Toronto

02/14/2019

Transformational Transit | Brian Crombie | TEDx Trinity Bellwoods

Chair of Transit Alliance Brian Crombie talks about Transformational Transit to the Tedx Trinity Bellwoods
11/16/2018

Molok Deep Collection Systems

Developed in Finland by engineer Veikko Salli in the 1980s, the Molok Deep Collection system came to North America through Marja Hillis, who founded Molok North […]
11/12/2018

Bridge is our middle name – Priestly Demolition Inc.

You could say we are the James Bond of bridge demolition, our company, Priestly Demolition Inc., or PDI for short, gets the job done right. You […]
10/09/2018

Bridge Building with Utilities

By Alicia Di Marco, Marketing Coordinator, DPM Energy Inc. Large infrastructure projects have many moving parts, pieces, personalities and players that make up the final change to […]
07/03/2018

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 […]
06/28/2018

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 […]
06/19/2018

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. […]
05/29/2018

GTHA Transit Wants & Woes

A transit strike is looming that may impact the GTHA. Metrolinx shared that the strike involves CP labour unions and may commence as early as Monday. […]
05/24/2018

Sidewalk Labs Launches Toronto Transit Explorer App

Sidewalk Labs continues to impress Torontonians. The company won a bid to develop Toronto’s waterfront from the eastern section of Queen’s Quay, over to Parliament, into […]
05/15/2018

Green Party set on tolls

The provincial election has kicked off and party leaders are doing their best to sway voters with promises and by calling out opponents.  There is no […]
05/11/2018

Ontario election: the gloves are off!

The gloves are off in Ontario politics. Kathleen Wynne and NDP leader Andrea Horwath seemed to be a joint force while individually taking aim at Conservative […]
05/07/2018

Sidewalk Labs to improve Toronto living

Toronto is a great city and I am happy to have called it my home for over a decade. But there are flaws that have me […]
04/27/2018

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 […]
04/20/2018

TTC walks from union negotiations

TTC is a part of my every day journey  and it would definitely mess up  my mornings if workers were to strike. Fortunately for transit-users of […]
04/16/2018

Benefits in building with natural materials

Farm to Building Several years ago, I worked in some of Toronto’s most innovative kitchens. Certainly, in my youth I was captivated by the culinary arts […]
04/15/2018

Here’s what’s happening with the relief line

The Yonge subway, commonly known as the yellow line, is running red, exceeding its capacity daily at its peak hour by 3000 TTC riders. Metrolinx, the […]
04/11/2018

GTAA and Metrolinx announce commitment to work together

Today the Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) and Metrolinx announced a commitment to work together to study connections to our planned Regional Transit and Passenger Centre at […]
04/05/2018

Ontario government announces upcoming fare reductions on public transit

Getting around the Greater Toronto Area with ease is often an impossibility. I’ve existed as both a public transit commuter and a driver over the decade […]
04/03/2018

Members Dinner April 10 With Stephen Rhodes, Deputy Minister of Transportation

MEMBERS ONLY DINNER:  Please join the Transit Alliance on April 10 for a Members Dinner with Stephen Rhodes, Deputy Minister Transportation The dinner will be hosted […]
03/29/2018

‘Slow Down Toronto,’ Mayor John Tory announces initiative directed at aggressive drivers in school zones

Stepping out onto the bustling city streets of Toronto and the GTA, whether simply to grab a coffee or find your destination to the office, can […]
02/13/2018

Toronto approves 2018 budget, with extra funding for transit

City Council approved the Toronto 2018 budget Monday, with a special interest in transit. Included in the $11-billion operating budget budget is over $50 million for […]
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