See the first light rail vehicle arrive at Finch West Maintenance and Storage Facility

And so it begins. The first light rail vehicle has arrived at the Maintenance and Storage Facility, and we have the first images of that Toronto debut. Now that’s a big delivery. The Finch West Maintenance and Storage Facility (MSF) has welcomed the arrival of the first Alstom light rail vehicle (LRV) from the Alstom … Continue reading See the first light rail vehicle arrive at Finch West Maintenance and Storage Facility

New photo shows Crosstown LRT Kodak lands past and present

Crosstown light rail transit (LRT) construction team recreates a decades old photograph that shows just how much has changed at the west Toronto property. The Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT) route might be the transit line of the future, but even 90-years later some of the past remains the same. The Kodak lands have been … Continue reading New photo shows Crosstown LRT Kodak lands past and present

New drone videos show the latest construction progress on Finch West LRT project

Maybe you live nearby and want to know what’s going on. Or perhaps you haven’t been up to Finch Avenue lately. Either way, check out two new flyover videos that show you just how far the Finch West LRT project has come.   Your local drive-in isn’t the only place offering a double feature. Metrolinx … Continue reading New drone videos show the latest construction progress on Finch West LRT project

Hardwood floors for Kodak Building as escalator delivered far below Cedarvale for Crosstown project

The Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit (LRT) project always includes a lot happening at ground-level as well as far below. The latest images are more proof of that. Including a cool one of one escalator that’s a long way down. What’s up with Eglinton Crosstown’s light rail transit (LRT) project? Let’s start with an image, … Continue reading Hardwood floors for Kodak Building as escalator delivered far below Cedarvale for Crosstown project

Making room for the Hurontario LRT project in north Mississauga

Mississauga residents may have noticed construction crews working on one of the city’s busiest roads. It may look like normal roadwork, but in fact they are prepping the area for construction on the region’s first rapid transit line. The Hurontario light rail transit (LRT) project. Metrolinx News breaks down what this construction is for and … Continue reading Making room for the Hurontario LRT project in north Mississauga

Crews use unusual formwork on Crosstown LRT project as team gets closer to putting down all rail

The Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit (LRT) project has seen significant completion of the rail needed across the line. Read on to see how much is in place. Along with the most recent images from the Eglinton Crosstown’s light rail transit (LRT) project, comes an interesting statistic on the amount of rail that has been … Continue reading Crews use unusual formwork on Crosstown LRT project as team gets closer to putting down all rail

Major construction for Hurontario LRT project is coming to Brampton

What’s happening in Brampton as the HuLRT project continues to make progress? We have the answers, including what the drilling is all about and how Hurontario Street will actually grow wider. Get ready Brampton. Major construction for the Hurontario light rail transit (HuLRT) is set to start along the city’s portion of Hurontario Street later … Continue reading Major construction for Hurontario LRT project is coming to Brampton

Metrolinx warns of risks of stepping over Crosstown tracks as testing ramps up on new Toronto light rail route

While tracks have been in place for some time, local residents may not be used to the Eglinton Crosstown line being an active, and potentially dangerous place to take a shortcut across. Here’s why you just don’t take chances when it comes to dashing over the rails up and across  Eglinton Avenue to try to … Continue reading Metrolinx warns of risks of stepping over Crosstown tracks as testing ramps up on new Toronto light rail route

Eglinton Crosstown Forest Hill Station sees important work at platform level

The latest Crosstown light rail transit project images take readers from the front door to deep below Toronto. Here’s how things look at Forest Hill, Mount Pleasant and Leaside Station. There’s a lot going on above, and below, the stations along the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit route. New images show progress on a number … Continue reading Eglinton Crosstown Forest Hill Station sees important work at platform level

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