RER

May 4, 2018

Toronto transit on track, SmartTrack/RER MOU signed

Toronto Transit is finally set for expansion after years of city and provincial officials mulling over the best course of action. For transit users like myself, […]
December 18, 2017

Toronto deputy manager John Livey retires

Toronto deputy manager John Livey will be retiring from public service on April 4, 2018. Livey was responsible for corporate oversight and administrative governance. He has […]
October 13, 2017

Toronto holds SmartTrack public consultations on station design

Three public consultation for SmartTrack were held this week. The city, as well as representatives from the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) and Metrolinx, was on hand […]
September 14, 2017

Metrolinx thinks to the future in new transportation plan

  Metrolinx is thinking about the future — at least as far as 2041. The board released their Draft 2041 Regional Transportation Plan for the Greater […]
August 24, 2017

Metrolinx announces Phil Verster as new CEO

Thursday afternoon Metrolinx announced that Phil Verster, an experienced rail operator hailing from the United Kingdom, would replace Bruce McCuaig as CEO. “Mr. Verster has graduate […]
June 15, 2017

Ontario may use hydrogen-powered train on GO Transit lines

Ontario is hoping to join the list of mostly European innovators looking to create clean public transportation. The provincial government has announced their intention to study […]
February 26, 2016

2016 Ontario budget provides support for GTHA transit

Thursday, the 2016 Ontario budget was released with a few special tidbits for transit in the GTHA. The Ontario government is investing $13.5 billion into Regional […]
February 8, 2016

What’s happening at the Metrolinx board meeting?

On Wednesday, the Metrolinx board will meet at their office on Front St. between 9:45 a.m. and 2 p.m. for their monthly meeting. Here is what’s on […]
December 17, 2015

Follow the File: What’s happening with SmartTrack?

SmartTrack — Toronto Mayor John Tory’s transit brainchild — is currently in the planning stages. But, what was done this week? We spoke with James Perttula, […]

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