Toronto Transit Commission

Toronto's Got New Streetcars

CBC | Posted 10.28.2014 | Canada Business

The TTC's modernized streetcars, which feature a new way to pay fares, will begin operating Sunday morning on the 510 Spadina line. The biggest...

Toronto Bus Has A Close Call After Running A Red

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.22.2014 | Canada

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5 Reasons Why I Love TTC (and You Should Too)

Hannah Jack | Posted 07.13.2014 | Canada Living
Hannah Jack

I have a serious crush on the TTC. Before we all get our transit passes in a twist I want to remind all of my fellow Torontonians of just a few of the amazing things about the TTC!

Hudak: I'd Build Cross-Town Toronto Subway

CP | Will Campbell, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.11.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The Progressive Conservatives tried to woo coveted Greater Toronto Area voters on Sunday with a transportation plan designed to appeal both ...

Wynne Staying The Course On Transit Funding

CBC | Posted 11.29.2013 | Canada Politics

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says her minority government will stay the course in its bid to develop new revenue tools to fund public transit, despi...

8 Toronto Transit Officials FIRED

CBC | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada Politics

Five TTC enforcement officers have been accused of skipping work and falsifying provincial-offence tickets against homeless people, allegations which ...

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 ...

Toronto Transit Worker Killed By Subway

CP | Linda Nguyn, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.14.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - An investigation has been launched after a Toronto Transit Commission maintenance worker was struck and killed by a service train early Frid...

Toronto Transit Gets A Daily Report Card

CBC | Posted 09.11.2012 | Canada

The TTC has launched a daily report card that gives its riders a sense of how well their transit system is performing. The Daily Customer ...

When Superheroes Collide.. On Toronto Transit

The Huffington Post Canada | Christian Cotroneo | Posted 07.04.2012 | Canada

Spider-Man battles Batman on a Toronto subway car? J. Jonah Jameson would have had a field day with this. It seems the wacky web-crawler has got...

When Superheroes Collide.. On Toronto Transit

CBC | Posted 09.02.2012 | Canada

A TTC subway ride was the scene of an epic comic-book clash come to life during the long weekend, when two of Toronto's costumed performers — Batman...

Feud On Toronto Bus Leads To Gunfire

CBC | Posted 07.31.2012 | Canada

Toronto police say two men got into an argument on a TTC bus on Thursday afternoon, which led one man to fire a weapon at an east-end bus...

Toronto Subway Driver Caught Using Cellphone On The Job

The Huffington Post Canada | Lauren Strapagiel | Posted 04.22.2012 | Canada

A video of a Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) subway driver using his mobile device while driving has prompted an investigation, reports the CBC. P...

Time to Throw Mayor Ford's Plans Under the Bus

Mark Crowley | Posted 05.26.2012 | Canada
Mark Crowley

So Mayor Ford, you want the slower to build, partially unfunded, more expensive transportation alternative and now that you didn't get your way, you say you are going to spend all the remaining time trying to foil the cheaper solution? And you came in trying to cut government spending? Right...

Toronto Mayor Poised For Defeat On Subway Plan

CBC | Posted 05.20.2012 | Canada Politics

It appears Mayor Rob Ford’s plan to extend the Sheppard subway into Scarborough will go down to defeat on Wednesday. That...

Mayor Clashes With Premier Over Subway

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.28.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Toronto's transit battle is heating up the airwaves as Mayor Rob Ford defends his plan to build more subways on his new radio show.During hi...

Toronto Transit Manager Fired

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.22.2012 | Canada Politics

The battle between Toronto mayor Rob Ford and the city's transit chief has reportedly ended with Gary Webster being fired. His dismissal comes on t...

If Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Can't Beat His TTC Nemesis, He May Oust him

CBC | Posted 04.18.2012 | Canada Politics

TTC board members allied with Mayor Rob Ford are expected to call for the removal of the TTC's chief general manager Tuesday. ...

Massive Lawsuit Against Toronto Transit

CBC | Posted 04.01.2012 | Canada

A fatal crash involving a TTC bus and a flatbed truck is now the subject of a $4.25-million lawsuit. Jadranka Petrova, 43, di...

Toronto Transit Will Be Slower And More Crowded In 2012

CBC | Posted 01.24.2012 | Canada

The TTC says it will reduce its 2012 budget by $15 million, as requested by the mayor, by reducing staff and service but without cutting ...

Random Drug Tests Approved At Toronto Transit

CBC | Posted 12.19.2011 | Canada

Workers with the Toronto Transit Commission will soon be subject to random drug and alcohol testing. The TTC board approved t...

Toronto Transit Commission: 28 Billion Riders And Counting

CBC | Posted 12.18.2011 | Canada

Kathy Dillon was just heading to a class at the University of Toronto when she found herself surrounded by media and TTC officials. ...