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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 14, 2017

December 14, 2017 8:24 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Fare evasion could be costing TTC almost $50 million per year, internal report suggests; Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust looking to keep housing affordable by buying ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 13, 2017

December 13, 2017 8:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
All TTC stations now equipped with cell service; Home prices set to climb on buyer demand in GTA; King St. pilot project moving streetcar riders quicker, city says; and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 12, 2017

December 12, 2017 7:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC must be innovative to compete with Uber, says board chair; Lyft vs Uber: 2 ride-hailing services start their Canadian battle on Toronto streets; What happened at ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 11, 2017

December 11, 2017 8:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bye bye, Byford, the TTC’s highly visible CEO; Residents of Twin Pines Mobile Home Park on edge amid development plans; Raccoon boards Toronto subway, causes delay as ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 8, 2017

December 8, 2017 8:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Bentway gets $500,000 infusion to push expansion; Councillor Minnan-Wong to seek Ontario Tory nomination for 2018 election; The TTC’s Andy Byford has woven his own ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 7, 2017

December 7, 2017 8:43 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Scarborough subway plan should be reconsidered if costs go above $3.56-billion; Toronto declines call to open armouries to shelter homeless; TTC’s removal of old streetcar ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 6, 2017

December 6, 2017 8:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Half of Torontonians support King St. pilot, poll finds; Cycling rates spike in downtown neighbourhoods; Plans to buy Danforth Road plaza for subway up for debate at ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 5, 2017

December 5, 2017 8:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
What’s on the agenda for December’s Toronto City Council meeting?; Province to give Toronto $25.6 million for bicycle infrastructure; Great Streets project could create a ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 4, 2017

December 4, 2017 8:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
King St. pilot project has slashed streetcar travel times, statistics show; Udder confusion surrounds fate of cow-on-stilts; It’s time to brace for the day Toronto’s real ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 1, 2017

December 1, 2017 8:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Late for work? The TTC can give you a note for your boss; Toronto relying on strong real-estate market to balance budget; Neighbours take street safety into their own ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 30, 2017

November 30, 2017 9:30 am | by Craig White | Comments
Mayor Tory and Councillor Matlow square off on Scarborough transit; Availability of rental housing in GTA falls to 16-year low, CMHC says; Toronto committee looks at ways to prevent ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 29, 2017

November 29, 2017 8:44 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Anger as City proposes the public donate to pay for road-safety plan; TTC board has approved time-based transfers; Let’s better harness our growth to pay for Rail Deck Park; ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 28, 2017

November 28, 2017 8:43 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With Byford out and a new leader incoming — Metro asks what will bring real change to the TTC?; Montreal vote result shows why Toronto’s John Tory may be vulnerable in ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 27, 2017

November 27, 2017 8:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Province should take over TTC and other cities’ transit systems, says Toronto Region Board of Trade; How a strip of warehouses in Toronto became a ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 24, 2017

November 24, 2017 8:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Could crewless ships soon sail on the Great Lakes?; Toronto residents input sought on laneway housing; Toronto adds finance jobs while New York loses; and more news: New plaza ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 23, 2017

November 23, 2017 8:33 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Public transit in Toronto dangerously noisy, study says; Activists say Ottawa should deliver housing funds over two years, instead of 11; Toronto’s transit ridership is in ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 22, 2017

November 22, 2017 8:29 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Andy Byford leaving the TTC for a job with New York City Transit; Art classes to take place at Union Station; Toronto looking at rebranding homeless services as part of shelter ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 21, 2017

November 21, 2017 8:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto and Google-owned Waze app agree to trade traffic data; Championing public art in an era of bean-counters; Gridlock on GTA highways costs each household $125 a ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 20, 2017

November 20, 2017 8:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Why Mississauga wants to charge for parking; Time-based transfers to be debated as part of 2018 TTC budget; Which Toronto buildings deserve heritage protection?; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 17, 2017

November 17, 2017 8:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
King St. pilot project does what big cities around the world are doing; Documentary looks at Regent Park community’s response to revitalization; John Tory, TTC chair throw ... read more