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October 05 2012

The Crosstown to be owned and maintained by Metrolinx, operated by the TTC

Ontario Minister of Transportation Bob Chiarelli and TTC Chair Karen Stintz announced yesterday that Metrolinx and TTC have decided how The Crosstown and the other three new light rail lines will be built and operated.

Metrolinx and the TTC share a vision for the future of transit – and are working together on a path forward that benefits everyone: Read more »

September 20 2012

The AFP model and what it means for Toronto transit riders

The Eglinton-Crosstown LRT is one of four new light rail lines being built in Toronto. Metrolinx is responsible for financing and building the new lines, and the TTC is responsible for operating the existing transit system. Metrolinx and TTC are working closely together to ensure that the new lines are seamlessly integrated with the subway and bus network. Read more »

September 11 2012

Metrolinx continues progress on delivering transit solutions in Toronto

Tunnel construction contract awarded for the Eglinton-Scarborough Crosstown Light Rail Transit project

TORONTO – The Metrolinx Board has approved the award of the Eglinton-Scarborough Crosstown tunnel construction contract from the west launch shaft area near Black Creek Drive to Yonge-Eglinton station, signalling another important step in the largest light rail transit expansion in the City of Toronto’s history. Read more »

September 04 2012

Light Rail Vehicle mock-up at Evergreen Brick Works until October 28!

Do you love transit?

Come down to Evergreen Brick Works and meet the newest vehicle in our transit family!

Metrolinx is pleased to introduce visitors to the Light Rail Vehicle that will soon be in use on Toronto’s four new light rail transit lines:The Eglinton-Scarborough Crosstown LRT, the Scarborough RT, the Finch West LRT, and the Sheppard East LRT. Read more »

July 27 2012

Online Consultation: Western Alignment and Vehicle Maintenance and Storage Facility

Thank you to everyone who participated in the first Western Alignment and Vehicle Maintenance and Storage Facility consultation in June and early July 2012.

Please review the public consultation report (PDF)

Next steps Read more »

July 26 2012

Tunnelling for The Crosstown

Metrolinx is moving ahead on the Eglinton Crosstown LRT project, part of the Province's 8.4 billion dollar investment in transit expansion for Toronto. Construction will begin by digging tunnels that will be constructed by large tunnel boring machines or TBMs for short. Read more »

July 09 2012

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June 27 2012

Online Consultation: Preliminary Construction and Traffic Management Planning

The Preliminary Construction and Traffic Management Planning consultation is now closed. Thank you to everyone who attended the open house or submitted their comments online. Please review the Public Consultation Report (PDF).

Next Steps Read more »

June 27 2012

Public Open House: Preliminary Construction and Traffic Management Planning - Allen Road Area

Metrolinx and the TTC hosted an Open House and presentation to learn more and share your input on the Preliminary Construction and Traffic Management Planning for the Allen Road Area, specifically: Read more »

June 12 2012

Public Open House: Future Vehicle Maintenance and Storage Facility & Western Alignment Update for Keele Street to Jane Street

Metrolinx and the TTC invite you to attend an Open House to learn about a number of new developments and improvements for the project and to share your input on preliminary plans for: Read more »