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Delhi News Record
'All-day' GO bus for cityresidents and visitors more ways to connect to work, school, family and friends
'All-day' GO bus for city
Delhi News Record / Posted 3 days ago
residents and visitors more ways to connect to work, school, family and friends, Bruce McQuaig, the president and CEO of Metrolinx said. "This is an exciting time for Brantford and Metrolinx, and we look forward to working together well into the... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
'All-day' GO bus for cityresidents and visitors more ways to connect to work, school, family and friends
'All-day' GO bus for city
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 3 days ago
residents and visitors more ways to connect to work, school, family and friends, Bruce McQuaig, the president and CEO of Metrolinx said. "This is an exciting time for Brantford and Metrolinx, and we look forward to working together well into the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
'All-day' GO bus for cityresidents and visitors more ways to connect to work, school, family and friends
'All-day' GO bus for city
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
residents and visitors more ways to connect to work, school, family and friends, Bruce McQuaig, the president and CEO of Metrolinx said. "This is an exciting time for Brantford and Metrolinx, and we look forward to working together well into the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
TTC chair says Bombardier aid would be a ‘slap in the face’ to Torontodelays around Toronto’s streetcar order are also leading to mounting concern at
TTC chair says Bombardier aid would be a ‘slap in the face’ to Toronto
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
delays around Toronto’s streetcar order are also leading to mounting concern at the regional transit agency Metrolinx, which is worried about getting its 182 vehicles in time to launch various light rail lines, an order worth... Read more
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Toronto Star
A new era for GTA transit fares: Metrolinx considers 3 optionsThe nine municipal transit operators whose fares Metrolinx wants to integrate g
A new era for GTA transit fares: Metrolinx considers 3 options
Toronto Star / Posted 4 days ago
The nine municipal transit operators whose fares Metrolinx wants to integrate generally charge a flat fare for local and rapid transit within their own borders. Riders usually have to pay a second fare if they cross a municipal boundary (from... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bombardier delays to TTC streetcars could hold up Metrolinx light railBombardier’s troubles producing streetcars for the TTC are causing mounting con
Bombardier delays to TTC streetcars could hold up Metrolinx light rail
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Bombardier’s troubles producing streetcars for the TTC are causing mounting concern at Metrolinx, which needs the manufacturer to come through on a $770-million vehicle order in time to open two new Toronto transit lines. Light-rail projects along... Read more
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Hamilton News
April 26: LRT costs, ranked ballot questions and other letters to the editorStreet, where meter rates are frozen. Everything I could possibly need is above
April 26: LRT costs, ranked ballot questions and other letters to the editor
Hamilton News / Posted 5 days ago
Street, where meter rates are frozen. Everything I could possibly need is above the escarpment. That's why I'm glad Metrolinx has the contract with the city to design, build, maintain and operate. It will be like the UP Express — empty due... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Could the private sector ease Toronto’s transit woes?Hong Kong’s MTR is listed on the stock exchange, with the government as majorit
Could the private sector ease Toronto’s transit woes?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Hong Kong’s MTR is listed on the stock exchange, with the government as majority shareholder. The regional transit agency Metrolinx contracts with Bombardier to staff its GO trains. Critics of private transit operations note, though, that many... Read more
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Torontoist
Toronto University Students Spend Way Too Much Time in Transitin that as fully as they desire.” But how, when transportation is such a barri
Toronto University Students Spend Way Too Much Time in Transit
Torontoist / Posted 9 days ago
in that as fully as they desire.” But how, when transportation is such a barrier? The researchers are reaching out to Metrolinx, the TTC, and the City of Toronto to discuss StudentMoveTO’s findings, Siemiatycki says. While York will benefit... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
GO crossing closedPaul’s Crescent, will be closed to vehicles and pedestrians from Friday, April
GO crossing closed
Barrie Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
Paul’s Crescent, will be closed to vehicles and pedestrians from Friday, April 22 at 6 p.m. to Monday, April 25 at 6 p.m. Metrolinx has requested the closure for track work, and the city will help by removing and replacing the asphalt on either... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Labour ministry vows to find 'who's to blame' for scaffold collapselittered the street Tuesday, a day after a building’s front facade crumbled, ta
Labour ministry vows to find 'who's to blame' for scaffold collapse
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 days ago
littered the street Tuesday, a day after a building’s front facade crumbled, taking out scaffolding set up in front of it. Metrolinx has said it’s the future site of the Forest Hill Crosstown LRT station. Now the provincial ministry of labour is... Read more
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Toronto Star
Demolition at Eglinton Crosstown sites resumes after collapseof the incident at Forest Hill Station, and with an abundance of caution, Cross
Demolition at Eglinton Crosstown sites resumes after collapse
Toronto Star / Posted 12 days ago
of the incident at Forest Hill Station, and with an abundance of caution, Crosslinx temporarily suspended work at other demolition sites along the Eglinton Crosstown project,” Metrolinx spokesperson Anne Marie Aikins said in an email on... Read more
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Toronto Star
UP Express could cost taxpayers millions in subsidiesalways based on both ridership and achieving cost recovery,” Aikins said in an
UP Express could cost taxpayers millions in subsidies
Toronto Star / Posted 12 days ago
always based on both ridership and achieving cost recovery,” Aikins said in an email. “The original pricing strategy that Metrolinx decided on (hoped) to give a balanced approach with a variety of options for riders. The issue of cost recovery is... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Scaffolding collapse injures 7 in Torontostreet that spans the bulk of the city. John Jensen, chief capital officer at
Scaffolding collapse injures 7 in Toronto
Calgary Sun / Posted 12 days ago
street that spans the bulk of the city. John Jensen, chief capital officer at government transit co-ordinating agency Metrolinx, said the company is fully co-operating as police try to assess the cause of the collapse. "Our primary focus is... Read more
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CBC.ca
7 injured after scaffolding at building set for demolition collapses in mid-town Torontorubble at the scene of a building scaffolding collapse will not be cleared unti
7 injured after scaffolding at building set for demolition collapses in mid-town Toronto
CBC.ca / Posted 12 days ago
rubble at the scene of a building scaffolding collapse will not be cleared until officials have inspected it. (CBC News) Metrolinx wasn't able to provide any detail about why the scaffolding came down but said they are co-operating with the... Read more
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CTV News
Baby trapped in Toronto scaffolding collapse 'saved' by stroller, fire official saysand police have closed off the area to traffic. The construction project is pa
Baby trapped in Toronto scaffolding collapse 'saved' by stroller, fire official says
CTV News / Posted 12 days ago
and police have closed off the area to traffic. The construction project is part of a future light-rail transit station, Metrolinx spokesperson Anne Marie Aikins confirmed to CTV Toronto. The site was once a Chinese restaurant. Nearby buildings... Read more
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Torontoist
Famous Quotes Reimagined in the Voice of John Toryreliable way to get from one to the other, not more than, say, fifteen minutes
Famous Quotes Reimagined in the Voice of John Tory
Torontoist / Posted 12 days ago
reliable way to get from one to the other, not more than, say, fifteen minutes apart. And I have been in communication with Metrolinx and Mr. Del Duca on these matters, and discussions will be underway in a reasonable timeline to deliver the... Read more
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Torontoist
April 18, 2016days in the force into work at the office where they were meant to hold police
April 18, 2016
Torontoist / Posted 13 days ago
days in the force into work at the office where they were meant to hold police to account. “The material also shows that Metrolinx was not reflecting its own research when it justified the $27.50 one-way fare by billing it as a ‘premium’... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Union Pearson Express can’t break even at lower fare, report findstrain would recoup both its capital and operating expenses. But the struggling
Union Pearson Express can’t break even at lower fare, report finds
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 days ago
train would recoup both its capital and operating expenses. But the struggling project, which was given to transit agency Metrolinx under the expectation that it would at least break even on day-to-day costs, now appears destined to require... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
A superpark hides in Toronto’s Don Valley, waiting to be discoveredin and around the Port Lands. But in the longer term, the plan would mean comb
A superpark hides in Toronto’s Don Valley, waiting to be discovered
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
in and around the Port Lands. But in the longer term, the plan would mean combining two rail corridors, both controlled by Metrolinx, reconfiguring the DVP ramp to Bloor-Bayview and removing a city works yard that now sits in the middle of the... Read more
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Torontoist
Toronto's Bike-Sharing Network Set to Doublecharge, financial and administrative challenges were worked out, Casista says.
Toronto's Bike-Sharing Network Set to Double
Torontoist / Posted 19 days ago
charge, financial and administrative challenges were worked out, Casista says. The network found a sponsor with TD Bank, and last year, Metrolinx partnered with TPA to provide nearly $5 million in provincial funding for bikes and docking st... Read more
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Toronto Star
Controversial Davenport rail bridge ‘wonderful,’ design experts sayIts design includes a skylight between the two tracks that would let light into
Controversial Davenport rail bridge ‘wonderful,’ design experts say
Toronto Star / Posted 22 days ago
Its design includes a skylight between the two tracks that would let light into the public areas below. Metrolinx is also promising connections to nearby cycling tracks and transit, multi-use paths, public art, and stainless steel acoustic barriers... Read more
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Toronto Star
TTC boss Andy Byford revels in the chaos“I make it my business to have good relations with the city and with the politi
TTC boss Andy Byford revels in the chaos
Toronto Star / Posted 24 days ago
“I make it my business to have good relations with the city and with the politicians (and Metrolinx, the province’s transit agency that is building, for example, the Crosstown LRT); but I don’t concede much.” He acknowledges that critics think the... Read more
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Toronto Star
TTC and Metrolinx to hold joint board meetingmuch discussion about the need for more TTC involvement in the planning of regi
TTC and Metrolinx to hold joint board meeting
Toronto Star / Posted 24 days ago
much discussion about the need for more TTC involvement in the planning of regional transit. Colle, Mayor John Tory, and TTC CEO Andy Byford have already attended the Metrolinx board and senior Metrolinx officials have visited with the TT... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Fewer Canadian students walking or cycling to school raises concernsassociated with improved academic performance and socialization. The study was
Fewer Canadian students walking or cycling to school raises concerns
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 days ago
associated with improved academic performance and socialization. The study was released by the regional transit agency Metrolinx and used data from a travel survey conducted every five years. The study suggests that patterns are established in... Read more
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Calgary Sun
The need for productive infrastructurewas too high. Within the last month, the current Auditor General, Bonnie Lysk,
The need for productive infrastructure
Calgary Sun / Posted 26 days ago
was too high. Within the last month, the current Auditor General, Bonnie Lysk, indicated disappointment that the operator (Metrolinx) had not implemented McCarter’s recommendations, further noting that “the information was there to suggest they... Read more

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