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Major Bus Rapid Transit Rollout in Washington DC region

A busy suburb of Washington DC is making a major investment in Bus Rapid Transit. Montgomery County Maryland will roll out a new...

Opinion

Metrolinx 2015 report, among other things, actually suggested BRT as an option

In its editorial on Saturday the Hamilton Spectator once again, as it has for the past 12 years, advocated for LRT over BRT,...

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What is Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)?

Sometime this fall. Maybe sooner, Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario will submit their evaluation of the proposals put forward by the Tony Valeri task...

Opinion

Questions for council and the public to ask about LRT

As we have reported earlier, it is likely Hamilton City Council will end up having to make the final decision on whether of...

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Councillor Judy Partridge says it’s time to drop LRT, explore new transit options

The provincial government is currently evaluating the task force report into transit options for Hamilton that completed its work in the spring. The...

Opinion

“Electric buses don’t create smog, but they do create jobs”

This publication would normally be an unlikely destination for persons looking for a re-posting of opinion emanating from the David Suzuki foundation, but...

Opinion

Everyone has a role to play on Hamilton transit

The task force charged with exploring uses for the $1 Billion that had been earmarked for Hamilton LRT has done its work. It...

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Transportation task force issues its report

The Hamilton Task force mandated to advise Transportation Minister Mulroney on the best way of spending the $1Billion in provincial funding initially earmarked...

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Self-inflicted wounds

Imagine knowing since 2018 that Hamilton could have a billion dollars to spend on transit and other transportation infrastructure and doing absolutely nothing...

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How Hamilton Blew off Bus Rapid Transit

As Hamilton taxpayers and Hamilton City Council now sit on the sidelines, awaiting the recommendations of the Transit Task Force on how to...