Tag Archives: Congestion Charge

LA’s transit plans falling well short of expectations

Transit officials in Los  Angeles spent billions of dollars on a massive transit expansion, but the results have failed to live up to their expectations. Continue reading LA’s transit plans falling well short of expectations

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TTC customers on the hook for congestion “solutions”

Solving traffic congestion through uneconomic transit expansion leaves transit customers picking up the tab for a problem they didn’t create.  Continue reading TTC customers on the hook for congestion “solutions”

Forget more transit, congestion charges best solution for traffic woes

The best way to tackle traffic congestion is not by building more transit, according to new research. Continue reading Forget more transit, congestion charges best solution for traffic woes

Vancouver mayors tout tried-and-true solution to congestion

A new report from the Vancouver Mayors’ Council on Regional Transportation says pricing is the best way to tackle congestion. Continue reading Vancouver mayors tout tried-and-true solution to congestion

GTA transit and congestion relief stuck in neutral

The final report from the Transit Investment Strategy Advisory Panel offers little in the way of new ideas when it comes to transit in the Greater Toronto Area. Continue reading GTA transit and congestion relief stuck in neutral

Public wary of fees and tax increases for transit

While Metrolinx believes tax increases and new fees are the best way to pay for public transit, the public remains largely unconvinced. Continue reading Public wary of fees and tax increases for transit

Smart roads are making new mass transit and expressways obsolete

Satellite technology tracks traffic along all routes, changing rates on the fly Continue reading Smart roads are making new mass transit and expressways obsolete