And you think your workload is heavy – See the moment a giant truss is suspended over Union Station’s busy rail corridor

In a feat of strength and logistics, an important but formidable piece of a new elevated park is put in its proper place. Think about Toronto’s downtown. Now consider two humpback whales suspended in midair above the rail corridor that help thousands of people cross the city’s busiest tracks each day. And suspend them there … Continue reading And you think your workload is heavy – See the moment a giant truss is suspended over Union Station’s busy rail corridor

Union Station Update – ‘A better way’ to get to the TTC and a sign of progress in station’s transformation

Things get a little more straight forward for customers travelling between GO’s York Concourse, the Union Pearson Express terminal and the TTC subway station. Starting July 7, a new glass-covered, underground path running below Front Street will open and change the way thousands of customers access the TTC. Here’s a handy guide on how to … Continue reading Union Station Update – ‘A better way’ to get to the TTC and a sign of progress in station’s transformation

Take the ultimate Eglinton Crosstown reader quiz

How deeply were you paying attention during our recent Crosstown Progress series? We’ve been exploring construction of every stop and station along Toronto’s Eglinton light rail transit route and it's time to take our test.  It’s always about the details. The minutiae and particulars that create a bigger picture. And when you’re building one of … Continue reading Take the ultimate Eglinton Crosstown reader quiz

Trains they are a changin’ – for Barrie, Stouffville and Lakeshore West GO customers

Starting June 29, we’re bringing more GO train options to get you where you want to go, when you want to go there. Here’s everything you need to know. Summer is in full swing and GO Transit is giving their customers even more ways to take transit to their favourite destinations. This includes extended weekend … Continue reading Trains they are a changin’ – for Barrie, Stouffville and Lakeshore West GO customers

On the Road Again: Metrolinx Town Hall comes to York Region

Customers and community members engage with transit leaders during a meeting in Vaughan. They arrived with questions. And scores of local residents and community members from all across York region were eager to learn about transit plans for their area, during a June 24 Metrolinx town hall at Vaughan City Hall. From operational costs to … Continue reading On the Road Again: Metrolinx Town Hall comes to York Region

Guildwood GO station upgrades bring bounty of benefits to the community

Metrolinx leaders and community members gather to mark the rebirth of Guildwood GO station on the Lakeshore East Line. Guildwood GO has come a long way since the year Star Wars premiered and the Space Shuttle first took flight. Today (June 19) Metrolinx celebrates one of the oldest stations on the GO Network, as well … Continue reading Guildwood GO station upgrades bring bounty of benefits to the community