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City of Saskatoon launches engagement campaign ahead of growth plan

The City of Saskatoon expects to grow by 250,000 people over the coming decades. Before that happens, they want to hear from you.

The mayor and city staff kicked off their community… 398 more words

Canada

Fulton County transit expansion? Have your say

Fulton County mayors will soon finalize plans to expand mass transit in Georgia’s largest county. But there’s still time to have your say.

The county is conducting an… 145 more words

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New York City Plans to Replace Transit MetroCard With Electronic Card Readers That Support Apple Pay

(Source: www.macrumors.com)

A committee of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority this morning approved a $573 million contract for a payment system that mirrors the one in use for the London Underground and commuter railroads in London. 232 more words

Technology

NYC Finally Phasing Out MetroCards, Will Let Riders Pay Transit Fares With A Tap

While a number of other U.S. cities’ mass transit systems have already moved beyond plastic swipe cards and now use fobs or other smart keys, New York City with more than 450 subway stops, nearly 250 miles of track, and around 600 buses, has not made that next-gen leap. 221 more words

Transportation & Infrastructure

Sunday evening power problems cause SkyTrain disruption

There were a few hiccups in SkyTrain service Sunday evening.

TransLink spokesperson Jill Drews says the problems started shortly before 7 p.m.

“We became aware of a power issue. 104 more words

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