Transit

Projects Under Construction

 

Ottawa

Confederation Line
Agency: City of Ottawa/OC Transpo
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length: 12.5km
Anticipated Construction Period: 2013-2017
Project Value: $2.13 billion
Description: New east-west line through the City of Ottawa connecting the existing Bus Rapid Transitway at Tunney's Pasture Station and Blair Road, with connections to the existing Trillium Line.

http://www.ligneconfederationline.ca

 

Toronto

Eglinton Crosstown LRT
Agency: Metrolinx
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length: 19km
Anticipated Construction Period:2011-2020
Project Value:  $5.3 billion
Description: LRT through midtown Toronto, including a 10 km tunnelled portion between Keele Street and Laird Drive.

http://www.thecrosstown.ca/

Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension
Agency: Toronto Transit Commission
Transit Type: Subway
Length: 8.6km
Anticipated Construction Period: 2010-2017
Project Value: $2.6 billion
Description: Extension of the subway system across the municipal boundary of Toronto, extending from Downsview Station to a new terminus in Vaughan, Ontario.

https://ttc.ca/Spadina/index.jsp

GO Transit Regional Express Rail
Agency: GO Transit / Metrolinx
Transit Type: Regional Rail
Length:
Anticipated Construction Period: 2015-2024
Project Value: $13.5 billion
Description: Ten-year program to electrify and introduce all-day two-way service on GO Transit's existing commuter rail corridors

http://www.metrolinx.com/en/regionalplanning/rer/

 

Vancouver

Evergreen Line
Agency: Translink
Transit Type: Light Metro
Length: 11km
Anticipated Construction Period: 2012-2016
Project Value: $1.3 billion
Description: New SkyTrain line to connect Coquitlam to Vancouver via Port Moody and Burnaby.

http://www.evergreenline.gov.bc.ca/

 

Waterloo Region

ION Rapid Transit
Agency: Region of Waterloo
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length: 19km
Anticipated Construction Period: 2014-2017
Project Value: $818 million
Description: Light rail transit to link Waterloo and Kitchener.

http://rapidtransit.regionofwaterloo.ca/en/

 

Funded Future Projects

 

Calgary

Green Line LRT
Agency: Calgary Transit
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length: 40km
Anticipated Construction Period: 2017-2024
Project Value: $4.6 billion
Description: New LRT line from North Pointe to Seton, via downtown Calgary.

https://www.calgarytransit.com/plans-projects/lrt/plans-and-projects-green-line

 

Edmonton

Valley Line LRT Phase 1
Agency: Edmonton Transit System
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length: 13.1km
Anticipated Construction Period: 2016-2020
Project Value: $1.8 billion
Description: New LRT line from downtown Edmonton to Mill Woods

http://www.edmonton.ca/transportation/ets/future_transit/southeast-to-west-lrt-mill-woods-to-lewis-farms.aspx

 

Hamilton

Hamilton LRT
Agency: Metrolinx
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length: 11km
Anticipated Construction Period: 2019-2024
Project Value: $1 billion
Description: McMaster University to Queenston

https://www.hamilton.ca/city-initiatives/priority-projects/rapid-transit

 

Mississauga and Brampton

Hurontario-Main LRT
Agency: Metrolinx
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length: 23km
Anticipated Construction Period: 2018-2022
Project Value: $1.6 billion
Description: Brampton GO Station to Port Credit GO Station

http://lrt-mississauga.brampton.ca/EN/Pages/Welcome.aspx

 

Montréal

Train de l'Ouest
Agency: Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec / STM
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length: 28km
Anticipated Construction Period: Completion in 2020
Project Value: $2.6 billion
Description: New LRT line from downtown Montréal to Pointe-Claire. Funds tentatively committed. Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec to assess financial viability.

https://www.amt.qc.ca/en/about/vision/public-transit-vision

LRT A-10
Agency: Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec / STM
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length:15km
Anticipated Construction Period: Completion in 2020
Project Value:$2.9 billion
Description: New LRT line from downtown Montréal to the South Shore, via the new Champlain Bridge. Funds tentatively committed. Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec to assess financial viability.

https://www.amt.qc.ca/en/about/vision/public-transit-vision

 

Ottawa

Ottawa Stage 2 LRT
Agency:City of Ottawa / OC Transpo
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length: 30km
Anticipated Construction Period:TBD
Project Value:$3 billion
Description: Confederation Line extension west to Bayshore Station and southwest to Baseline Station, Confederation Line extension east to Place d'Orleans Station and Trillium Line extension south to Riverside South at Bowesville.

http://www.stage2lrt.ca/

Toronto

Finch West LRT
Agency: Metrolinx
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length:11km
Anticipated Construction Period: 2016-2021
Project Value: $1.2 billion
Description: New LRT line from the new Finch West subway station to Humber College.

http://www.metrolinx.com/en/projectsandprograms/transitexpansionprojects/transit_expansion.aspx

Sheppard East LRT
Agency: Metrolinx
Transit Type: Light Rail
Length:13km
Anticipated Construction Period: 2021 start
Project Value:$1 billion
Description: New LRT line from Don Mills subway station to Morningside Avenue.

http://www.metrolinx.com/en/projectsandprograms/transitexpansionprojects/toronto_lrt.aspx

Scarborough Subway Extension
Agency: Metrolinx / TTC
Transit Type: Subway
Length: TBD
Anticipated Construction Period: 15-year plan
Project Value: TBD
Description: Extension of the Bloor-Danforth Subway to Scarborough Town Centre. Route currently under study.

http://www.scarboroughsubwayextension.ca/

 

Planned Future Projects

 

Calgary

South LRT Extension
Agency: Calgary Transit
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: 3.5km
Anticipated Schedule: Medium-term
Project Value: $180 million
Description: Extension of the Red Line south from Somerset-Bridlewood to 210 Avenue South.

http://www.routeahead.ca/

Northeast LRT Extension
Agency: Calgary Transit
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length:7.5km
Anticipated Schedule: Medium-term
Project Value: $355 million
Description: Extension of the Blue Line northeast from Saddletowne to 128 Avenue North.

http://www.routeahead.ca/

Airport Transit
Agency: Calgary Transit
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: 5km
Anticipated Schedule:
Project Value: $175 million
Description: Spur off the Blue Line from Saddletowne to Calgary International Airport.

http://www.routeahead.ca/

8 Avenue Subway
Agency: Calgary Transit
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: 2km
Anticipated Schedule: Long-Term
Project Value: $800 million
Description: Construct tunnel to separate the Red Line and Blue Line LRTs which currently share 7 Avenue.

http://www.routeahead.ca/

 

Edmonton

Valley Line LRT Phase 2
Agency: Edmonton Transit System
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: 14km
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value:TBD
Description: Extension west from downtown Edmonton to Lewis Farms.

http://www.edmonton.ca/transportation/ets/future_transit/lrt-network-plan.aspx

Capital Line Northeast Extension
Agency:Edmonton Transit System
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length:2.9km
Anticipated Schedule:TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: Extension north from Clareview to Gorman.

http://www.edmonton.ca/transportation/ets/future_transit/lrt-network-plan.aspx

Capital Line Northeast Extension
Agency: Edmonton Transit System
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value: $210 million
Description: Extension south from Century Park to Desrochers.

http://www.edmonton.ca/transportation/ets/future_transit/lrt-network-plan.aspx

Metro Line Northeast Extension
Agency: Edmonton Transit System
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: 11km
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: Extension of the Metro Line from NAIT to the North City Limits (Campbell Road).

http://www.edmonton.ca/transportation/ets/future_transit/lrt-network-plan.aspx

Energy Line LRT
Agency: Edmonton Transit System
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: New LRT line from Lewis Farms to Sherwood Park.

http://www.edmonton.ca/transportation/ets/future_transit/lrt-network-plan.aspx

Festival Line LRT
Agency: Edmonton Transit System
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: New LRT line from Sherwood Park to Mill Woods, via downtown Edmonton.

http://www.edmonton.ca/transportation/ets/future_transit/lrt-network-plan.aspx

 

Halifax

Halifax Commuter Rail
Agency: Halifax Transit
Transit Type: Commuter Rail
Status: Feasibility Study
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: Route options under consideration for service from the Halifax VIA Station to various suburban areas.

https://www.halifax.ca/transit/commuterrail.php

Montreal

Mont Royal Tunnel capacity and Blainville–Saint-Jérôme line connection
Agency: AMT
Transit Type: Commuter Rail
Status:Planned
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: Capacity expansion of the Mont Royal Tunnel for the Deux-Montagnes and Mascouche lines and construction of a rail link to allow the Blainville-Saint-Jérôme line to access the tunnel.

https://www.amt.qc.ca/en/about/vision/public-transit-vision

AMT Electrification
Agency: AMT
Transit Type: Commuter Rail
Status: Planned
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule:TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: Electrification of the Blainville-Saint-Jérôme, Mascouche, Mont-Saint-Hillaire, Candiac, and Vaudreuil-Hudson lines.

https://www.amt.qc.ca/en/about/vision/public-transit-vision

 

Surrey


Surrey Light Rail Transit Project
Agency: Translink
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status:Planned
Length: 27 km total
Anticipated Schedule:
Project Value:$2.1 billion
Description: Three proposed LRT lines radiating from Surrey City Centre along King George Blvd. to Newton, 104 Ave. to Guildford and the Fraser Hwy. to Langley Centre.

http://www.translink.ca/en/Plans-and-Projects/Rapid-Transit-Projects/Surrey-Light-Rail-Transit.aspx

 

Toronto

GO Havelock, Bolton and Seaton Lines
Agency: Metrolinx / GO Transit
Transit Type: Commuter Rail
Status: Planned
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule: 25-year plan
Project Value: TBD
Description: Three new commuter rail lines to the Bolton and Seaton communities and east Markham via the Havelock Subdivision.

http://www.metrolinx.com/thebigmove/en/

Yonge Subway Extension
Agency: Metrolinx/TTC
Transit Type: Subway
Status: Planned
Length: 6.8 km
Anticipated Schedule: 15 year plan
Project Value: $3.1billion
Description: Extension of the Yonge Subway into York Region.

http://www.metrolinx.com/thebigmove/en/

Relief Line
Agency:Metrolinx/TTC
Transit Type: Subway
Status: Planned
Length:TBD
Anticipated Schedule:15 year plan
Project Value: TBD
Description: New subway line in downtown Toronto to relieve capacity constraints on the Yonge Subway Line.

http://www.metrolinx.com/thebigmove/en/

East Bayfront LRT
Agency: TTC
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: New LRT line on Queens Quay to service the East Bayfront developments on Toronto's waterfront.

http://www.waterfrontoronto.ca/explore_projects2/east_bayfront

Vancouver

UBC Line/Broadway Corridor Extension
Agency: Translink
Transit Type: Light Metro
Status: Planned
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: Extension of the Millenium SkyTrain line from VCC-Clark to Arbutus St., with future extension to the UBC campus via BRT, LRT or SkyTrain technology.

http://www.translink.ca/en/Plans-and-Projects/Rapid-Transit-Projects/Broadway-SkyTrain-Extension.aspx

Victoria

Douglas Street LRT
Agency: B.C. Transit
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: New LRT line between downtown Victoria and the West Shore.

http://bctransit.com/victoria/transit-future/victoria-rapid-transit

 

Waterloo Region

ION Rapid Transit Extension
Agency: Region of Waterloo
Transit Type: Light Rail
Status: Planned
Length: TBD
Anticipated Schedule: TBD
Project Value: TBD
Description: Phase 2 of the LRT plan: extension south to Cambridge.

http://rapidtransit.regionofwaterloo.ca/en/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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