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Steve Hymon

The art of transit

photo by mimmopellicola, via Flickr Nicely composed image of a standing-room only ride on the Tokyo Metro. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to sourcemetro@gmail.com. The photos we’ve featured can be seen in these galleries on Flickr. Or [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Brian Cameron, via Flickr Nice shot of streetcar tracks being reconstructed in the Roncesvalles section of Toronto. That’s not exactly a very wide street, eh? To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to sourcemetro@gmail.com. The photos we’ve [continue reading]

Subway planners look ahead

I had the chance to sit in this morning with the subway planning team at Metro. It was the first time the entire team had gathered since Thursday, when the Metro Board of Directors approved the staff recommendation to build the Westside Subway Extension on an alignment mostly along Wilshire [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Jim Watkins, via Flickr Looks like it was a beautiful fall day in Evanston, where this image of the Chicago El — here running at street level (gasp!) — was taken on Sunday. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group [continue reading]