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Pembina Highway to be closed over Louis Riel weekend near Jubilee; parking on Osborne to be restricted

Residents who complained about slow-moving traffic due to the closure of a major Winnipeg road and a lack of parking restrictions can put the pedal to the metal next weekend. 265 more words

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Finch West LRT captured in new graphic

As the Finch West LRT prepares for significant upcoming work this year, Metrolinx has released a cool graphic that gives customers a snapshot of what the project involves. 31 more words

Crosstown LRT construction builds bond between construction worker and a local dog

Workman’s best friend – Amid carefully made planning, a special friendship grows

Amidst the chaos of building a 19-kilometre transit line, a friendship grows naturally. 531 more words

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Prophylactic planning: Rapid transit in the era of cost disease.

A couple years back, Slate Star Codex published a widely-discussed article about what the author called “cost disease” – not the disease identified and explained by… 1,794 more words

Metro Vancouver

Bathurst and Eglinton will not close to traffic, LRT construction remains on time

Forest Hill Station construction will now wrap up by the end of the year

It was welcomed news.

Attendees of a community consultation meeting broke into cheers and applause when told Metrolinx is no longer planning to close a section of Bathurst Street, north of Eglinton Avenue West, for seven months. 357 more words

Mayors' Council votes to proceed with planning for Surrey SkyTrain extension

The Surrey SkyTrain took another step towards becoming a reality at the TransLink Mayors’ Council meeting on Thursday, despite its total funding still considered up in the air. 707 more words

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Implementing public transport plans and in NZ cities

When you promise much, but deliver little

There are two interesting developments in train (no pun intended… sort of) at the moment in two New Zealand cities. 1,416 more words

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