Here are some media articles and TV spots that STA and our positions have been featured in:

  • We complained to the municipal auditor general about the infamous briefing note we feel inflated the projected cost of the 7 stop LRT and caused council to vote once more for the subway in February. She’s now released her report, alleging that the numbers were not cooked politically. The report does outline her recommendations for the future. Read about them and our complaint here. CBC Toronto, October 13th.
  • CP24 also covered this story, with more emphasis on our demand for a full value for money analysis of the transit plans for Scarborough.
  • Our concerns about the lack of evidence-based decision-making in the approval of the Lawrence East and Kirby GO/Smart Track stations are wonderfully addressed in this article. Toronto Star, Sept 18th
  • Auditor should examine Scarborough subway extension, Toronto Star, Sept 5th.
  • CBC News Toronto on our submission to the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change; Thursday August 31st.
  • Urban Toronto, a popular discussion forum on city issues, posted an excellent breakdown of our position on the LRT network and complaint to the Auditor General
  • Have a listen: we were interviewed on Metro Morning about our Auditor General complaint and our fight for transit in Scarborough
  • Citynews coverage of our Auditor General Complaint
  • CBC News on our complaint to the Auditor General of Ontario
  • CBC news on our August 17th protest at Lawrence East SRT station
  • CTV News Toronto video featuring our complaint to the Toronto Ombudsman and our protest at City Hall: Watch here from 21:07 to 21:40.
  • Toronto Star January 19th, 2017 article on STA’s complaint to Toronto Ombudsman re: Leaked TTC briefing note.
  • Letter to the Editor, Nov 10, 2016, Toronto Star
  • A piece by one of our members, Vince Puhakka, on why ridesharing isn’t a substitute for public transit, October 6, 2016, Torontoist
  • Article on our Transit Fairness Night event hosted in collaboration with TTCriders and East Scarborough Storefront, Sept 14, 2016, InsideToronto
  • Our letter thanking Councillor Josh Matlow for being a voice for a Scarborough LRT network, Aug 12, 2016, InsideToronto