The Trains that Subsidize Suburbia - GO Transit Commuter Rail

Commuter rail is a rail system designed to bring people from the suburbs into a central business district for work. But is it really an efficient transit system, or just another subsidy provided to car-dependent suburbanites? This video explores commuter rail in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), the train system known as "GO Transit."



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@stux And I used to complain having a train only every half hour.. .from 5:30 to 00:00.... πŸ€¦β€β™‚οΈ

@stux He didn't even mention how expensive it is to ride. Those parking palaces are mostly subsidized by fares.

@stux oooh I take that train every single day for work but I have been working from home since the early days of covid last year. I love taking this train. I kind of miss it πŸ˜…

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