Japan Still Has A Lot To Teach Us About Transit

Japan Still Has A Lot To Teach Us About Transit

I’m probably going to ramble a bit in this post. When I watch railfans in Japan, it never fails to amaze me. I adore their public transportation system. I’m amazed at how they keep it easy by using trains of various designs to transport people through cities and...
Gentrifying My Old Hood

Gentrifying My Old Hood

So gentrification is the process whereby the character of a poor urban area is changed by wealthier people moving in; maybe by changing the housing, and the types of businesses in an area. So why do I talk about gentrification? I grew up in the Don Mills area,...

We Need More Transit

I normally don’t drive downtown for a reason. Today I realized that driving downtown is absolute madness around The Rogers Centre and area (getting worse). I love the Condos, but traffic today was maddening. We need more transit to relieve the pressure. (at Lower...