Today’s Toronto Star has an article about the problems of the Wheel Trans system. For years, this “service” has been a distant second class operation within the TTC. It has all the earmarks of a service provided by the City not because it wants to, but because it has to. There are long-standing problems with the vehicles and with the dispatching system, some of which are only now being addressed.
Recently, two friends of mine set out by Wheel Trans. One is wheel-chair bound, the other was his companion for the trip. The goal is to get from Dundas & Jarvis to York Mills & DVP. Continue reading