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In the news: Monday, July 8, 2013



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

Greater Toronto Area
  • CBC News Toronto report, “GO Transit ‘Quiet Zones’ put a hush on rush hour”, here.
  • CityNews Toronto report, “GO Transit expands quiet zone to all rush-hour trains”, here.
  • CP24 report, “GO Transit adds quiet zones to rush-hour trains”, here.
  • Global News Toronto report, “GO train to offer quiet zones on all rush-hour routes”, here.
  • Global News Toronto report, “Mayor Rob Ford maintains support for subways”, here.
  • Global News Toronto report, “Family sues TTC driver after victim struck and killed by bus”, here.
  • Globe and Mail article, “Toronto mayor and TTC chair on same side in transit saga”, here.
  • Globe and Mail article, “Rob Ford asks city staff to prepare funding report on Scarborough subway expansion”, here.
  • Globe and Mail article, “Why the subway charms us so”, here.
  • National Post commentary, “Full Comment: Toronto gets last chance to retain a shred of dignity on transit file”, here.
  • National Post article, “Both loathed and loved, worn-out Scarborough RT at centre of city’s transit debate”, here.
  • National Post article, “Rob Ford reopens transit debate; calls again for Scarborough LRT to be replace by subway line”, here.
  • National Post article, “Wendy Martella’s family attend court appearance of Magdalene Angelidis”, here.
  • National Post article, “TTC driver accused of running red light and killing pedestrian appears in court”, here.
  • Toronto Star editorial, “Toronto Mayor Rob Ford’s push for a Scarborough subway is misguided”, here.
  • Toronto Star column, “TTC fiasco a reminder of Toronto’s unpaid infrastructure bill”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “Subway signal failure: TTC installing new system for Yonge - Spadina line”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “Andy Byford, TTC CEO, apologizes for commute delays”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “Toronto subways back in full service after major delays”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “Brace yourself: TTC plans unprecedented subway closure”, here.
  • Toronto Star column, “Slow and unreliable, TTC is no longer the better way”, here.
  • Toronto Star column, “Mayor Rob Ford post-video returns to subways mantra”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “GO Transit expands ‘Quiet Zones’ to all rush-hour trains”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “Mayor Rob Ford wants to extend Bloor - Danforth subway”, here.
  • Toronto Star article, “Widower launches $32 million lawsuit against TTC”, here.
  • Toronto Star’s The Fixer blog post, “Ford is still playing the subway card because it sells”, here.
  • Toronto Sun editorial, “Cheap talk won’t build new subways”, here.
  • Toronto Sun article, “Major TTC subway shutdowns scheduled for October”, here.
  • Toronto Sun article, “TTC sorry for messy commute: CEO Andy Byford”, here.
  • Toronto Sun article, “‘We want subways, folks’: Toronto mayor Rob Ford”, here.
  • Toronto Sun article, “TTC driver sued for millions by victim’s family”, here.
Elsewhere in the Greater Golden Horseshoe