Transit and Transportation

  • Fair Pass Discount Program Launched

    On April 4, the City of Toronto launched the first phase of the Fair Pass Discount Program. The program was approved by Toronto City Council in 2016 as a poverty reduction initiative to make transit more affordable for low income residents. Other initiatives include making transit free for children 12 years of age and under and implementing a universal two-hour transfer. The Fair Pass Discount Program is available for Toronto residents receiving Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) and Ontario Works...
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  • St. Veronica's Parking Lot Open to the Public in the Brockton Triangle

    I am pleased to inform you that as a result of my efforts and much negotiation between the City of Toronto and the Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB), the St. Veronica Catholic School staff parking lot is now open to the public. The keys to the parking lot were delivered by the TCDSB to the City's Parks, Forestry and Recreation division last week. The parking lot will be opened daily by Mary McCormick Community Centre staff between the hours...
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  • SmartTrack/GO Stations Update March 2018

    SmartTrack/GO Stations Update The City of Toronto, Metrolinx and the TTC are undertaking planning and design work as part of the SmartTrack and GO Regional Express Rail Transit expansion program. This project will add enhanced service at 5 stations to move and connect our community, including 3 SmartTrack stations at West Queen West/Liberty Village, Bloor GO/UP Station and St Clair West-Keele, in addition to the new GO Stations at Bloor-Lansdowne and at Caledonia & Eglinton. Earlier this month, a series...
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  • Davenport Diamond Design Visuals and Public Open House Meeting

    Davenport Diamond Design Visuals and Public Open House Meeting Metrolinx recently unveiled the winning art concept for the Davenport Diamond Guideway. Created by Canadian Artist Alex MacLeod, the mural when complete will be the largest digitally printed image in the world. You can find more more images and information about the artist and design by visiting: http://www.metrolinx.com/en/projectsandprograms/integratedart/artwork/secret-park-gate.aspx. Metrolinx is also holding a public meeting to share more details about the the new artwork and Davenport Diamond Project on Tuesday March 27, 2018...
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  • Lansdowne Bus and TTC Improvements Coming to Our Community

    As a daily transit rider, I know firsthand the challenges and frustration many residents face on their commutes. That is why I have been working to improve transit here in our community. Earlier this year, I wrote to the TTC Chair about the Lansdowne Bus and the need to improve service due to the increased population and ridership experienced as a result of developments. I am happy to share that in April 2018, more service will be added on Lansdowne...
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  • Davenport Diamond Update Fall/Winter 2017

    Metrolinx held their final Community Advisory Council (CAC) Meeting for the Davenport Diamond Grade Separation Project in November. The CAC is comprised of local stakeholders and has been providing feedback to Metrolinx on the project. At the meeting, Metrolinx presented updates on their Integrated Art and Public Realm Plans, provided a preliminary construction management overview, in addition to receiving feedback and answering questions from CAC members. I encourage you to review the Meeting Presentation, download the Public Realm Plan and...
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  • Bridge to Earlscourt Park & South Extension of Davenport Diamond Multi-Use Trail to be Included in Bloor-Lansdowne GO Station Environmental Assessment

    I am pleased to share with you the good news that Metrolinx has agreed to the City of Toronto's request to include the bridge to Earlscourt Park and southward extension of the Davenport Diamond multi-use trail to the West Toronto Railpath as part of the environmental assessment for the Bloor-Lansdowne GO RER station. I look forward to continuing to work with community members and other elected officials to advocate for the community requirements that we established together to ensure our...
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  • Bike Share Toronto Expands in Ward 18!

    I am proud to share that the City of Toronto and Government Of Canada today announced a joint $4 million dollar investment to expand Toronto's Bike Share System with 70 new stations across Toronto, including 3 new stations in Ward 18! The Government of Canada and the City of Toronto will each contribute $1.25 million towards 50 stations, and the City will contribute an additional $1.5 million to exclusively fund another 20 stations for the Bike Share Toronto system. In...
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  • Davenport Diamond Summer 2017 Update

    At the latest Davenport Diamond Community Advisory Committee Meeting, Metrolinx presented their Public Realm Plan, Lighting Concept and Integrated Art Strategy as part of their work on advancing detailed design of the project. You can find the slides from these presentations and other project details on their project website at: http://www.metrolinx.com/en/regionalplanning/rer/davenport.aspx If you would like to share your feedback with Metrolinx on the Public Ream Plan, you can do so via e-mail to [email protected] by 5pm on July 10, 2017....
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  • Waterloo-Dufferin School Safety and Cycling Connection Update

    As part of the Dufferin-Waterloo school safety and cycling connection improvements, City Council approved the reversal of traffic flow direction on Waterloo Ave to become Westbound-only and the installation of an Eastbound contraflow bike lane between Dufferin St and Gladstone Ave. The new road layout will provide significant safety improvements through the creation of a curbside pickup and drop off zone, enabling students to enter and exit Alexander Muir/Gladstone Ave Public School safely, without having to cross in front of...
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