In the news: Tuesday, January 22, 2013

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

Greater Toronto Area
  • CityNews Toronto report, “TTC looking at creating policy on strollers: report”, here.
  • CP24 report, “TTC driver fights off man in failed robbery attempt”, here.
  • Globe and Mail article, “TTC to study complaint about strollers taking up too much space”, here.
  • Globe and Mail article, “Stintz defends sole-source newsstand deal”, here.
  • Globe and Mail article, “Downtown feeling the pressure of Echo Boomer influx”, here.
  • post, “TTC Toronto: Keeping the City on the Move” (photo essay by Ben Roffelsen), here.
  • article, “Stintz surprised strollers have become an issue on TTC”, here.
  • National Post article, “TTC will try to recoup wages paid to officers charged in false ticket scheme”, here.
  • National Post article, “Passenger wants TTC to start charging extra fare to bring strollers on Toronto buses”, here.
  • National Post article, “Downtown Toronto’s pace of population growth triples, outpacing suburbs, as Echo Boomers flock toward urban centre: Report”, here.
  • Newstalk 1010 report, “TTC to consider stroller limits”, here.
  • NOW article, “Karen Stintz plays down mayoral bid”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “How many strollers belong on a TTC bus?”, here.
  • Toronto Star column, “The Fixer: Taxpayers don’t pay for transit shelters, but the city earns cash from them”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “TTC washroom cleaner charged with assault”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “Growing Up: Underground work lays foundation for vertical city”, here.
  • Toronto Sun article, “TTC looks to recover wages from fired transit officers”, here.
  • Toronto Sun article, “TTC looks into issue of strollers on transit”, here.
Elsewhere in the Greater Golden Horseshoe