Posts Filed Under: streetcars
This past weekend, riders were treated to free trips on one of the TTC's older vehicles.
At the turn of the 20th century, urban life moved at the pace of the horse.
The TTC is facing a shortage of 35 streetcars heading into the afternoon rush hour.
R.J. Fleming's self-made rise from schoolyard fist fights in Cabbagetown to the mayor's office.
The TTC's new streetcars are still making test runs, and they're still really, really long.
What we know today as Wychwood Barns was once part of a bold, early experiment in Toronto public transit.
In which we ride the TTC's new streetcar for the very first time.
Every Sunday, Mayor Rob Ford and his brother, Doug, host The City, a two-hour talk show on Newstalk 1010. We listen so you don't have to.
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.