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SmartTrack

August 16, 2018

Did Ambition Hurt SmartTrack

A group of colleagues and I set up the Transit Alliance back in 2011 to educate the public on the need for dedicated transit funding and […]
May 4, 2018

Toronto transit on track, SmartTrack/RER MOU signed

Toronto Transit is finally set for expansion after years of city and provincial officials mulling over the best course of action. For transit users like myself, […]
April 27, 2018

Revised SmartTrack Plan a GO

Plans don’t always pan out as expected, and although less sometimes means more, disputes can arise. This is the case with Mayor John Tory’s  initial SmartTrack […]
April 15, 2018

The Yonge Relief Line: the solution to our yellow line running red

The Yonge subway, commonly known as the yellow line, is running red, exceeding its capacity daily at its peak hour by 3000 TTC riders. Luckily, the […]
April 15, 2018

Citizens of Toronto, which transit option would you choose?

Have you ever arrived at the airport after a long flight and then realized you still have a 90 minute commute home on TTC? Torontonians agree […]
April 15, 2018

The missing link between Agincourt GO station and the Sheppard Line

Toronto transit issues often revolve around the downtown core and leave the outliers of transit in the dark. The results of focusing on access to the […]
November 22, 2017

SmartTrack and Rail Deck Park to be discussed Tuesday

Toronto’s Executive Committee will discuss and debate the concepts for the SmartTrack stations next week. SmartTrack will use existing rail to shuttle residents from the further […]
October 13, 2017

Toronto holds SmartTrack public consultations on station design

Three public consultation for SmartTrack were held this week. The city, as well as representatives from the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) and Metrolinx, was on hand […]
September 1, 2017

Let’s keep the focus on our transit over the next year

Come September, Torontonians will see a different kind of city council. An election is coming in a year’s time, which means that politicians now have to […]
June 27, 2016

SmartTrack will have four new stations in East Toronto

Ontario announced last week four new GO stations on the eastern side of Toronto that will also compliment the SmartTrack plan. The stations are a part […]
June 21, 2016

New GO stations and SmartTrack in Toronto and Durham region

Transit expansion was a priority today in Ontario as new GO stations were announced in West Toronto, in addition to expanded service in the Durham region. Ontario announced […]
June 1, 2016

Ontario promises $150 million for Relief Line

The Honourable Minister of Transportation, Steven Del Duca, announced Wednesday that Ontario will be investing $150 million in the planning and design stage of the Relief Line to […]

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