Mayor John Tory

August 16, 2018

Did Ambition Hurt SmartTrack

A group of colleagues and I set up the Transit Alliance back in 2011 to educate the public on the need for dedicated transit funding and […]
March 29, 2018

‘Slow Down Toronto,’ Mayor John Tory announces initiative directed at aggressive drivers in school zones

Stepping out onto the bustling city streets of Toronto and the GTA, whether simply to grab a coffee or find your destination to the office, can […]
January 30, 2018

Mayor announces implementation of hop-on-hop-off transfers

Toronto Mayor John Tory officially announced the implementation of the “hop-on-hop-off” transfer as part of the 2018 budget. This transfer is essentially a time-based fare, which […]
December 15, 2017

Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension opens this weekend

It’s finally here! The Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension (TYSSE) will open on Sunday, connecting the City of Toronto to Vaughan. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne attended […]
July 26, 2017

Transit Alliance mixer with guest John Tory a success

The Transit Alliance held a mixer with over 100 of its members on Tuesday night — with a very special guest! Toronto Mayor John Tory stopped […]
December 14, 2016

Transit Alliance applauds city council

The Transit Alliance was thrilled to hear city council vote in support of the use of tolls dedicated to transit expansion.  Our oganization has spent the […]
August 23, 2016

TTC gets $500 million in funding

There has been a lot of discussion over the last few months about Toronto’s transit network plan, with funding being a central concern. Tuesday, Finance Minister […]
June 24, 2016

Honourable guests at TRV 2016

The Transit Alliance held its annual Toronto Region Vision Summit on Wednesday to discuss an overall vision for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. The two […]
January 30, 2016

Good news on the Relief Line

  On Friday councillors were briefed on the plans the city planning department has for the relief line – they were told that the best approach […]
October 19, 2015

SmartTrack, Collaboration and Federal Transit Funding

During a Toronto Mayoral election, campaign strategists play with transit routes to create a transit plan that will win over voters. Many teams simply reuse other […]

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