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Toronto Transit Alliance – Unlockgridlock Transit Symposium
Wednesday November 21, 2012 – 11:59 pm | Comments Off on Toronto Transit Alliance – Unlockgridlock Transit Symposium
Toronto Transit Alliance – Unlockgridlock Transit Symposium

Tonight, the Toronto Transit Alliance launched their first of 10 symposiums.
The discussion was billed as Proposing Toronto Transit solutions and the Implications of Gridlock.
Panelists were

Criminal Lawyer and activist Clayton Ruby
Developer Alfredo Romano
Gary McNeil, President Go …

TTC Townhall – Toronto City Hall Council Chamber, Thursday November 15 2012
Thursday November 15, 2012 – 11:41 pm | Comments Off on TTC Townhall – Toronto City Hall Council Chamber, Thursday November 15 2012
TTC Townhall – Toronto City Hall Council Chamber, Thursday November 15 2012

The Toronto Transit Commission held its #TTCTownhall tonight in Toronto City Hall.
In comparision with previous TTC Townhalls, this one was quite civil. One almost got a sense that the national past time of bashing public …

Stripe Hog Jarvis Bike Lane Removal Truck breaks down
Tuesday November 13, 2012 – 3:25 pm | Comments Off on Stripe Hog Jarvis Bike Lane Removal Truck breaks down
Stripe Hog Jarvis Bike Lane Removal Truck breaks down

It’s the second day of the Stripe Hog Lane Removal Truck being twarted from removing the Jarvis Bike Lanes.
This afternoon, shortly after 1:30 p.m., the equipment broke down, and whatever is remaining of the Jarvis …

This is just plain WRONG. Why did someone cut off the hand of the Black Guy at Ossington Station?
Saturday December 5, 2009 – 2:15 pm | 3 Comments
This is just plain WRONG. Why did someone cut off the hand of the Black Guy at Ossington Station?

By HiMY SYeD
Yesterday, on the eastbound platform I spotted the above giant wall advertisement for an Olympics sponsor (They don’t pay me enough to mention the partner but you’re smart enough to figure out who …

Is Royal Canadian Mint making a "TTC-Rex" $4.00 Token in advance of Toronto's Pan-Am Games ?
Tuesday December 1, 2009 – 10:16 am | Comments Off on Is Royal Canadian Mint making a "TTC-Rex" $4.00 Token in advance of Toronto's Pan-Am Games ?
Is Royal Canadian Mint making a "TTC-Rex" $4.00 Token in advance of Toronto's Pan-Am Games ?

By HiMY SYeD
Two Hundred and Fifty Million Years ago, dinosaurs ruled the Earth. They died and became oil. Today the TTC uses that oil to power its buses. We use tokens to ride those buses.
Lately …

T. EXCLUSIVE: Cellphone interview with Deer in Downtown – Doe!
Tuesday November 24, 2009 – 11:58 am | Comments Off on T. EXCLUSIVE: Cellphone interview with Deer in Downtown – Doe!
T. EXCLUSIVE: Cellphone interview with Deer in Downtown – Doe!

By HiMY SYeD
Various news and media outlets have been reporting all morning there is a wild deer wandering around the Downtown Core. T. has reached the Female Deer by cellphone . . .
T. Hello, good …

Bulk TTC Token Sales Halted – Back to the Future with Adult Paper Tickets starting monday
Sunday November 22, 2009 – 3:59 pm | Comments Off on Bulk TTC Token Sales Halted – Back to the Future with Adult Paper Tickets starting monday
Bulk TTC Token Sales Halted – Back to the Future with Adult Paper Tickets starting monday

By HiMY SYeD
As an answer to the rush of bulk token purchases by transit riders in advance of the 25 cent adult fare increase in the new year, the TTC Monday will re-introduce adult paper …

Persephone – The Kensington Market Garden Car
Wednesday November 11, 2009 – 10:34 pm | 3 Comments
Persephone – The Kensington Market Garden Car

By HiMY SYeD
Late in the afternoon on Remembrance Day, the Garden Car in Kensington Market called it a season and was towed to its winter home.

The Garden Car has been a summer fixture on north …

Toronto Accessible Public Transportation: Lovely interactions with the TTC and their Wheel Trans – By Kathy Hammond
Saturday June 27, 2009 – 8:53 pm | 3 Comments
Toronto Accessible Public Transportation: Lovely interactions with the TTC and their Wheel Trans – By Kathy Hammond

By Kathy Hammond
Living in Toronto and being the parent of a child who is disabled and uses a wheel chair to get around, sit in, and pretty much do everything except sleep in, I …

Toronto Transit Commission = Idiots? – By Angela Poon
Monday June 8, 2009 – 12:47 pm | Comments Off on Toronto Transit Commission = Idiots? – By Angela Poon
Toronto Transit Commission = Idiots? – By Angela Poon

By Angela Poon

On April 1st, 2009 the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) put into effect the notion that metropass holders would no longer receive free parking at… 16 lots they normally would?  (Non-metropass holders paid to …