How the TTC lost and found its subway style

Not many people could have known that behind the advertising billboards on the platform of College station was something no-one had... Read More

LORINC: How to invest with Crosstown’s found money

Hold on, hold on, hold on. Let’s just rewind a bit, past Wednesday’s Trudeau-palooza, to that interesting little moment last Tuesday... Read More

Enter our draw to go on Lower Bay Station photo tour

WHAT: Photo tour of Lower Bay Station WHEN: Monday, Nov. 16, 2015 WHERE: Lower Bay Station COST: Free DEADLINE FOR DRAW: Wed. Nov. 11... Read More

LORINC: Spend Brampton LRT money on Queen’s Quay East

When Brampton council voted last week to kill a rapid transit line that would not have cost the city an, um, red cent, one thought... Read More

On Brampton’s short-sighted Hurontario-Main LRT decision

Cross-posted from Marshall’s Musings, the author’s personal blog On late Tuesday night (actually, early Wednesday morning... Read More

To interchange or not to interchange: Spadina vs. St. George?

Toronto’s four subway routes are easy to navigate. Trains always run the same routes and there are only five interchange stations... Read More

Shedding light on public transit and invisible disabilities

A few years ago, Stats Canada conducted a survey exploring disabilities and found that 3.8 million adult Canadians identified as... Read More

What Philadelphia can teach Toronto about art, history, and public spaces

Among North American cities, few can boast the depth of history that’s on offer in Philadelphia. The compact downtown, plotted out by... Read More

Forgotten TTC architecture a reminder of nixed transit plans

Toronto is building the East Bayfront LRT. Well, sort of. This week, Metro News reported that the City of Toronto has set aside $2... Read More

Happy birthday to the Toronto streetcar system

There are perhaps few things more symbolic of Toronto than its streetcars. For more than 150 years, surface rail has formed the... Read More