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We checked out the Union-Pearson Express station at Pearson airport, and did some trainspotting.
The mayor has added a motion to the executive committee that would kick his transit plan into high gear.
Mayor-elect says "the city is strangling itself on transit," wants to bring sense of urgency to transit planning.
The light-rail route will face renewed opposition when council reconvenes.
What the agency does, who runs it, and what it means for transit in Toronto.
Development will also feature an office complex and elevated park.
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.
John Tory and Doug Ford are committed to a subway; Olivia Chow wants to stick with the original LRT. We've got some interactive charts, to help you figure out how much each one costs.
Trade group's new discussion paper urges a more reasonable, de-politicized approach to transit planning.
Workers at Canada's busiest airport are furious at being priced out of the new rapid-transit link.
The councillor believes the anticipated $20–30 ticket price is unaffordable and unfair.
Ontario's new transportation minister is very committed to building things. He seems much less concerned with whether we are building the right ones.
It's a major new piece of city development, and it's been coming under fire from Rob Ford and others. But what exactly is it all about?
Metrolinx wants to allow eight new giant electronic billboards—right along the 401 and 427. How is an agency that's supposed to make travel better issuing such an absurd proposal?
The latest in provincial waffling on a viable, sustainable, full-fledged transit policy.
Green trackways are practical and easy on the eye, but they come at a cost.