In the news: Thursday, April 19, 2012



Greater Toronto and Golden Horseshoe area media report on public transit issues today.

Greater Toronto Area
  • 680 All News Radio post, “Police asking for witnesses after young woman hit by TTC bus”, here.
  • Globe and Mail article, “74% in Toronto area support small sales tax hike, if money goes to transit: poll”, here.
  • NOW article, “A Canadian expat in Geneva on the virtues of light rail”, here.
  • OpenFile Toronto post, “Spacing poll finds huge support for transit-funding sales tax”, here.
  • OpenFile Toronto article, “At St. Clair and Bathurst, a plan to re-brand the Avenue”, here.
  • Ride This Crazy Train post, “‘Consider seeking out ways to minimize your exposure around individuals who choose to disobey our by-laws.’ Such as making your own catapult?”, here.
  • Ride This Crazy Train post, “Us GO people? We’re spoiled”, here.
  • Spacing Toronto post, “SPACING-ENVIRONICS POLL: 74% of GTA support regional sales tax dedicated to transit”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “TTC subway service resumes after shutdown”, here.
  • Toronto Sun article, “St. Clair bottleneck needs easing”, here.
Elsewhere in the Greater Golden Horseshoe
  • CHCH News report, “City warning of Sunday road closures”, here.