Tag Archives: TTC

Chinatown Right-Of-Way

I was thinking about the heated subways vs. LRT debate taking place at City Hall when I saw this worker crossing Spadina’s dedicated streetcar lane with his burden of fruit boxes. Try your hardest, Toronto politicians, bureaucrats and engineers, you’ll never tame this crazy town.

City Bingo

While stuck on the King streetcar, our 11-year-old guest inquired, “Why do they call it The Rocket?”

We’re heading downtown again today, so we figured a new Bingo card was in order. (If you want to play, click on the image for a print-quality version.)


The Dundas Streetcar, with an average speed of 10 km/h, is more theme park tram than rapid transit.
Click the image to see it bigger (lots of detail in this sketch):Dundasland, The Happiest Streetcar Ride on Earth

Streetcar sympathy

Not everyone has gotten the hang of the new streetcar right-of-way on St. Clair. This driver understands.

Transit fare hike sketchbook omnibus, part 2

Transit fare hike sketchbook omnibus, part 1