TTC's customer service appears to improve; Toronto casino seems sure to fail at council; Porter expansion seen favourably by municipal and federal officials; roads still icy as of Friday morning; and more news.

TTC: Finally, riders have nice things to say (Toronto Star)

Toronto makes the short list of world’s most intelligent cities (Toronto Star)

Toronto casino: Councillor Gloria Lindsay Luby says she will vote No (Toronto Star)

TTC asks customers to choose: close Pape Station for 12 days or wait 3 months longer for reno to be complete? (National Post)

Renderings of proposed Lower Don Lands project released prematurely (National Post)

Ottawa willing to review Porter plan to overhaul Toronto Island airport (National Post)

Ford had advance briefing on airport expansion plans (The Globe and Mail)

Roads still slick in Southern Ontario as freezing-rain warning lifts for Toronto (The Globe and Mail)