With the Toronto Star reporting today that the TTC keeps two sets of statistics about the reliability of its new Bombardier-made streetcars, ATU Local 113 President Carlos Santos asks, “Why is the TTC misleading the public?”
The Toronto Star has learned that the TTC has a public and private set of statistics. The private statistics indicate the streetcar vehicles experience 72 per cent more instances of delays that publicly reported.
“ATU Local 113 members have known the truth about the unreliability of the new streetcars for years,” said Carlos Santos. “It’s time for the TTC to stop protecting private interests and stand up for workers and the public who deserve the real facts about streetcar reliability.”