transportation

04/12/2018

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

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 […]
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 […]
03/16/2018

Toronto transit receives massive funds infusion totaling nearly $9 billion

By Jessica Ashley Merkley Let’s be honest, it’s clear that the Toronto transit system is due for an overhaul. I, like many out there, am faced […]
10/13/2017

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 […]
10/03/2017

Metrolinx Transportation Symposium: tolls, single-payment, and connectivity

Metrolinx hosted a Transportation Symposium Monday with the goal of hearing insight from transit leaders, residents, and influencers from across the region. With their 2041 Regional […]
09/28/2017

Uber says “au revoir” to Quebec’s new regulations

There is a reason #Uber is trending. The popular ride-hailing company has made the news twice this week, with both issues spreading negative light on the […]
09/14/2017

Metrolinx thinks to the future in new transportation plan

  Metrolinx is thinking about the future — at least as far as 2041. The board released their Draft 2041 Regional Transportation Plan for the Greater […]
06/02/2017

PRESS STATEMENT: Transit Alliance on Relief Line

PRESS STATEMENT FROM THE TRANSIT ALLIANCE “The Transit Alliance supports Toronto Mayor John Tory and Big City Mayors from across Canada in their call for a […]
04/08/2016

Connecting links to fix $20 million in roads for 2016-17

Ontario roads and bridges will receive much-needed funding for roads and bridges under the new Connecting Links program. Premier Kathleen Wynne announced today, along with Ontario […]
04/06/2016

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 […]
12/17/2015

Follow the File: What’s happening with SmartTrack?

SmartTrack — Toronto Mayor John Tory’s transit brainchild — is currently in the planning stages. But, what was done this week? We spoke with James Perttula, […]
12/17/2015

Follow the File: What’s happening with the relief line?

There is so much work being done behind the scenes to get transit projects, such as the Yonge Relief Line, ready for implementation. Metrolinx, the Toronto Transit Commission […]
12/14/2015

POP goes the TTC

As of Monday, it is now legal to enter any streetcar through the back doors — if you have Proof-of-Payment (POP) that is. This is a […]

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