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Ontario Building More Transit for York Region Families with New GO Station

March 24, 2017 01:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is making it easier for commuters and families to get around York Region and the Greater Toronto Area with the construction of a new GO station at Highway 404 and Bloomington Road. 

Ontario Improving GO Service for Students and Families in Niagara

March 15, 2017 04:15 PM | Transportation

Ontario is making it easier to get around Niagara and the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area by expanding and improving local GO Transit services to better meet the needs of students, families, and commuters. 

Making it Easier for Electric Vehicle Owners to Charge Up in Woodstock

March 10, 2017 01:30 PM | Transportation

The province is supporting Electric Vehicle (EV) drivers in their daily and long distance travels with the installation of three new EV charging stations in Woodstock -- part of an unprecedented network of public EV charging stations being installed across Ontario. 

Making it Easier for Electric Vehicle Owners to Charge Up in Peterborough

February 24, 2017 05:00 PM | Transportation

The province is supporting Electric Vehicle (EV) drivers in their daily and long distance travels with the installation of nine new EV charging stations in Peterborough--part of an unprecedented network of public EV charging stations being installed across Ontario. 

Highway 401 Improvements Keep People Moving and Create Jobs

February 24, 2017 03:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is creating jobs and improving key transportation infrastructure to keep people moving, by replacing the Wales Drive bridge in Ingleside and the Avonmore Road bridge in Long Sault.

Ontario Providing More Transit Funding for Sault Ste. Marie

February 09, 2017 03:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is boosting support for Sault Ste. Marie by providing reliable, long-term funding to improve and expand local transit and offer more travel options for commuters and families.

Ontario Providing More Transit Funding for Mississauga

February 08, 2017 02:30 PM | Transportation

Ontario is boosting support for Mississauga by providing reliable, long-term funding to improve and expand local transit and offer more travel options for commuters and families.

Ontario Providing More Transit Funding for Brampton

February 08, 2017 01:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is boosting support for Brampton by providing reliable, long-term funding to improve and expand local transit and offer more travel options for commuters and families.

Ontario Providing More Transit Funding for Barrie

February 03, 2017 04:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is boosting support for Barrie by providing reliable, long-term funding to improve and expand local transit and offer more travel options for commuters and families.

Ontario Providing More Transit Funding for Brantford

February 02, 2017 02:45 PM | Transportation

Ontario is boosting support for Brantford by providing reliable, long-term funding to improve and expand local transit and offer more travel options for commuters and families.

Ontario Moving Forward with More Transit Options for Hamilton

February 02, 2017 01:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is moving forward with planning for a proposed 16 km Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) line that would connect the Hamilton waterfront to Hamilton International Airport, making it easier for people to travel across the city.

HOT Lanes Permit Applications and Renewals Now Open

February 01, 2017 03:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario has opened the third round of permit applications and renewals for Canada's first High Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes, which provide another travel option for commuters and help manage congestion.

Ontario Providing More Transit Funding for Durham Region

February 01, 2017 12:30 PM | Transportation

Ontario is boosting support for Durham Region by providing reliable, long-term funding to improve and expand local transit and offer more travel options for commuters and families.

Ontario Moving Forward on Highway 427 Expansion in Vaughan

January 26, 2017 01:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is continuing to move forward on the expansion of Highway 427, which will help improve traffic flow and keep people moving, while creating jobs and supporting economic growth and development in Vaughan and the surrounding region.

Ontario Replacing Bridge and Widening Highway 401 in Kingston

January 19, 2017 06:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is replacing the Cataraqui River Bridge and widening Highway 401 from four to six lanes, which will help keep traffic moving and improve the daily commute for those living in the Kingston region. 

Tolling Set to Begin on Highway 407 and Highway 412

January 03, 2017 05:00 PM | Transportation

On February 1, 2017, tolling will begin on the province's new Highway 407 and Highway 412.

Ontario's Parliamentary Assistants Working to Help People in Their Everyday Lives

December 30, 2016 12:00 PM | Office of the Premier

Ontario's ministers have provided direction to parliamentary assistants (PAs) on how they will support the government's work to build Ontario up for everyone.

Growth that Creates Shared Benefits the Hallmark of Ontario in 2016

December 29, 2016 01:00 PM | Office of the Premier

The government has made substantial progress this year to build Ontario up in ways that help people in their everyday lives.

New 2017 Regulations to Lower Household Costs and Increase Consumer Protection

December 20, 2016 02:20 PM | Office of the Premier

Starting January 1, legislation and regulation changes come into effect that will help lower the cost of living, strengthen protections for consumers, and make Ontario a more inclusive place to live, work and raise a family.

Help Keep Roads Safe This Holiday Season

December 20, 2016 12:00 PM | Transportation

Ring in the New Year and celebrate safely this holiday season by driving alert and sober, or planning for a safe ride home.

More GO Train Service for Families in York and Durham Regions

December 19, 2016 01:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is helping manage congestion, provide more transit options and improve commutes for families in York and Durham Regions with new rush-hour train service on the Stouffville GO line.

Ontario Helping Cities and Towns Improve and Expand Public Transit

December 12, 2016 01:15 PM | Transportation

Ontario is helping 99 cities and towns across the province enhance and expand their transit systems, to reduce congestion, shorten commute times, and help people get to where they're going faster.

Ontario and Canada Partnering to Expand Highway 404

December 09, 2016 01:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario and Canada are partnering to expand Highway 404, to reduce congestion and provide an easier and safer drive for families and commuters travelling through York Region.

More GO Train Service for Families in Toronto and York Region

December 06, 2016 05:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is helping manage congestion, provide more transit options and improve commutes for families in York Region with new all-day, two-way weekend GO train service connecting Aurora and Toronto.

More GO Train Service for Families in the Barrie and Simcoe Region

December 05, 2016 01:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is adding more GO Train service to the Barrie line to help manage congestion, provide more transit options and improve commutes for families in Barrie and the Simcoe Region.

Provinces Reduce Barriers on Cross-Border Trucking

December 01, 2016 04:30 PM | Transportation

Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia have harmonized their requirements for long combination vehicles (LCVs), allowing carriers to transport goods more easily and efficiently across the four provinces while reducing emissions and lowering shipping costs. 

Automated Vehicles Coming to Ontario Roads

November 28, 2016 01:30 PM | Transportation

Ontario is supporting innovation in the transportation sector by launching the first automated vehicle (AV) pilot program in Canada, led by The University of Waterloo, the Erwin Hymer Group and BlackBerry QNX.

Ontario Making Daily Commute Easier for York Region Families

November 24, 2016 02:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is opening the new Gormley GO station in Richmond Hill, providing more transit options and improving commutes for families in York Region.

Ontario Improving GO Train Service with New Upgrades

November 24, 2016 01:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is improving the busy Union Station GO rail corridor to better manage congestion, increase service, and support the growing number of commuters across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA).

Ontario Improving Ferry Connections to Amherst Island

November 23, 2016 04:00 PM | Transportation

Ontario is improving access to Amherst Island by reconstructing the docks for the island's ferry service, creating jobs and improving service for local residents and visitors.

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