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Private Investment Along Twin Cities Rail Line Grows to $8.4 Billion

Developers are increasingly choosing to invest along light rail transit (LRT), as witnessed by the $8.4 billion in reported new investments along existing and future LRT lines in the Twin Cities metro region. 79 more words


Google Pay now handles transit tickets

(Source: www.theverge.com)

Earlier this year, Google rolled Android Pay and Google Wallet into one service called Google Pay. Now, Google is adding transit tickets to its newly unified mobile payments app. 284 more words


Peterborough Transit receives $56M boost in government funding

Peterborough and area transit services will receive nearly $56 million in government funding over the next decade.

It’s part of a new $22-billion federal-provincial cost-sharing agreement for infrastructure projects announced on Friday. 355 more words


Monorail: A Key Urban Lesson From "The Simpsons"

If you haven’t seen the claims that Fox’s animated hit The Simpsons has eerily predicted many current events before they happened, here ya go.

OK, some of these predictions are a little far fetched, but still, there are dozens of YouTube videos out there featuring the bold Simpsons predictions that have “come true.”  In nearly 30 years of episodes, it appears Fox’s long-running animated classic has had a little bit of a crystal ball effect. 976 more words

Visiting Taboga Island, Panama: What to Expect

Visiting Taboga Island is a great way to escape busy Panama City for the day. Here’s what to expect.

Known to locals as “the Island of Flowers,” Taboga Island  (or… 1,000 more words

What To Expect