New bus terminal for Toronto – and GO customers – rises to new heights

The new, state of the art Union Station Bus Terminal is set to bring an improved customer experience, safety and connections to Union Station and the surrounding area. For a city used to seeing iconic Canadian buildings as its skyline, this one is starting to stand out. Where was once a busy parking lot across … Continue reading New bus terminal for Toronto – and GO customers – rises to new heights

Metrolinx stands out with one of the Canadian International AutoShow’s biggest hits

Parked alongside some of the world’s most attractive vehicles, the GO bus has proven to be an unusual showstopper, with lineups eager to sit behind the wheel. Surrounded by more than 1,000 other vehicles now displayed at the Canadian International AutoShow – from a rare 1937 Cadillac to a futuristic Devel Sixteen hyper-car prototype – … Continue reading Metrolinx stands out with one of the Canadian International AutoShow’s biggest hits

How heavy is Metrolinx’s newest accomplishment? As big as 216 elephants

New concrete pour sets the base for cool things to come for Bloomington. You’d think we wouldn’t get so excited about concrete drying. But in the development of the Bloomington GO station, and those who use the Richmond Hill line, the recent completion of the pouring of the massive concrete slab that the project will … Continue reading How heavy is Metrolinx’s newest accomplishment? As big as 216 elephants

Empty closet and full hearts – Dress for Success resonates with Metrolinx staffer

Amanda Henriques is changing lives, one blazer at a time. Apart from what time you wake up, it’s likely the first choice of your day. You stand in front of a closet, or dig into a crowded drawer, and with a sigh of having to make the decision, pick out what you’ll wear to work. … Continue reading Empty closet and full hearts – Dress for Success resonates with Metrolinx staffer

Foodies rejoice – Same-day PC Express grocery service comes to GO stations

Burlington station also added to program that sees shopping delivered directly to select GO stops. You wake in the morning with the emptiness in the pit of your stomach. And then the reality haunts the rest of your day. With milk running low, bread in the bag down to a stale heel and your cat, … Continue reading Foodies rejoice – Same-day PC Express grocery service comes to GO stations

Changes to 4:35 Kitchener line GO Train to Begin February 13

Metrolinx creates special interim rail platform for Bramalea customers. GO Transit customers getting off of the 4:32 (formerly 4:35) train from Union Station at Bramalea GO will soon set foot on a new platform created especially for them. The trip, which formerly ended at Georgetown GO, now ends its journey at Bramalea GO. Starting this … Continue reading Changes to 4:35 Kitchener line GO Train to Begin February 13

Metrolinx working to improve GO Train on-time performance

On-Time Performance Improvement Program includes heavily investing in rail infrastructure. Metrolinx makes a commitment in its Customer Charter to be on time and we are working to keep that promise. After a very snowy January, many GO Train customers have been disappointed with GO’s recent on-time performance, and quite frankly, so is Metrolinx. “Regardless of … Continue reading Metrolinx working to improve GO Train on-time performance

Significant platform changes coming for GO Transit users

Customers urged to check departure boards and plan their route. The platforms where thousands of GO Transit riders catch their trains at Union Station will soon change as Metrolinx gets ready for another major revamp of its train shed. The transit agency is closing two platforms starting Feb.13 as part of ongoing work at Union … Continue reading Significant platform changes coming for GO Transit users

Select few take exclusive, below-ground tour of Eglinton Crosstown LRT tunnel

It's a chance of a lifetime as Toronto transit enthusiasts go where no commuter has gone before. Below Canada’s largest city, in a place few have walked before, James Bow strolls along the tracks that one day will help move Toronto into the future. He - and a select group of other transit enthusiasts - … Continue reading Select few take exclusive, below-ground tour of Eglinton Crosstown LRT tunnel