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Hamilton News
May 27: Not funny, a little fishy, LRT dollars and other letters to the editorof middlemen make big royalties? Can't Hamilton make the steel tracks here in t
May 27: Not funny, a little fishy, LRT dollars and other letters to the editor
Hamilton News / Posted 18 hours ago
of middlemen make big royalties? Can't Hamilton make the steel tracks here in the city at one of the steel mills? Or will Metrolinx pay Chinese companies hundreds of millions of dollars for train cars? Unless this project can be built by... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Stagnating transit ridership has officials across Canada stumpedpromising to release an “aggressive, comprehensive” review of the situation in
Stagnating transit ridership has officials across Canada stumped
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
promising to release an “aggressive, comprehensive” review of the situation in the coming weeks. Bruce McCuaig, the CEO of Metrolinx, the Ontario agency responsible for the GO Transit commuter bus and rail system in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Stagnating transit ridership has officials across Canada stumpedpromising to release an “aggressive, comprehensive” review of the situation in
Stagnating transit ridership has officials across Canada stumped
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
promising to release an “aggressive, comprehensive” review of the situation in the coming weeks. Bruce McCuaig, the CEO of Metrolinx, the Ontario agency responsible for the GO Transit commuter bus and rail system in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton... Read more
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Torontoist
How Toronto Can Expand Bike Parkingthe TTC is selling off parking lots, future bike stations at transit hubs are t
How Toronto Can Expand Bike Parking
Torontoist / Posted 3 days ago
the TTC is selling off parking lots, future bike stations at transit hubs are the product of partnerships with the TTC and Metrolinx. The Bloor Street bike lane pilot is another opportunity to try out a new form of bike parking and respond to... Read more
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Hamilton News
5 things to know when buying a home in the GTHAof new transit. Studies show that a home closer to transit has a higher value t
5 things to know when buying a home in the GTHA
Hamilton News / Posted 7 days ago
of new transit. Studies show that a home closer to transit has a higher value than those further away. Check out the Metrolinx, TTC, and MTO websites to find out if there are plans to build rapid transit in the area you are interested in... Read more
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Hamilton News
Hamilton city council needs to stop, look at the facts and listen to the public in order to have a real LRT debatethere is the surprise costs to replace sewers, water lines, sidewalks and other
Hamilton city council needs to stop, look at the facts and listen to the public in order to have a real LRT debate
Hamilton News / Posted 7 days ago
there is the surprise costs to replace sewers, water lines, sidewalks and other infrastructure along the LRT corridor that Metrolinx won’t pay for, dumping the burden on all city taxpayers to cover the cost. So to further debate the merits of the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bombardier to shift production to hasten delivery of TTC streetcarsexecuting to another facility in Kingston – specifically, its $770-million cont
Bombardier to shift production to hasten delivery of TTC streetcars
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
executing to another facility in Kingston – specifically, its $770-million contract with Ontario’s regional transit agency Metrolinx – as of October. The thinking is that will free up the Thunder Bay plant to focus on the $1-billion Toronto... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
GO offers apology for winery-cycling suggestionimpaired. We’re sorry if our message suggested anything but responsible enjoyme
GO offers apology for winery-cycling suggestion
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 9 days ago
impaired. We’re sorry if our message suggested anything but responsible enjoyment.” Anne Marie Aikins — a spokesperson for Metrolinx, which oversees GO — said the company didn’t intend to suggest that riders do anything unsafe. “This post was... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
GO offers apology for winery-cycling suggestionimpaired. We’re sorry if our message suggested anything but responsible enjoyme
GO offers apology for winery-cycling suggestion
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 9 days ago
impaired. We’re sorry if our message suggested anything but responsible enjoyment.” Anne Marie Aikins — a spokesperson for Metrolinx, which oversees GO — said the company didn’t intend to suggest that riders do anything unsafe. “This post was... Read more
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Welland Tribune
GO offers apology for winery-cycling suggestionimpaired. We’re sorry if our message suggested anything but responsible enjoyme
GO offers apology for winery-cycling suggestion
Welland Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
impaired. We’re sorry if our message suggested anything but responsible enjoyment.” Anne Marie Aikins — a spokesperson for Metrolinx, which oversees GO — said the company didn’t intend to suggest that riders do anything unsafe. “This post was... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Public sector’s allure more than good paytechnology company. Rounding out the top 10 were Ubisoft Entertainment, Costco
Public sector’s allure more than good pay
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
technology company. Rounding out the top 10 were Ubisoft Entertainment, Costco Wholesale, the University of Guelph, Metrolinx, Toronto Hydro, Google and Laval University. Janet Fraser, senior vice-president of corporate affairs for BC... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Old transit building to be demolishedthe city’s contribution was 10 per cent. Federal and provincial governments con
Old transit building to be demolished
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 14 days ago
the city’s contribution was 10 per cent. Federal and provincial governments contributed 70 per cent, while GO Transit/Metrolinx kicked in 20 per cent. “We want to be ready on the ground for what’s coming with GO,” said Mayor Jim Diodati,... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Old transit building to be demolishedthe city’s contribution was 10 per cent. Federal and provincial governments con
Old transit building to be demolished
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 14 days ago
the city’s contribution was 10 per cent. Federal and provincial governments contributed 70 per cent, while GO Transit/Metrolinx kicked in 20 per cent. “We want to be ready on the ground for what’s coming with GO,” said Mayor Jim Diodati,... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Old transit building to be demolishedthe city’s contribution was 10 per cent. Federal and provincial governments con
Old transit building to be demolished
Welland Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
the city’s contribution was 10 per cent. Federal and provincial governments contributed 70 per cent, while GO Transit/Metrolinx kicked in 20 per cent. “We want to be ready on the ground for what’s coming with GO,” said Mayor Jim Diodati,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Ottawa mayor vows to challenge possible 5-fold increase in Presto feesagency that runs the Presto system is successful in charging Ottawa millions mo
Ottawa mayor vows to challenge possible 5-fold increase in Presto fees
CBC.ca / Posted 16 days ago
agency that runs the Presto system is successful in charging Ottawa millions more to use the transit card. Toronto-based Metrolinx currently administers a fee of two-per-cent of Presto fares on the City of Ottawa. In 2015, that totalled $1.5... Read more
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Hamilton News
May 11: LaSalle Park development, offended environmentalists and other letters to the editorwould bring? The city will not only receive the a modern, efficient, non-pollut
May 11: LaSalle Park development, offended environmentalists and other letters to the editor
Hamilton News / Posted 16 days ago
would bring? The city will not only receive the a modern, efficient, non-polluting first class transportation operation; Metrolinx will also, I understand, pay the full cost of repaving the streets along the route, following construction, and... Read more
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Torontoist
The TTC is (Finally) Rolling Out Presto on Buses This Weekeach of the TTC’s 1,900 buses. Every night between 9:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m., ab
The TTC is (Finally) Rolling Out Presto on Buses This Week
Torontoist / Posted 17 days ago
each of the TTC’s 1,900 buses. Every night between 9:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m., about a dozen workers—a mix of TTC staff and Metrolinx contractors—make alterations to approximately 10 vehicles, laying wires and connecting communication antenna so... Read more
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Torontoist
The TTC's Subway Parking Lot Crunch Doesn't Actually Suckand operates more than 20,000 off-street parking spots in lots and garages. But
The TTC's Subway Parking Lot Crunch Doesn't Actually Suck
Torontoist / Posted 18 days ago
and operates more than 20,000 off-street parking spots in lots and garages. But the biggest parking space owner, by far, is Metrolinx, the provincial transportation agency that operates GO Transit. Metrolinx owns and operates more than 64,000... Read more
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Hamilton News
May 4: Carding is wrong, LRT boondoggle and other letters to the editorWhat else might they "realize" moving forward? Is this the best they can do? W
May 4: Carding is wrong, LRT boondoggle and other letters to the editor
Hamilton News / Posted 24 days ago
What else might they "realize" moving forward? Is this the best they can do? We're subordinate to our ostensible partner, Metrolinx, the Ontario government geniuses behind the Union to Pearson Express (UPX), unable to pay its way even after... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Seasonal GO train service returns May 207-10) long weekends, and throughout the summer on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays a
Seasonal GO train service returns May 20
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 25 days ago
7-10) long weekends, and throughout the summer on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from June 24 to Sept. 5, said Metrolinx spokesperson Vanessa Barrasa. She said 25,700 trips were made on the Niagara seasonal rail service in 2015.... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Seasonal GO train service returns May 207-10) long weekends, and throughout the summer on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays a
Seasonal GO train service returns May 20
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 25 days ago
7-10) long weekends, and throughout the summer on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from June 24 to Sept. 5, said Metrolinx spokesperson Vanessa Barrasa. She said 25,700 trips were made on the Niagara seasonal rail service in 2015.... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Seasonal GO train service returns May 207-10) long weekends, and throughout the summer on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays a
Seasonal GO train service returns May 20
Welland Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
7-10) long weekends, and throughout the summer on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from June 24 to Sept. 5, said Metrolinx spokesperson Vanessa Barrasa. She said 25,700 trips were made on the Niagara seasonal rail service in 2015.... Read more
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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 30 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 30 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 30 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 30 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 a month 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 a month 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 a month 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 1 months 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 1 months 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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