7 Results for Union Station

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to two prequalified teams to design, build, and finance the Union Station Enhancement project. Infrastructure upgrades are required to help accommodate increased capacity as part of the planned expansion of GO Transit rail service, which links into Union…

April 13, 2018 @ 10:35am

Ontario is celebrating the start of construction of a new bus terminal in Toronto. The project is a transit-oriented development that will help transform downtown Toronto, with two new commercial buildings connected by a one-acre elevated park over the rail corridor. The new bus terminal will better connect commuters to…

June 21, 2017 @ 7:37am

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for interested parties to design, build, and finance the Union Station Enhancement project. The infrastructure upgrades are required to accommodate the planned expansion of GO Transit rail service, which link into Union Station as the major transit hub…

February 23, 2017 @ 1:36pm

Flooding in the GTA leads to overflows at the banks of the Humber River as snow melts and warnings from the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority. At the same time, last night's flood at Toronto’s Union Station led to escalator waterfalls and evacuation. Lucky for commuters like yours truly, the…

February 12, 2009 @ 6:21am

Construction boarding is up at Union Station today, finally. Renovations to Union Station, Toronto's transit hub, were on Minister Flaherty's list of Toronto projects to be fast-tracked. Federal Transportation, Communities and Infrastructure Minister John Baird told Globe & Mail reporters, "We are prepared to move very quickly to make things…

February 09, 2009 @ 8:16am

Reactions abound this morning as Canada's think tanks, economists, boards and associations respond to Budget 2009. This morning on Breakfast Television (even us media types need to watch something while making our coffee!) Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty (from a Tim Horton's, no less) said he wishes Toronto Mayor David…

January 28, 2009 @ 8:43am

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