Apr 21, 2006

New toys for local transit?

On April 19, 2006, Transportation Minister Harinder Takhar announced that all transit vehicles in the province will be able to use technology to improve the efficiency of their travels along Ontario's roads.

With the traffic signal pre-emption technology, buses, streetcars and other transit maintenance vehicles can shorten a red, or lengthen a green traffic signal to their advantage when approaching an intersection. This technology is currently used only by emergency vehicles. Continue…

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