In the news: Wednesday, December 5, 2012



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

Greater Toronto Area
  • 680 All News Radio report, “TTC calls emergency meeting with Bombardier over problems with Rocket subway trains”, here.
  • BlogTO post, “Get into the holiday spirit with vintage TTC ads”, here.
  • CBC News Toronto report, “New TTC trains’ performance ‘unacceptable’, says CEO”, here.
  • Citytv News Toronto report, “Metrolinx meeting on GO fare hike, TTC plans”, here.
  • Citytv News Toronto report, “Problem with new subway doors causing delays”, here.
  • CTV News Toronto report, “TTC boss calls new subway trains’ performance ‘unacceptable’”, here.
  • Globe and Mail article, “Door problems on new subway trains causing ‘unacceptable’ delays, TTC admits”, here.
  • National Post article, “Malfunctioning doors on brand new subway cars will be fixed: manufacturer”, here.
  • National Post column, “Fixing the doors on new TTC subway trains an opportunity to change other things as well”, here.
  • Newstalk 1010 report, “Byford Wants To Know Why New Rockets Are Malfunctioning”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “Wonky TTC subway doors to be fixed, Bombardier says”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “Electric train advocates ready to appeal, despite mounting legal bills”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “Greyhound nips plans for cheap rival on London - Toronto run”, here.
Elsewhere in the Greater Golden Horseshoe