New drone footage takes you above and through Crosstown’s Forest Hill station

We recently brought you video of a flight over Toronto’s Keelesdale station, along the Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit route. Now we have drone footage over and through Forest Hill Station. The latest Crosstown video provide a glimpse into the future Forest Hill Station. https://videopress.com/v/rIDCCQK4?preloadContent=metadata The station is starting to take shape from the outside … Continue reading New drone footage takes you above and through Crosstown’s Forest Hill station

Breaking ground on the Scarborough Subway Extension

Metrolinx officially breaks ground on the three-stop Scarborough Subway Extension today (June 23) and the signs of progress are starting to become very real, especially at the northeast corner of Sheppard and McCowan, where crews are busy building the launch shaft for the tunnel boring machine. Fences are up, drill rigs are on site and … Continue reading Breaking ground on the Scarborough Subway Extension

GO Transit tests faster speeds through Guelph to put recent rail improvements through paces

A GO test train will be used along Guelph rails this coming Sunday (June 27). The train, under very strict and safe measures, will be used to gather important data on increased speeds along the section. Here are the fast facts you need to know about, including the speeds involved. Your eyes or senses aren’t … Continue reading GO Transit tests faster speeds through Guelph to put recent rail improvements through paces

Flying along Toronto’s Finch Avenue as Finch West LRT Maintenance and Storage Facility takes shape

The latest Finch West LRT flyover takes you over the new transit corridor, as we also have new images of the impressive facility where the light rail vehicles will be housed and maintained. It’s their home and workplace. This story goes up and even into the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) line, thanks to … Continue reading Flying along Toronto’s Finch Avenue as Finch West LRT Maintenance and Storage Facility takes shape

Specially engineered walls bring Davenport Diamond Guideway project to a new level

Construction on the Davenport Diamond Guideway project is, in a very real way, ramping up. Recently, reinforced concrete columns have been popping up as they form structural piers to support the elevated guideway. Next, community members will see even more activity above ground as crews build the mechanically stabilized earth (MSE) walls at the north and … Continue reading Specially engineered walls bring Davenport Diamond Guideway project to a new level

Residents get answers as Metrolinx holds virtual open house for Davenport Diamond guideway and greenway projects

Metrolinx is making significant progress on the Davenport Diamond Guideway project and has recently awarded the design contract for the greenway (public realm). Metrolinx knows the community has questions about these two very important projects happening in their neighbourhood. Find out how to get your questions answered below. Metrolinx is inviting the local community to … Continue reading Residents get answers as Metrolinx holds virtual open house for Davenport Diamond guideway and greenway projects