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Timeline: Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport pedestrian tunnel

WATCH ABOVE: The long awaited Billy Bishop pedestrian tunnel opened Thursday after three years of construction. Built under Lake Ontario’s western channel, the 853-foot pedestrian walkway will connect Toronto mainland to the island airport. 822 more words

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Ribbon cutting ceremony marks opening of Billy Bishop airport tunnel

WATCH ABOVE: You can now get to Billy Bishop airport from mainland Toronto in six minutes thanks to a new pedestrian tunnel that officially opened Thursday. 381 more words

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John Tory, Josh Colle announce improvements for 33 TTC bus and streetcar routes

The city has slated 33 bus and streetcar routes for service improvement, part of already budgeted changes announced earlier this year.

Mayor John Tory  and TTC chair Councillor Josh Colle made the announcement on which routes would see more frequent service on Monday morning at Finch station — where six bus routes will be improved. 180 more words

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Car2Go looks to Toronto council to approve residential on-street parking

A car-share service is making a big push to park closer to your front door.

Car2Go is putting together a pitch asking Toronto City Council for permission to park its blue and white Smart cars on residential streets. 347 more words

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Some temporary HOV lanes for Pan Am Games could become toll lanes: Wynne

TORONTO – The temporary High Occupancy Vehicle lanes set up in the Toronto and Hamilton area for the Pan American Games will not become permanent, but they will likely return in the form of toll lanes. 182 more words

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Toronto councillor goes after Uber drivers for not paying HST

WATCH ABOVE: A Toronto City Councillor is asking the federal government to investigate Uber on accusations of dodging tax laws. Mark Carcasole reports.

TORONTO – Toronto city councillor Jim Karygiannis wants the taxman to investigate why UberX drivers don’t collect HST from its customers. 376 more words

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'No plans' to keep temporary HOV lanes after Pan Am Games: ministry

WATCH: A new poll suggests drivers may be warming up to the idea of keeping HOV lanes put in place for the Pan Am Games but the province and city say there’s no plans – yet. 538 more words

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