Launching pads – Scientific and awkward-to-walk-on solution to people wandering onto train tracks expand across Lakeshore rail corridors

They look wonky, and are hard to step on. But safety panels put down to deter dangerous shortcuts across train lines have gotten positive results. Here’s how they’re shaping up across two major lines. For safety’s sake, watch where you step. Following a recent successful pilot program, Metrolinx will move forward with the installation of anti-trespass panels (ATPs) at high-risk, track-level crossing locations on the … Continue reading Launching pads – Scientific and awkward-to-walk-on solution to people wandering onto train tracks expand across Lakeshore rail corridors

GO Transit crew helps save customer’s life

Conductor Michael Swain and Customer Service Ambassador Shane Beezer are quick to act after receiving distress call As a father of one, with another baby on the way, Michael Swain understands just how precious life can be. It can come and go in an instant. That’s why, when the call came to save someone else’s life while at work, he understood the magnitude of the … Continue reading GO Transit crew helps save customer’s life

The Metrolinx Community Charter

Whether we’re building a new LRT line or constructing a new overpass for a GO train, or even working with other transportation providers on an integrated fare system, we consider residents and communities every step of the way. It’s true – and to back it up, we’re putting it in writing with a Community Charter. The Metrolinx Community Charter will apply to everything we do … Continue reading The Metrolinx Community Charter