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April 21, 2017

What part do autonomous vehicles play in transit?

During Transit Alliance’s Green Cities conference, the transit panel — consisting of Dianne Saxe, Ontario Environmental Commissioner; Bruce McCuaig, CEO of Metrolinx; Mary-Margaret McMahon, Toronto city councillor; […]
April 13, 2017

Private dinner with TTC’s Andy Byford

Wednesday, the Transit Alliance hosted our monthly private members dinner, this time with the CEO of the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC), Andy Byford. The discussion ranged […]
April 11, 2017

Transit and Green Cities

The Transit Alliance hosted its first annual Green Cities conference earlier this year. Over 300 people participated in the discussion, brainstorming and asking questions of expert panelists. […]
March 24, 2017

What did the attendees think of Green Cities?

There was over 300 people who attended the Transit Alliance’s Green Cities breakfast earlier this year. Some of the attendees participated in the live discussion, or […]
March 17, 2017

Mike Schreiner and Brian Crombie on Green Cities

The Transit Alliance hosted the first annual Green Cities conference in January. Mike Schreiner, leader of the Ontario Green Party, was a vocal member of the […]
March 9, 2017

Private Members Dinner with Bruce McCuaig

On March 8, the Transit Alliance held a private members-only dinner with Bruce McCuaig, President and CEO of Metrolinx. Members got the opportunity to rub shoulders […]
March 1, 2017

Automated vehicles and low-carbon communities

The Transit Alliance held it’s first Green Cities breakfast to discuss the state of the Greater Toronto Area in terms of sustainability and to explore ways in […]
February 24, 2017

What are our priorities for a sustainable city?

Dr. Dianne Saxe, Ontario Environmental Commissioner, and Mary-Margaret McMahon, Toronto City Councillor, both spoke on a panel about transit during the Transit Alliance’s Green Cities breakfast. Dr. […]
February 21, 2017

How do we transform into a low-carbon community?

Andrew Bowerbank, Sustainable Building Services at EllisDon Corporation, and Christopher Wein, President of Great Gulf, were both panelists at the Transit Alliance’s Green Cities breakfast. They […]
February 13, 2017

An active audience at Green Cities

The Transit Alliance hosted a Green Cities breakfast last month and over 300 business and community leaders attended. The topics of discussion included transit and building […]
February 6, 2017

CEO Sarah Thomson reveals purpose of Green Cities

Sarah Thomson is the volunteer CEO of the Transit Alliance and has dedicated her career towards making the golden horseshoe area as green and pedestrian/transit-friendly as […]
February 2, 2017

Jennifer Keesmaat on Toronto as a green city

Toronto Chief Planner Jennifer Keesmaat was the keynote speaker at the Transit Alliance’s first (and hopefully annual) Green Cities breakfast. The purpose of the event was […]
January 27, 2017

Keesmaat announces King St. Pilot Project at Green Cities

At the Transit Alliance’s Green Cities conference, Toronto Chief Planner Jennifer Keesmaat made an important announcement: the City of Toronto has officially launched the King Street […]
January 25, 2017

Over 300 people attend Green Cities 2017

On Jan. 25, over 300 people entered the Bram and Bluma Appel Salon at the Toronto Reference Library to discuss and debate this question: How do we […]
January 11, 2017

Will you be joining us for Green Cities 2017? You should!

Do you live in a green city? What can we do to make our city more sustainable? These are the types of questions experts, as well as […]
December 1, 2016

Member’s Dinner with Jennifer Keesmaat

The Transit Alliance invited Toronto Chief Planner Jennifer Keesmaat to a members-only dinner, held on Nov. 31, to discuss issues relevant to city building, transit, and […]
November 4, 2016

Hon. Glen Murray on low-carbon communities

What does it mean when someone says low-carbon? According to the Hon. Minister of the Environment and Climate Change, Glen Murray, it’s a bit of everything […]
November 4, 2016

Hon. Steven Del Duca on the transit renaissance

Toronto is in a transit renaissance, according to the Honourable Minister of Transportation, Steven Del Duca. The city is in the midst of confirming their transit network […]
October 28, 2016

Transit expectations and the Democratic Process

Jennifer Keesmaat, Toronto Chief Planner, spoke candidly at the 2016 Toronto Region Vision Summit about expectations when it comes to city building. City building takes time. […]
October 7, 2016

Bryan Tuckey – let’s free developers!

The Toronto Region Vision Summit’s housing panel ended with a few short remarks by Bryan Tuckey, president of BILD and panel moderator. The honoured panelists included […]
September 30, 2016

Minister Glen Murray on tackling perception problems

Ontario Minister of the Environment and Climate Change says we have a perception problem — Ontario needs to start building green so that our cities can […]

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