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Metrolinx puts out call for teams to work on Finch Station as part of Yonge North Subway Extension

Behind-the-scenes work in areas that aren’t often seen by transit riders is key to getting Finch Station ready for major construction on the Yonge North Subway Extension. Metrolinx is starting the search for experts interested in delivering this work through a ‘Request for Qualifications’ that was issued today (Dec. 14), marking another step forward for the new transit project. Metrolinx officials announced today (Dec. 14) … Continue reading Metrolinx puts out call for teams to work on Finch Station as part of Yonge North Subway Extension

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How the business of GO Transit has continued throughout the ongoing pandemic

As Business Continuity Awareness Week begins, it’s a time to recognize the planning that helps organizations operate in difficult times. In this article we take a behind the scenes look at the culture, work and decisions that have kept Metrolinx moving people safely. Many things have stopped, but Metrolinx and GO Transit have never paused during the ongoing pandemic.  Passengers have confidently gotten on board GO Transit trains and buses throughout the pandemic, knowing Metrolinx has implemented more than 40 safety actions across its network of GO Transit and UP Express … Continue reading How the business of GO Transit has continued throughout the ongoing pandemic

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How Toronto’s Crosstown light rail transit system is moving forward to support businesses and communities

We’ve brought you a lot of stories and images as the Crosstown LRT route is making progress. But we wanted to take a moment to stretch out into the communities, to talk about actions and support for local enterprises that continue to do business as the route is being built. The route of any great transit system isn’t just defined by the line of rails … Continue reading How Toronto’s Crosstown light rail transit system is moving forward to support businesses and communities