Even the bus drivers won’t drive some stretches of Hamilton road, so pockmarked are they, especially one of the city’s busiest streets, Main West, by the McMaster hospital.
“We are considering public transport free of charge in order to reduce the number of private cars,” three ministers including the environment minister, Barbara Hendricks, wrote to EU environment commissioner Karmenu Vella in the letter seen by AFP Tuesday.
There are 212,230 commuters in the Hamilton Census Subdivision (CSD) which encompasses the city of Hamilton. Of that total, nearly 70 percent work in the City of Hamilton (Table 1).
… congestion on GTA highways — a problem that is costing the average household $125 a year, according to a report from the Toronto Region Board of Trade …
About 35 residents of the Durand neighbourhood gathered at the crosswalk at Queen and Herkimer streets Monday morning holding signs appealing to drivers on Queen to slow down.
I picked up an HSR bus pass for February. According to my math it was the best deal for my money, and it was a lot of money, too. At $101.20, it took care of a healthy chunk of my disposable income this month and, being retired, I don’t have much. But now I don’t have to worry about bus money, tickets or transfers, or topping up my Presto card if I had one. It’s true that if I lose it, too bad, so sad, but I think I’m old enough to take care of things I value.