Archive for January, 2010

Transit City to use Standard Gauge Track

Thursday, January 7th, 2010

The Toronto Star reported yesterday that the TTC has agreed to build Transit City lines to standard gauge (4′-8.5″), instead of the TTC gauge (4′-10.875″) that is used on the subway and legacy streetcar lines.


Councillor Spatafora Uses Photo From This Site

Thursday, January 7th, 2010

I was going to post about this when it first came out in early December, but I thought I would wait until an electronic version was available.
Regional and local councillor Vito Spatafora made use of an image originally from this site in his Fall-Winter 2009-2010 newsletter. While¬†credit for the image would have been nice, it is not necessary as this site’s copyright notice allows the non-commercial use of photos and diagrams created by myself (hold you mouse over a¬†photo or image on a non-blog page and a tool-text will appear telling you if it was me, the page author, or someone else).

VIVA LRT Rendering on Yonge

I can’t speak for his position on LRT development, aside from the Don Mills/Leslie extension of the Transit City Don Mills line. I have sent him a message through his website (my email bounces when sent to the Town of Richmond Hill) but have yet to hear a reply.