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Explaining and demystifying transit in Toronto and beyond

Explaining and demystifying transit in Toronto and beyond

Location:

Canada

Description:

Explaining and demystifying transit in Toronto and beyond

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 010: The Case for Free Transit

9/13/2021
A super-sized episode about free transit: what it means, how to do it, where it’s been tried, and its successful[...] The post Episode 010: The Case for Free Transit appeared first on The Next Stop Podcast.

Duration:00:52:48

Episode 009: What is Dundas West Station?

6/28/2021
The next instalment of Station Shorts takes us to Dundas West subway station, where we encounter Vincent Loop, a two-way[...] The post Episode 009: What is Dundas West Station? appeared first on The Next Stop Podcast.

Duration:00:37:23

Episode 008: Meet Fenton Jagdeo Jr.

5/31/2021
A feature interview with Fenton Jagdeo Jr., the newest and youngest person to serve on the board of the Toronto[...] The post Episode 008: Meet Fenton Jagdeo Jr. appeared first on The Next Stop Podcast.

Duration:00:24:40

Episode 007: Fair Enforcement

4/8/2021
We tackle the thorny issue of TTC fare enforcement: its recent origins, why we don’t like it, and what the[...] The post Episode 007: Fair Enforcement appeared first on The Next Stop Podcast.

Duration:00:35:48

Episode 006: What is Bessarion Station?

2/10/2021
The next installment of our Station Shorts miniseries takes us to Bessarion station, the infamously isolated station of Line 4. The post Episode 006: What is Bessarion Station? appeared first on The Next Stop Podcast.

Duration:00:19:50

Episode 005b: Shut It All Down (Part 2)

12/14/2020
A look back at the U.S. anti-racism protests in May-June 2020, and the unprecedented transit shutdowns in New York City,[...] The post Episode 005b: Shut It All Down (Part 2) appeared first on The Next Stop Podcast.

Duration:00:35:53

Episode 005: Shut It All Down (Part 1)

11/10/2020
A look back at the U.S. anti-racism protests in May-June 2020, and the unprecedented transit shutdowns in New York City,[...] The post Episode 005: Shut It All Down (Part 1) appeared first on The Next Stop Podcast.

Duration:00:29:41

Episode 004: What is Chester Station?

9/23/2020
First in our Station Shorts miniseries: A profile of Chester subway station, the most unassuming station on Line 2.

Duration:00:15:25

Episode 003: The Miracle of Brampton Transit

7/24/2020
A feature episode on the city of Brampton, Ontario, a car-centric suburb that’s achieving and sustaining impressive ridership growth through its “Transit First” approach to planning, operations, and policy. Guests: Sean Marshall, urban geographer; Alex Milojevic, General Manager of Brampton Transit; Mayor Patrick Brown, City of Brampton.

Duration:00:41:15

Episode 002: Very Special Episode: The Effects of COVID-19 on Transit

6/6/2020
A very special episode that examines how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected transit in three Canadian cities: Toronto, Windsor, and New Westminster. Guests: Carlos Santos, president of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 113; Councillor Rino Bortolin, City of Windsor; Councillor Nadine Nakagawa, City of New Westminster; Petros Kusmu, SaveTransit.

Duration:01:09:55

Episode 001: The Ontario Line

4/27/2020
In the pilot episode of The Next Stop, Helen Lee and Vincent Puhakka share why they want to explain and demystify transit in Toronto and beyond. Vincent takes a first look at the proposed Ontario Line subway in an interview with veteran transit advocate, Steve Munro. Helen introduces the ongoing series, My Transit Story.

Duration:00:31:48