The $15-billion ambition to reshape Manhattan’s skyline

The High Line park comes to an abrupt end on the west side of Manhattan, as a chain link fence keeps anyone from stumbling into a massive train yard that handles much of the island’s commuter rail traffic. Within a few years, that fence be will gone and an entire city block will have been… Read More

Subway line, streets closing this weekend

TTC riders will face some interruptions this weekend with a partial closure on the Yonge-University line. Trains won’t be running between Bloor-Yonge and Eglinton stations Saturday and Sunday because crews are installing new track lines at St. Clair Station. During the closure, shuttle buses will be running between the stations… Read More Source Photo and… Read More

All hail the new Toronto Rocket

There was a feeling of excitement among riders as Toronto Transit Commission introduced the first of its new subway trains Thursday on the Yonge-University-Spadina line. “Love it!” exclaimed Sarah Lavoie, 34, as she travelled through all six cars of the new Rocket, taking pictures of herself. Others turned on their smartphones and videotaped various parts… Read More