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FAST REPORT ON TAX INCREMENT FINANCING FOR SMARTTRACK

See attached June 27, 2016 report prepared for Friends and Allies of SmartTrack (FAST)more >
Let’s hope Toronto’s list of goals doesn’t last: Keenan

Let’s hope Toronto’s list of goals doesn’t last: Keenan

Consensus is forming about the city's priorities, writes Edward Keenan. Now we need to act — including arranging to pay.   By: Edward Keenan Columnist, Published on Thu Feb 18 2016 So, over the past year — and the past few months inmore >
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WATCHDOG: No gravy to be found in Toronto’s budget

East York Mirror By Joe Cooper Making sense of the City of Toronto budget is not an easy thing, but it is not impossible. The city staff and our local councillors make considerable effort to summarize it. There were several town hall andmore >
BIG CHANGES SET TO COME TO TORONTO TRANSIT

BIG CHANGES SET TO COME TO TORONTO TRANSIT

THE 'MOTHERLODE' OF TRANSIT PLANS IS HERE. By sarah pintoCulture & Ideas, Discover Toronto, Lifestyle, News17.02.2016 Facebook Twitter Jennifer Keesmaat, Toronto’s chief planner, says that the new changes to Toronto’s transit system will be the ‘motherlode’ according to Metro News. What shemore >
Extra, Extra: New Report Calls For SmartTrack And Relief Line, More City Sidewalks, and Etobicoke Residents Hate Local LUSH Plant

Extra, Extra: New Report Calls For SmartTrack And Relief Line, More City Sidewalks, and Etobicoke Residents Hate Local LUSH Plant

BY ERICA LENTI Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not to miss.   According to a new report for the City, both Mayor John Tory’s SmartTrack plans and a Relief Line would have tomore >
Busy bus routes among Scarborough transit concerns aired at meeting

Busy bus routes among Scarborough transit concerns aired at meeting

Another Scarborough meeting set for Feb. 27 Scarborough Mirror By Mike Adler   There wasn’t enough time for questions, but then, there never is. People at Scarborough’s Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School on Tuesday night saw display boards and maps of transit projects, both municipalmore >
Report shows Tory's transit plan may under-perform relief line

Report shows Tory's transit plan may under-perform relief line

OLIVER MOORE - URBAN TRANSPORTATION REPORTER The Globe and Mail Published Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016 9:40PM EST Last updated Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016 9:47AM EST   Both a new subway line into downtown Toronto and Mayor John Tory’s proposed SmartTrack will be needed to keepmore >
Toronto’s new transit proposals focused on subway, light-rail service

Toronto’s new transit proposals focused on subway, light-rail service

Globe and Mail The long-promised light-rail line on Torontos waterfront has re-emerged to stake its place at the centre of the citys transit plan, along with another new LRT, subways and better bus service. Its all part of an optimistic newmore >

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