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2014/09/11 18:31
2014/09/11 18:31
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Trade group's new discussion paper urges a more reasonable, de-politicized approach to transit planning. There’s a maxim in urban planning that all planning is political, and Toronto’s ever-changing...
2014/09/11 18:31
2014/09/11 18:31
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2014/09/11 12:31
2014/09/11 12:31
8d
As the federal NDP start to think about the 2015 election, the party has unveiled a new slogan: “Change that’s ready.” Underwhelming? Nonsensical? Inspiring? For once it would be nice for a slogan to...
2014/09/10 11:12
2014/09/10 11:12
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SIDEBARCity won't have to pay for LRT, says Crombie Mayoral candidate Bonnie Crombie says the City of Mississauga won’t have to fund a planned light rail transit project that will run along...
2014/09/07 03:12
2014/09/07 03:12
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ELECTRIFICATION CONSIDERATIONS ON GO CORRIDORS Lakeshore West: CN owns the corridor west of Burlington. CP owns the track into the Hamilton GO Centre. The new Hamilton James North station will be...
2014/09/06 14:31
2014/09/06 14:31
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It's TIFF time and we've all got celeb fever. Get downtown and snap some selfies with whoever you find; you never know, they might be famous someday soon. In the news this morning: Pearson Airport...
2014/09/06 01:29
2014/09/06 01:29
13d
Metrolinx chair Rob Prichard recognized the workers who showed up at the public portion of Friday’s board meeting. But he said the issue of fares wouldn’t be discussed. Unlike city committee meetings,...
2014/09/04 19:56
2014/09/04 19:56
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By Kevin Werner, News Staff Mayoral candidate Fred Eisenberger is calling challenger Brad Clark’s Freedom of Information request on the former mayor’s strategy to create the city’s rapid transit...
2014/09/03 00:39
2014/09/03 00:39
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For seven years, the Ontario government and the City of Hamilton have discussed it, studied it and planned it: a 14-kilometre light-rail line between McMaster University and Eastgate Square, passing...
2014/09/02 23:39
2014/09/02 23:39
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Ontario cabinet heavyweight Brad Duguid has delivered a ringing endorsement of John Tory’s campaign – the most visible sign of the extensive support the mayoral front-runner enjoys from the province’s...
2014/09/02 17:39
2014/09/02 17:39
17d
Electrification of the GO rail network may not be done within 10 years, according to the regional transit agency Metrolinx, raising new questions about the John Tory “surface subway” promise that...
2014/08/31 01:29
2014/08/31 01:29
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The magic carpet Tory has commandeered for this trip is called tax-increment financing (TIF), whereby the city borrows $3-billion and promises to pay it off with future tax revenue generated by...
2014/08/29 10:39
2014/08/29 10:39
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Two of Toronto’s top bureaucrats are pushing for a new light-rail line right across the city’s waterfront, taking to higher levels of government their pitch for a route expected to cost hundreds of...
2014/08/27 20:20
2014/08/27 20:20
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Barrie GO Transit riders are trying their employer's patience by showing up late twice this week. On both Tuesday and Wednesday mornings, trivial issues on the tracks have led to train passengers...
2014/08/27 12:31
2014/08/27 12:31
23d
According to an online sports media outlet, Toronto may be under consideration to get a second NHL team in future expansion plans. Why have one team that can’t seem to get it together to win a Stanley...
2014/08/27 00:56
2014/08/27 00:56
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Re: Bike share program limping along (Aug. 7) I applaud city council for embracing the idea of getting more people on bikes. However, I find it odd that council would spend money on a bike share...
2014/08/26 15:39
2014/08/26 15:39
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Barrie GO Transit trains were suspended this morning for more than an hour due to a stoppage on the Kitchener lines. GO Transit says they suspended service on both lines and that riders waited as the...
2014/08/25 15:34
2014/08/25 15:34
25d
This is it: on Monday and Tuesday, city council convenes for the last time this term, and there are hundreds of items on the agenda—from futile symbolic gestures to motions that could affect the...
2014/08/23 13:39
2014/08/23 13:39
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Recent polls show John Tory leading the race for mayor. One big reason, his team says, is SmartTrack, his $8-billion plan to use existing rail track to create a 53-kilometre, 22-station “surface...
2014/08/22 22:31
2014/08/22 22:31
27d
In some ways, this is the same issue as with the Scarborough Subway, it’s just not being put in the same hyper-emotional terms (thank goodness). Should the $500 million have been spent on this premium...
2014/08/22 12:31
2014/08/22 12:31
28d
It's Friday! What a day to be alive! Here's what's going on in our fair city: councillors are hoping Metrolinx will make the Union-Pearson Express fare affordable for residents, Maria Augimeri...
2014/09/11 18:31
2014/09/11 18:31
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