Toronto Streetcars

By 2040, We Won't Need Subways

Candice Malcolm | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Politics
Candice Malcolm

Premier Kathleen Wynne's solution to the transportation infrastructure problem is to spend a whopping $50 billion of taxpayer money over the next 25 years to build an expansive rail network. By 2040, Toronto may finally have the subways that other cities built nearly 200 years earlier. But can you imagine what the world will look like in 2040? We are on the cusp of explosive new technologies that will revolutionize how we commute. Innovative tech startups are fixing the problems we currently have with cars: that they pollute too much, are too expensive for many, and congest our overcrowded roads. Here are three notable examples of ideas and companies that will change transportation as we know it.

Toronto's Got.. New Streetcars

CBC | Posted 01.15.2013 | Canada

The Toronto Transit Commission officially unveiled its new streetcars on Thursday. A total of 204 new low-floor vehicles are set to enter ...