CEO Phil Verster’s Toronto Region Board of Trade speech highlights the benefits of adding new GO stations While speaking to a room of business influencers on Monday afternoon, CEO Phil Verster was also directing his message about expansion toward transit customers. “Stations are really the heart and the interface and the opening to communities,” Verster said during a lunchtime presentation at the Toronto Region Board … Continue reading Making the case for more GO stations
The Metrolinx Board of Directors met today to receive a number of reports, including updates on PRESTO, Metrolinx’s capital projects, the next Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) and fare integration. Board Chair Rob Prichard addressed his correspondence with Minister Del Duca on the proposed Kirby Road and Lawrence East GO stations, which confirms that Metrolinx will not enter into any obligations or agreements unless and until … Continue reading Metrolinx Board Meeting – Sept 2017
Fancy yourself a transit aficionado? A news junkie? What Metrolinx news did your brain find sponge-worthy last year? Put your trivia skills to the test with our 2016 quiz and track your progress. 16 questions on 2016 Hint: find the answer at getpres.to Hint: find the answer at the crosstown.ca Hint: find the answer at upexpress.com Hint: find the answer in the GTHA report at smartcommute.ca Hint: find the answer at gotransit.com … Continue reading Quiz: How well were you paying attention in 2016?
The Metrolinx Board of Directors met today to receive a number of reports, including updates on the Regional Express Rail program, an update on Metrolinx’s Community Benefits program, and a PRESTO progress update. The Board discussed the finalized Letter of Direction report that was submitted to the Minister of Transportation, and the strategies Metrolinx has been working on to mitigate the risks identified in the recent … Continue reading Metrolinx Board Meeting – Dec 2016