Electrifying GO Transit rail lines is the best way forward for Metrolinx, says Clean Train Coalition spokesperson Keith Brooks. The regional transportation authority is considering six options for GO electrification, five of which run through Scarborough, according to a recent Metrolinx study update.
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The prospect of electrifying the GO transit expansion is gaining steam. But to electrify just the airport rail link doesn’t make sense, says Karen Pitre, project director of a Metrolinx Electrification study.
A Toronto real estate broker says with the Georgetown Rail Expansion underway in northwest Toronto, property values along the corridor will decline.
A public forum on the proposed Metrolinx expansion of the Georgetown South transit line and the rail link from Union Station to Pearson International Airport turned into an opportunity for citizens Monday night to voice…