You can’t beat the reliability of the diesel/gas/ICE engine.
Toronto Hydro is reporting a major outage in Toronto’s east end Monday morning. The outage began around 6 a.m., impacting a large area with rough boundaries from Eglinton Ave. E. to Lakeshore Blvd., and between Yonge St. and Victoria Park Ave. The hydro distribution company, serving 756,000 customers total according to their website, says the issue is a result of a lost power supply from Hydro One.
Source: Major power outage hits Toronto’s east end | Toronto Star
I’ve been writing this for the last 25 years. Boy time flies – and nothing changes!
It’s amusing to hear that, as the city prepares to launch a pilot project on King St. to give cars the lowest priority compared to streetcars and pedestrians, there is no “war on the car” in Toronto.
Source: Toronto needs a war on the streetcar
Wonderful writer with some wonderful tales.
I was built to play Santa Claus, from my pot belly, beard and pipe to my love of everything about Christmas.
Toronto’s modern-day traffic nightmare started with former Ontario premier Bill Davis killing the Spadina Expwy. in 1971
Source: Gridlock, road tolls, inevitable result of Bill Davis’ decision to stop the Spad
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