defines a future in whichpublic transit maximizes its contribution to quality of life with benefitsthat support a vibrant and equitable society, a complete and compactcommunity form, a dynamic and efficient economy, and a healthy naturalenvironment. The Vision involves:
Putting transit at the centreof communities
through strongergovernment policy and decision-makingframeworks, and better community planningand design.
in all typesof communities through expansion andinnovation, so that transit systems can bothencourage and serve growing demands asthey keep pace with the changing face ofcities and towns.
Focusing on customers
and acceleratingthe delivery of flexible, integrated transitservices that meet the needs of anincreasingly diverse and discriminatingclientele.
to further reduce theindustry’s ecological footprint, improveenergy efficiency and limit greenhouse gasemissions.
Ensuring financial health
throughenhanced transit infrastructure andoperating investments by all orders ofgovernment, more progressive approachesto generating revenue, and new efficienciesin service delivery.
Strengthening knowledge andpractice
so that Canada’s transit industrycan more effectively respond to futureopportunities and challenges.
Transit Vision 2040