Meeting Date: January 12, 2005

Subject: Presentation - Expansion of Bus and Streetcar Rapid Transit
TTC and City Planning staff will be making a presentation pertaining to concepts for expansion of bus and streetcar rapid transit in Toronto. This presentation flows from the motions passed at these two Commission meetings:

April 14, 2004

  1. That the TTC and City Planning staff jointly review the Official Plan’s designation of “Avenues” and “Higher Order Transit Corridors” and develop a plan for a transit network that supports the Official Plan. This review should include the examination of all modes including LRT.

October 20, 2004

  1. That staff be requested to develop an LRT Master Plan identifying the best short term and medium term opportunities for introducing LRT to augment ridership growth.

Chief General Manager