Tag Archives: Transportation

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

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”

Mississauga City Council balks at true cost of transit mega project, for good reason

Politicians in Mississauga say they’ll support a light rail project, but only if somebody else picks up the tab. Continue reading Mississauga City Council balks at true cost of transit mega project, for good reason

Insurance for dummies

Lowering auto insurance rates doesn’t involve “rocket science,” Alberta Premier Ralph Klein scoffed last week. To prove his point, he vowed to sit his MLAs down together in the same room one day soon to lower rates for 80% of Alberta drivers. His ideal is one-size-fits-all insurance. “What we want to achieve is comparable levels of premium payments for the middle of the pack so to speak . . . you, me.”

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