106 relations: Accessibility, Allan A. Lamport, Automatic train control, Bloor Street, Bloor streetcar line, Bloor West Village, Bloor–Yonge station, Blue Night Network, Broad Street Line, Broadview station, Camshaft, Canadian National Railway, Chester station (Toronto), Christie station, CP24, Danforth Avenue, David Miller (Canadian politician), Debit card, Direct current, Don River (Ontario), Dundas West station, East Danforth, East York, Eglinton Avenue, Etobicoke, Expropriation, G-series (Toronto subway), Ghost station, Glenn De Baeremaeker, GO Transit, Government of Ontario, Greektown, Toronto, Greenwood Yard, H-series (Toronto subway), Hawker Siddeley, Horatio Clarence Hocken, Humber River (Ontario), Hurontario LRT, Hurontario Street, Islington station (Toronto), John Tory, Joseph Oliver (politician), Keele station, Keele Yard, Kennedy station, Kipling Avenue, Kipling station, Landfill, Line 1 Yonge–University, Line 3 Scarborough, ..., Line 4 Sheppard, Line 5 Eglinton, M-series (Toronto subway), McCowan Yard, Medium-capacity rail system, Metro station, Metrolinx, MiWay, MoveOntario 2020, National Post, Old Toronto, Ontario, Pape station, Philadelphia, Presidents' Conference Committee (Toronto streetcar), Presto card, Prince Edward Viaduct, Quarry, Queen Street West, Rapid transit, Rob Ford, Scarborough Centre station, Scarborough City Centre, Scarborough Town Centre, Scarborough, Toronto, Sherway Gardens, Shopping mall, SmartTrack, St. George station, Steve Munro, T-series (Toronto subway), The Annex, The Globe and Mail, Third rail, Token coin, Toronto, Toronto City Council, Toronto mayoral election, 2010, Toronto Rocket, Toronto Star, Toronto streetcar system, Toronto subway, Toronto Subway (typeface), Toronto Transit Commission, Toronto Transit Commission bus system, Transit City, Tunnel, Union station (TTC), University of Toronto Scarborough, Volt, Warden station, Woodbine station, World War II, Yonge Street, York, Toronto, Yorkville, Toronto. Expand index (56 more) » « Shrink index
Accessibility refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people who experience disabilities.
Allan Austin Lamport, (April 4, 1903 – November 18, 1999) was Mayor of Toronto, Canada, from 1952 to 1954.
Automatic train control (ATC) is a general class of train protection systems for railways that involves a speed control mechanism in response to external inputs.
Bloor Street is a major east–west residential and commercial thoroughfare in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Toronto Transit Commission operated Bloor streetcar lines from its creation from earlier private systems, in 1921, until the line was replaced by the Bloor-Danforth subway line in the mid-1960s.
Bloor West Village is a shopping district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Bloor–Yonge is a subway station on Line 1 Yonge–University and Line 2 Bloor–Danforth in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Blue Night Network is the overnight public transit service operated by the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Broad Street Line (BSL)—also known as the Broad Street Subway (BSS), Orange Line, or Broad Line—is a subway line owned by the city of Philadelphia and operated by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA).
Broadview is a subway station on the Bloor–Danforth line in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
A camshaft is a shaft to which a cam is fastened or of which a cam forms an integral part.
The Canadian National Railway Company (Compagnie des chemins de fer nationaux du Canada) is a Canadian Class I freight railway headquartered in Montreal, Quebec that serves Canada and the Midwestern and Southern United States.
Chester is a subway station on the Bloor–Danforth line in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Christie is a station on the Bloor–Danforth line of the subway system in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
CP24, formerly CablePulse24, is a Canadian English language Category A specialty cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the Bell Media subsidiary of BCE, Inc. Based in Toronto, the channel focuses on local news from the Greater Toronto Area and Southern Ontario, while also covering national and international news.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Danforth Avenue (informally also known as the Danforth) and Danforth Road are two historically-related arterial streets in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
David Raymond Miller (born December 26, 1958) is the North American director for the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, a former Mayor of Toronto and former president and CEO of WWF-Canada, the Canadian division of the international World Wildlife Fund.
A debit card (also known as a bank card, plastic card or check card) is a plastic payment card that can be used instead of cash when making purchases.
Direct current (DC) is the unidirectional flow of electric charge.
The Don River is a watercourse in southern Ontario, that empties into Lake Ontario, at Toronto Harbour.
Dundas West is a station on the Bloor–Danforth subway line in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
East Danforth, also known as Danforth Village, is a neighbourhood in the east end of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
East York is a former municipality within Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Eglinton Avenue is a major east-west arterial thoroughfare in Toronto and Mississauga, in the Canadian province of Ontario.The street begins at Highway 407 (but does not interchange with the tollway) at the western limits of Mississauga, as a continuation of Lower Baseline in Milton.
Etobicoke (with a silent 'ke') is an administrative district and former city that makes up the western part of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The process of expropriation "occurs when a public agency (for example, the provincial government and its agencies, regional districts, municipalities, school boards, post-secondary institutions and utilities) takes private property for a purpose deemed to be in the public interest".
The G-series was the first rolling stock of rapid transit cars used on the Toronto subway, built 1953-59 by the Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon Company of Gloucester, England, for the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) of Toronto, Canada.
Ghost stations is the usual English translation for the German word Geisterbahnhöfe.
Glenn De Baeremaeker is a city councillor in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, who represents Ward 38, one of the two Scarborough Centre wards.
GO Transit is a regional public transit system serving the Golden Horseshoe region of Ontario, Canada.
The Government of Ontario (Gouvernement de l'Ontario), formally Her Majesty's Government of Ontario (Gouvernement de l’Ontario de Sa Majesté), is the provincial government of the province of Ontario, Canada.
Greektown – also known as Greektown on the Danforth, or more simply, The Danforth – is a neighbourhood and (BIA) of the city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Greenwood Yard (also known as the Greenwood Complex) is a rail yard with support buildings that service subway vehicles on Line 2 Bloor–Danforth of the Toronto subway system.
The H-series was the third series of rapid transit rolling stock used in the subway system of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Hawker Siddeley was a group of British manufacturing companies engaged in aircraft production.
Horatio Clarence Hocken (October 12, 1857 – February 18, 1937) was a Canadian politician, Mayor of Toronto, social reformer, a founder of what became the Toronto Star and Grand Master of the Grand Orange Lodge of British America from 1914-1918.
The Humber River (French: Rivière Humber) is a river in Southern Ontario, Canada.
The Hurontario LRT (formerly the Hurontario–Main LRT) is a planned light rail line in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, that extends into Brampton, Ontario.
Hurontario Street is a roadway running in Ontario, Canada between Lake Ontario at Mississauga and Lake Huron's Georgian Bay at Collingwood.
Islington is a subway station on Line 2 Bloor–Danforth in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
John Howard Tory, (born May 28, 1954) is a Canadian politician who is the 65th and current Mayor of Toronto, in office since 2014.
Joseph Oliver (1852 – January 8, 1922) was Mayor of Toronto from 1908 to 1909.
Keele is a station on the Bloor–Danforth line in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Keele Yard (originally known as Vincent Yard) is a rail yard on the Toronto Transit Commission's (TTC's) Line 2 Bloor–Danforth of the Toronto subway system.
Kennedy is both a terminal and interchange station on Line 2 Bloor–Danforth and Line 3 Scarborough of the Toronto subway system.
Kipling Avenue, originally named Mimico Avenue, is a street in the Cities of Toronto and Vaughan in Ontario, Canada.
Kipling is the western terminus of the Line 2 Bloor–Danforth of the Toronto subway system.
A landfill site (also known as a tip, dump, rubbish dump, garbage dump or dumping ground and historically as a midden) is a site for the disposal of waste materials by burial.
Line 1 Yonge–University is the oldest and busiest line of the Toronto subway in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Line 3 Scarborough, originally known as the Scarborough RT, is a light metro line that is part of the Toronto subway system in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Line 4 Sheppard is the newest and shortest subway line of the Toronto subway system, operated by the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC).
Line 5 Eglinton, also known as the Eglinton Crosstown Line or the Crosstown, is a light rail line that is under construction in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The M-series, also known as M1, was the second series of rapid transit rolling stock used in the subway system of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
McCowan Yard is a rail yard on the Toronto Transit Commission's (TTC's) Line 3 Scarborough of the Toronto subway system.
A medium-capacity system (MCS) is a rail transport system with a capacity greater than light rail, but less than typical heavy-rail rapid transit.
A metro station or subway station is a railway station for a rapid transit system, which as a whole is usually called a "metro" or "subway".
Metrolinx is a Crown agency that manages and integrates road and public transport in the Golden Horseshoe region, which includes the cities of Toronto and Hamilton, in the province of Ontario in Canada.
MiWay (pronounced "my way"; stylized miWAY) is a public transport agency serving Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.
MoveOntario 2020 was a plan proposed by the Government of Ontario that would fund 52 rapid-transit projects throughout the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area in Ontario, Canada.
The National Post is a conservative Canadian English-language newspaper.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Old Toronto is the retronym of the area contained within the original boundaries of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, from 1834 to 1998.
Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada and is located in east-central Canada.
Pape is a subway station on the Bloor–Danforth line in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Philadelphia is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2017 census-estimated population of 1,580,863.
The Presidents' Conference Committee Car was a streetcar used by the Toronto Transportation Commission and the Toronto Transit Commission.
The Presto card (stylized as PRESTO) is a contactless smart card fare payment system used on participating public transit systems in the province of Ontario, Canada, specifically in Greater Toronto, Hamilton, and Ottawa.
The Prince Edward Viaduct System, commonly referred to as the Bloor Viaduct, is the name of a truss arch bridge system in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, that connects Bloor Street East, on the west side of the system, with Danforth Avenue on the east.
A quarry is a place from which dimension stone, rock, construction aggregate, riprap, sand, gravel, or slate has been excavated from the ground.
Queen Street West describes both the western branch of Queen Street, a major east-west thoroughfare, and a series of neighbourhoods or commercial districts, situated west of Yonge Street in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Rapid transit or mass rapid transit, also known as heavy rail, metro, MRT, subway, tube, U-Bahn or underground, is a type of high-capacity public transport generally found in urban areas.
Robert Bruce Ford (May 28, 1969 – March 22, 2016) was a Canadian politician and businessman who served as the 64th Mayor of Toronto from 2010 to 2014.
Scarborough Centre is a major rapid transit station and bus terminal in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, serving Line 3 Scarborough of the Toronto subway system and multiple bus routes of the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC).
Scarborough City Centre is a commercial district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Scarborough Town Centre (STC) is a shopping mall in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Scarborough (2011 Census 625,698) is an administrative district and former city in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Sherway Gardens (corporately known as CF Sherway Gardens) is a large retail shopping mall in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
A shopping mall is a modern, chiefly North American, term for a form of shopping precinct or shopping center, in which one or more buildings form a complex of shops representing merchandisers with interconnecting walkways that enable customers to walk from unit to unit.
SmartTrack is a proposed commuter rail line in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Steve Munro is an author and transit advocate from Toronto, Ontario.
The T-series, also known as the T1, is the fourth series of rapid transit rolling stock used in the subway system of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Annex is a neighbourhood in Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Globe and Mail is a Canadian newspaper printed in five cities in western and central Canada.
A third rail is a method of providing electric power to a railway locomotive or train, through a semi-continuous rigid conductor placed alongside or between the rails of a railway track.
In the study of numismatics, token coins or trade tokens are coin-like objects used instead of coins.
Toronto is the capital city of the province of Ontario and the largest city in Canada by population, with 2,731,571 residents in 2016.
The Toronto City Council is the governing body of the City of Toronto in Ontario, Canada.
The 2010 Toronto mayoral election was held on October 25, 2010, to elect a mayor of the city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Toronto Rocket (TR) is the fifth and latest series of rolling stock used in the Toronto subway system in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Toronto Star is a Canadian broadsheet daily newspaper.
The Toronto streetcar system is a network of eleven streetcar routes in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, operated by the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC).
The Toronto subway is a rapid transit system serving Toronto, Ontario, Canada, operated by the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC).
Toronto Subway, BlogTO, Derek Flack, April 5, 2011 is a geometric sans-serif typeface designed for the original section of the Toronto Transit Commission’s Yonge subway.
The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) is a public transport agency that operates bus, subway, streetcar, and paratransit services in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) uses buses and other vehicles for public transportation.
Transit City was a plan for developing public transport in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
A tunnel is an underground passageway, dug through the surrounding soil/earth/rock and enclosed except for entrance and exit, commonly at each end.
Union is a subway station on Line 1 Yonge–University of the rapid transit system in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC), also known as U of T Scarborough, is a satellite campus of the University of Toronto.
The volt (symbol: V) is the derived unit for electric potential, electric potential difference (voltage), and electromotive force.
Warden is a station on the Bloor–Danforth line in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Woodbine is a subway station on Line 2 Bloor–Danforth in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Yonge Street ("young") is a major arterial route connecting the shores of Lake Ontario in Toronto to Lake Simcoe, a gateway to the Upper Great Lakes.
York is a former city within the current city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Yorkville is a neighbourhood and former village in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
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