New Toronto streetcars

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New Toronto streetcars

Finally some modern trams as I've had the pleasure to ride across the pond.

You can see the benefits for people in wheelchairs (and those who simply have trouble climbing stairs), parents pushing strollers, cyclists etc.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/toronto-s-new-streetcars-hit-the-s...

But there are problems with the new sliding doors (because of the arrogance of local drivers) and an odd lack of legroom, given that people tend to be taller now.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/ttc-s-new-streetcars-raise-concern...

I sure wish we could get them (back) here!

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