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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 […]
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 […]
October 17, 2017

Pearson International moving forward with mobility hub

Toronto Pearson International wants you to take public transit to the airport — and they want to make it really easy. Three representatives from the Greater […]
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 […]
May 30, 2017

Monthly PRESTO cards now available

Are you holding off purchasing a PRESTO card because a monthly pass just makes more sense? Well, TTC has announced that monthly PRESTO cards are now available […]
November 14, 2016

Have you seen the new ads for Metrolinx?

“It’s our lifeblood. What connects this great region? As we grow, our transit system needs to grow to. Keep up with the speed of life. So, […]
September 22, 2016

TTC keeps promise of 2.6% budget cuts. Now, it’s our turn

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) budget committee expects the city to increase their subsidy to help pay for some of the $172.6 million budget shortfall the […]
June 7, 2016

Track laid out for Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension

The final bits of track were laid out on Monday for the Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension, bringing an end to a $3.2 billion project that connects […]
April 6, 2016

An inside look to the engineering of subways and LRTs

The Transit Alliance has noticed that most people are aware that subways and light rail transit (LRT) are both transit systems, but very few people are […]
March 28, 2016

What can be done about low TTC ridership?

It’s 9 a.m. on a chilly weekday morning, I’ve just finished a doctor’s appointment and I’m standing on the platform at Davisville Station waiting for a […]
February 26, 2016

‘Motherlode’ of transit includes focus on relief line

The “motherlode” of transit is finally here. Over the last two weeks, Toronto Chief Planner Jennifer Keesmaat has been making a number of presentations about the […]
January 19, 2016

In Brief: What’s happening at the TTC Board Meeting

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) board has a full meeting on Jan. 18, with everything from extra funding for the Spadina Extension to the possible introduction […]

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