5 Results for Greater Toronto Area

Ontario has accepted an expert advisory panel's recommendation that a proposed highway in the GTA (Greater Toronto Area) West corridor is not the best way to address changing transportation needs. The proposed highway would have provided a bypass of the GTA that would have run north and east from the…

February 12, 2018 @ 10:28am

Rob MacIsaac, Chair of Metrolinx addressed the crowd at a Greater Toronto Marketing Alliance session (International Leaders Breakfast Club) as what he called a warm-up before his big press conference today. Metrolinx is releasing their long-awaited plan for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTAH). The Big Move: Transforming Transportation…

September 23, 2008 @ 10:59am

Toronto, Ont.-Funds will finally begin flowing for the completion of the Toronto-York Spadina Subway extension, Jim Flaherty, minister of finance, announced last Friday. The Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension project encompasses an 8.6 kilometre extension to the Toronto Transit Commission's Spadina subway line, extending subway service to York University and the…

September 08, 2008 @ 8:38am

Queen’s Park confirmed it will invest $1 billion in new municipal infrastructure, according to yesterday’s budget announcement. The targets for funding include $497 million for public transit in the Greater Toronto Area and Hamilton, $400 million for roads and bridges in communities outside Toronto, and $100 million to rehabilitate social…

March 26, 2008 @ 1:41pm

Premier Dalton McGuinty announced today a 12-year $17.5 billion rapid transit action plan for the Greater Toronto Area and Hamilton as a part of MoveOntario 2020. The initiative will create 175 000 jobs during construction and result in 52 new transit projects. These include: The extension of the Yonge St.…

June 15, 2007 @ 7:50am