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Metrolinx Staff Give Stamp of Approval to Street-Level Light Rail

3 years agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

Metrolinx staff are recommending that the provincially-controlled regional transit agency move ahead with construction on all three street-level light rail lines endorsed by city council earlier this year, according to a report released earlier today ahead of an April 25th meeting of the Metrolinx board. Under the proposed timeline, Eglinton Avenue, Sheppard Avenue East, and [...]
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Metrolinx Releases Proposal for New Transit Funding

Canada / Toronto : Torontoist (2 years ago)

Regional transit agency unveils its strategy to pay for the next waves of transit construction. After months of anticipation Metrolinx, the regional agency in charge of transit planning, has released its proposal for a mix of new ta... Read Post

Metrolinx Staff Recommends Electrification

Canada / Toronto : Torontoist (4 years ago)

Staff at Metronlinx, Toronto's regional transportation agency, are recommending that the Lakeshore and Georgetown GO lines, the system's busiest, be outfitted for electric trains—a move they say would bring down rail commute times a... Read Post

Council Approves Light Rail Plan

Canada / Toronto : Torontoist (2 years ago)

Approved earlier in principle, now approved in final detail, today's vote cements the plan to build four new light rail lines in Toronto. City council has approved the master agreement with the provincial government to build four li... Read Post

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