Posts Filed Under: streetcars
The TTC's new streetcars are physically much longer than the existing ones. Is that a problem, or is it an opportunity?
Pictures of the TTC's test vehicle on its second training run.
Was the ubiquitous "Keep Arm In" sign on TTC vehicles really inspired by a horrific accident?
The Ford party line has it that taking on debt to pay for Toronto's new streetcar fleet is a bad idea. But there are plenty of reasons why that's not true.
Transportation difficulties prompted North Toronto to reluctantly seek annexation by the City of Toronto in 1912.
Wondering which route will get them first, or about those seats that face each other? You asked, and the TTC answers.
Media and politicians explore the first full-size test vehicle from Toronto's new streetcar fleet.
Forty years ago, Toronto's streetcar system was saved.
A vehicle from the TTC's new fleet of streetcars has arrived for testing.
A step-by-step explanation of why, exactly, your commute was all messed up for two weeks.
The '80s funksters team up with the TTC for a joint photo-op.
Six years in the making, Waterfront Toronto announces the beginning of construction on Queens Quay.
Where Toronto's public transit vehicles go for rest or repairs.
What happens when a well-known local Twitter personality commandeers a streetcar and turns it into a smartphone paradise?
Every morning for over 40 years, a maverick thinker and politician presented his views to Toronto and the nation.
A streetcar accident led to a tragic Christmas Eve a century ago.
As a Mail and Empire headline put it when word spread that the First World War was over, the "city celebrated in orgy of joy."
In this Weekend Planner: a detective play takes to the stage, the TTC shows off its new streetcars, Randy "Macho Man" Savage gets an art tribute, Ryerson Theatre school celebrates the big 4-0 with a dance production, a critically acclaimed electronic musician celebrates his latest release, capture the flag takes over downtown Toronto, and the "Single Awkward Female" comedy show comes to town.