Latest customer updates on Lakeshore East GO train disruptions after weekend incident

As work continues at the scene where a railway worker died on the Lakeshore East Line last Saturday (Nov 27), GO Transit officials are working to keep customers moving. The repairs, and delays, are expected to continue for coming days. Here's the latest information for customers. (Dec 1. 2:25 p.m.) As Metrolinx works to fully reopen … Continue reading Latest customer updates on Lakeshore East GO train disruptions after weekend incident

Short-list of names released in Toronto subway tunnel boring machines contest

The names are in. Now you’ll have the chance to vote for your favourite from a shortlist of names for the tunnel boring machines for the Scarborough Subway Extension and the Eglinton Crosstown West Extension that are on their way to Canada. Keep reading to find out how to get involved. Metrolinx is asking residents … Continue reading Short-list of names released in Toronto subway tunnel boring machines contest

Light rail transit projects ask drivers to be careful around sites – Winter safety measures put in place

Construction for some of Metrolinx’s larger transit projects continue over the chilly months.That means experts are highlighting ways to keep workers and the public safe around ongoing work. On Metrolinx’s light rail transit projects, experts continue to take measures to make sure safety is a priority – especially as winter months approach. That focus is … Continue reading Light rail transit projects ask drivers to be careful around sites – Winter safety measures put in place

Alstom Thunder Bay plant to refurbish 94 GO Transit bi-level train coaches

Thanks to an agreement announced today in Thunder Bay, almost eight dozen GO Transit bi-level train coaches are being freshened up to ensure the expansion of GO rail service and improve the customer experience. Read on to find out what that entails. Wear and tear are normal and expected parts of a train coach lifecycle, … Continue reading Alstom Thunder Bay plant to refurbish 94 GO Transit bi-level train coaches

Metrolinx teams up with partners on early traffic plans to support Ontario Line construction

The Ontario Line subway project moves forward with plans that map out the downtown Toronto traffic changes needed to make room for important construction work. Keep reading to get the latest information. Metrolinx is teaming up with the City of Toronto, TTC, and others to coordinate several years of planned construction and maintenance work to … Continue reading Metrolinx teams up with partners on early traffic plans to support Ontario Line construction

See time-lapse video of Crosstown light rail vehicles moving along Toronto route

Metrolinx News recently brought you a story of light rail vehicles moving across the Toronto light rail transit route. Here’s a follow, showing a time-lapse of that historic journey. Now let’s speed things up a bit. Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit vehicles recently made their way from Laird Station back to the Eglinton Maintenance and … Continue reading See time-lapse video of Crosstown light rail vehicles moving along Toronto route

Metrolinx virtual open house will give update on Davenport Diamond Greenway

Design on the Greenway is well underway and Metrolinx will share the updates in an upcoming virtual open house. Residents can participate by reviewing and commenting on project materials during a two-week period as of November 29 and by attending a live session with the project team on December 13. Here’s how you can get … Continue reading Metrolinx virtual open house will give update on Davenport Diamond Greenway

See Scarborough’s tunnel boring machine prepare for trans-Atlantic journey to Toronto

The Scarborough Subway Extension is nearing another important milestone as the project’s tunnel boring machine is being prepared to be loaded onto a cargo ship and travel across the Atlantic Ocean. Here’s a look at how the big move is starting out. Before it begins its work deep below the surface of Toronto, the tunnel … Continue reading See Scarborough’s tunnel boring machine prepare for trans-Atlantic journey to Toronto