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Survey asks how best to mark history of First Parliament site at the Ontario Line subway station in Corktown

How should we recognize history? This is an important question for experts behind the Ontario Line subway station that will be built in Corktown, at King and Berkeley. People have an opportunity to share their opinions on how to commemorate the site’s history in the new subway station through a new online survey. Here’s how you can have your say. It’s a place with a … Continue reading Survey asks how best to mark history of First Parliament site at the Ontario Line subway station in Corktown

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Station construction shows how progress continues on the Eglinton Crosstown LRT project

We continue to bring you the latest advances in construction of the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT) route, thanks to images that take you behind and over construction barriers. This time, you’ll go inside and out at two different stations along the LRT route. One look inside the Kennedy Crosstown LRT station shows you just how far things have come. Escalators are installed, walls … Continue reading Station construction shows how progress continues on the Eglinton Crosstown LRT project

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Updated plans for Toronto’s Yonge North Subway Extension released

The latest analysis from Metrolinx reveals how the project will serve the heart of major growth centres and significantly cut travel times – creating a critical and long awaited extension of our transit network. Updated plans for the Yonge North Subway Extension show how the project will make commutes faster and easier for tens of thousands of people travelling between York Region and Toronto. The … Continue reading Updated plans for Toronto’s Yonge North Subway Extension released

Kick it into hyperdrive – The latest updates on Toronto’s Eglinton Crosstown LRT construction

Metrolinx News continues to bring you the latest advances in construction of the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT) project, thanks to images that take you behind and over construction barriers. This time, it’s all about track installation and station progress. When you look inside one of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT tunnels, you’d be forgiven for thinking it looks like something out of a science … Continue reading Kick it into hyperdrive – The latest updates on Toronto’s Eglinton Crosstown LRT construction

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Eligible for a TTC monthly pass credit? Time is running out to add it to your PRESTO card

TTC customers who haven’t yet loaded their pro-rated monthly pass credit onto their PRESTO card should do it soon. Here’s how, and who is eligible. It’s time to get some credit. The TTC (Toronto Transit Commission) and PRESTO are encouraging eligible TTC customers who haven’t yet added their pro-rated monthly pass credits for March and April to add it to their PRESTO card  as soon … Continue reading Eligible for a TTC monthly pass credit? Time is running out to add it to your PRESTO card

New timelapse video captures entire Highway 400 bridge lift for Finch West LRT project

While many spend their weekends enjoying the summer heat, construction crews are out there building transit projects. Recently the entire bridge that crosses Highway 400 at Finch Avenue West was replaced. Don’t worry if you missed the speedy work, you can watch the whole thing right here. The bigger they are, the slower they move, right? Not exactly. A few short weeks ago an entire … Continue reading New timelapse video captures entire Highway 400 bridge lift for Finch West LRT project

Drilling work picks up steam on Finch West LRT station construction

From utility relocation, to drilling and excavations, progress is being made on the latest transit project coming to Toronto West. In this series of photo features, residents and future transit customers get a glimpse of the work happening in their community. Here, we dig down on the work being done at the future Finch West station – the eastern edge of the rapid transit route. … Continue reading Drilling work picks up steam on Finch West LRT station construction

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Small world – Scarborough transit enthusiast creates tiny toy train and bus world as homage to the real thing

If you love something, it’s hard to just ignore it. Even when you’re told you have to – for the good of everyone on the planet. While Reiner Guinasao has joined others in staying home, and away from public transit, he’s missed the sounds and travels so much, he’s created an entirely new – and smaller – world. It’s the ordinary and relatable things that … Continue reading Small world – Scarborough transit enthusiast creates tiny toy train and bus world as homage to the real thing

Artists's rendering of what the future Finch West station will look like when completed

Transit time machine – Virtual station walkthrough takes you inside future Finch West station

From utility relocation, to drilling and excavations, progress is being made on the latest transit project coming to Toronto West. In this new video, residents and future transit customers get a glimpse of what the new Finch West light rail transit (LRT) project will look like when it’s done. This walkthrough video lets you walk right into Finch West station and climb aboard – plus … Continue reading Transit time machine – Virtual station walkthrough takes you inside future Finch West station

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Drilling in, Toronto – Station construction now underway on Finch West LRT

From utility relocation, to drilling and excavations, progress is being made on the latest transit project coming to Toronto West. In this series of photo features, residents and future transit customers get a glimpse of the work happening in their community. Here, we drill into supports now being installed, as well as explain about an upcoming virtual open house.  Eglinton Avenue isn’t the only hotspot … Continue reading Drilling in, Toronto – Station construction now underway on Finch West LRT