James: TTC teeters on the brink of expansion – thestar.com

James: TTC teeters on the brink of expansion – thestar.com. It pains me to see what has happened in Toronto.  In the previous municipal government, there was the Transit City plan, which would have spread light rail across the city proper.  There would have been 8 light rail lines, running on surface, that would have covered most of Toronto. Now with the new Rob Ford … Continue reading James: TTC teeters on the brink of expansion – thestar.com

Hume: ‘Canada’s mayor’ sees the city positively – thestar.com

Hume: ‘Canada’s mayor’ sees the city positively – thestar.com. One thing I like about Toronto is the Toronto Star.  They have some interesting and articulate pieces from people such as Christopher Hume.  When into urbanism, then Christopher Hume usually makes for a great read.  Also, the Toronto Star is one of the few more independent newspapers in this country. Hume goes into comparing two newly … Continue reading Hume: ‘Canada’s mayor’ sees the city positively – thestar.com