1, 2018

TTC introduces 2-hour transfer

The TTC will be introducing a new two-hour transfer policy starting next month on August 26; the move will also allow Presto card users to take […]
July 3, 2018

Board of trade calls for highway expansion

The Toronto Board of Trade released a report calling for additional lanes on the 401 just days after the city was named the worst for transit […]
June 28, 2018

Ford plans to extend transit into Pickering and Markham

Premier-elect Doug Ford spoke with reporters in Pickering on June 21 to reiterate his plans for extending the subway lines into other cities. Ford told reporters […]
June 21, 2018

Metrolinx finds efficiencies through hydrarail

A Metrolinx board member Howard Shearer referred to Metrolinx’s Hydrail as “madness” in documents obtained by the Toronto Star through a freedom of information request. Toronto Star reported that […]
June 19, 2018

Death on Bloor-Yonge ruled a homicide

Police have arrested and charged a 57-year-old man for first-degree murder after a victim was deliberately pushed onto the Bloor-Yonge station tracks on Monday June 18. […]
July 6, 2017

Press Statement: Federal Funding for Relief Line

PRESS STATEMENT FROM THE TRANSIT ALLIANCE “The Transit Alliance congratulates Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the federal government for stepping forward to provide $4.8 billion worth […]
November 29, 2016

Transit Alliance poll shows Toronto crazy for tolls

There has been a lot of criticism following Toronto Mayor John Tory’s new proposal to toll the Gardiner Expressway and the Don Valley Parkway. But, what […]
March 23, 2016

Federal budget full of transit and infrastructure goodies

  “Today, we begin to restore hope for the middle class. Today, we begin to revitalize the economy. Today, we begin a long-term plan that will […]
August 24, 2015

30 Billionth Commuter Celebrated By TTC

The Toronto Transit Commission has provided city habitats and tourists with commuting service since 1861. Despite its long years in the business, it still may come as […]
August 20, 2015

More cities join Toronto in streetcar delivery delays

It’s not us, its them. If you’re on an old TTC streetcar this week and you’re a little sweaty and mad; do not fret. You are […]
August 18, 2015

The Scarborough Subway debate is off the rails

Although Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced his plans to provide more than $2 billion in funding from the federal government for up to one-third of the cost […]
August 18, 2015

Toronto bids farewell to HOV lanes

Driving to work just became a little easier. You may have noticed that this morning was the last day to watch buses and taxis zoom by […]
August 8, 2015

Early Sunday TTC service to continue after Parapan Am

Brunch may just become more do-able. The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) is currently in talks of whether or not it would be possible to have earlier subway […]
July 30, 2015

Billy Bishop Pedestrian Tunnel Opens Today!

Starting today, travellers can forgo the 90-second ferry ride on their way to and from Toronto’s Billy Bishop airport thanks to a new underground pedestrian tunnel that runs under Lake […]
July 28, 2015

Off-peak TTC service is about to improve

Rejoice, commuters! Toronto Transit Commission is coming with improvements. The city announced yesterday that 33 bus and streetcar routes will undergo service improvement as part of […]
July 27, 2015

Toronto chooses infrastructure over Olympics

After a very successful Pan Am games, it seems Toronto is still on a high from hosting the sporting event. Talks have now risen for the […]
July 22, 2015

Toronto prepares for high-occupancy toll lanes

Although the High Occupancy Vehicles (HOV) lanes have caused some controversy for the past couple of weeks, their time has come to an end. As Toronto […]
June 23, 2015

The Big Debate: June 16, 2015

Last week, Transit Alliance hosted The Big Debate. The event was a big success as panelists took the stage to debate over the importance of transit operations or […]
June 23, 2015

TTC to bid farewell to tokens and metro passes in 2016

Commuters will soon be able to stop digging around their purses and pockets for tokens and transfers as the Toronto Transit Commission announced the implementation of […]
June 2, 2015

The Plea for The Boulevard

The crowd at City Hall on Monday and this poll said it all; people want to know what is going to happen with the Gardiner Expressway. […]
May 28, 2015

Hidden Gridlock Tax

A new study from Regus Canada finds Canadians are spending 4% of their salary towards their commute, up 3% from last year. Whether its commuting to […]

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