Jason Herterich is a freelance journalist and podcast producer, Queen’s University Engineering graduate, and the former 2021 TD Fellow on Disability and Inclusion at The Walrus. He enjoys covering stories that explore social justice issues impacting marginalized communities through a solution-oriented lens. His productions include a radio documentary, The Belief Score, on invisible illness that aired on CBC Podcasts’ The Doc Project. Herterich was a 2022 Local Journalism Fellow at The Local. The fellowship was made possible through the generous financial support of Galen Macdonald & Ellie Marshall.
Cost-cutting measures will push thousands of paratransit users onto the TTC, with disabled and elderly riders forced into gruelling bus and subway trips.