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Even if an LRT-friendly mayor is elected, Scarborough councillors aim to scrap the 13-kilometre route.
It's not just the route and planning that creates problems for SmartTrack—paying for it is a big issue as well.
SmartTrack cannot be built as proposed and addresses only some of Toronto's major transit challenges.
TTC CEO Andy Byford and city manager Joe Pennachetti are going over council's head and taking their proposal directly to the province and the feds.
Mayoral candidate proposes single, bold change, but fails to confront the transit problems Toronto faces today.
Green trackways are practical and easy on the eye, but they come at a cost.
The City is holding some last-chance public consultations on Eglinton Avenue's post-LRT future.
The current controversy over subways is nothing new for Scarborough. Area residents and politicians have been debating public transit for more than half a century.
Metrolinx says its next wave of projects will include a bevy of new LRTs, BRTs, and subway extensions.
Here's what city council will—and won't—be considering when councillors vote to finalize the plan to build four new light rail lines.
CNE-goers can get a glimpse of the light rail vehicles we'll be getting over the coming years.
Happy Friday, you! You totally earned this. And so: despite yesterday's defeat, Rob Ford doggedly insists he'll fight for subways to the death—or at the very least till the next election; a strike or lockout deadline looms for the city's largest union; Air Canada workers go on a wildcat strike at Pearson airport; and Catholic students are sent home for wearing shorts (and also khakis).
Rob Ford has said he'd consider a referendum, but has he considered the obstacles to making that happen?
Residents gathered to learn about Toronto's options for public-transit expansion, but did they hear the whole truth?
Happy first Friday of March, you. In the news: the subway-versus-light-rail race may be closer than anticipated; library workers could be going on strike; a teenaged boy is punished for praising women's inner beauty; and Doug Ford sure does love casinos.
Scarborough's transit desires and the St. Clair construction bogeyman loomed over last night's transit forum in North Toronto.
If you're confused about how many days February has, you're not alone. But it's over. That's it. Today: A council decision about transit on Sheppard Avenue East may be accelerated; passengers pursue a class-action suit against Via Rail; York University's president tries the cafeteria mystery meat; and Councillor Janet Davis uses a turn of phrase she's likely regretting.