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Matti Siemiatycki remarks on how school zones work – One-third of Ontario parents believe school zones are unsafe: Ipsos poll

Jennifer Keesmaat authors a report on the failure of mid-sized Canadian cities to capitalize on overheating housing markets – Maclean’s

Steven Farber offers his expertise in a report on driverless car technology – CNNtech

In UofT News – Ron Buliung’s research helps to make kids’ trips to school more active and accessible

Jennifer Keesmaat weighs in on how King St. pilot is going – CBC Metro Morning

Ron Buliung studies kids’ school transportation habits – UofT News

SAUSy Lab researchers in the NEWS – Toronto King St. pilot project

The King St. pilot project has caused dramatic improvements in travel times and reliability on the TTC’s busiest streetcar route, according to data analyzed by department researchers in the Spatial Analysis of Urban Systems Lab – Steven Farber: https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/transportation/2017/12/04/king-st-pilot-has-slashed-streetcar-travel-times-stats-show.html https://qtelegram.com/movement-of-trams-on-king-street-during-peak-hours-was-slightly-faster-photos/3601 http://toronto.ctvnews.ca/king-st-pilot-speeding-up-travel-times-by-4-to-5-minutes-during-rush-hour-study-1.3706035 https://globalnews.ca/news/3894988/king-street-pilot-travel-times/ Michael Widener: http://toronto.citynews.ca/2017/12/04/report-early-data-shows-king-street-pilot-project-cutting-commute-times/ http://www.680news.com/2017/12/04/report-early-data-shows-king-street-pilot-project-cutting-commute-times/

Matti Siemiatycki analyzes the latest census data on commuting on CityNews at 6

CityNews speaks with Matti to get his thoughts on what this report means to the city and if the city staff are getting it right. Online video

Anna Kramer comments on public transit usage in the Toronto Star

More women commute by public transit than men, census data shows … Read entire article 

Matti Siemiatycki highlights the opportunities provided by the new TTC subway extension on CityNews

Parking on the line … View the tv broadcast Video