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  1. I believe the delivery track at Greenwood has...

    I believe the delivery track at Greenwood has been converted to train storage now, its not really possible to convert or else the TTC will lose the capability to store a train or two.
  2. my understanding is that the floors are largely...

    my understanding is that the floors are largely just concrete shells right now, there wouldn't be much to "convert" to office space. Lab space largely just means better ventilation, higher floors,...
  3. The turnaround at Union is going to have to be...

    The turnaround at Union is going to have to be short as they have only a single platform, unlike at Union.
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    Accelerating launch of this after 11 Wellesley's...

    Accelerating launch of this after 11 Wellesley's success?
  5. Yet continue support for Sheppard, finch,...

    Yet continue support for Sheppard, finch, Eglinton, hurontario, Hamilton, Waterloo, and Ottawa.
  6. The Birchmount extension under construction there...

    The Birchmount extension under construction there will really help connect these to Downtown Markham, they sit rather isolated currently.
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    Probably not, the slow order certainly won't be...

    Probably not, the slow order certainly won't be removed. They need to do the long term shutdown to rebuild the entire trackbed to fix that.
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    well, 60 years.

    well, 60 years.
  9. please, enlighten me on what I am missing. I will...

    please, enlighten me on what I am missing. I will then slowly explain to you why it is not included.

    I have a lot of older proposals that we haven't heard anything about off the model, as they are...
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    They really need to get it west of Erin Mills to...

    They really need to get it west of Erin Mills to make a difference, hell, bring it to the 407. The 401 through this stretch is probably the most underbuilt highway in the province.

    Regardless,...
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    I believe Adma means that he ran on his history...

    I believe Adma means that he ran on his history in municipal politics and his local popularity from that, not what he actually has to offer as an MPP. "vote for me because I have represented you for...
  12. I was looking at the 2013 capital plan from...

    I was looking at the 2013 capital plan from Metrolinx, and came across this little snippet:




    I wonder if they are indeed considering starting all day GO service on Kitchener when Georgetown...
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    I honestly don't see the libs losing any in...

    I honestly don't see the libs losing any in Toronto, and I could even see them getting Trinity Spadina. There may be a few switcheroos in the 905, but Toronto will likely stay a Liberal stronghold,...
  14. DRL phase 1 is 11,600. Spadina before the...

    DRL phase 1 is 11,600.

    Spadina before the additional portion to Vaughan was 7,400.
  15. The impact is no bus service, train service would...

    The impact is no bus service, train service would operate as normal.
  16. So ridership on the subway will be roughly equal...

    So ridership on the subway will be roughly equal to the DRL? How is that low ridership? And besides, being 4,000 pphd or 30% away from your maximum capacity is never a good thing. It would mean that...
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    Ipsos just came out with a new one with the...

    Ipsos just came out with a new one with the Liberals up 3 points too.. (though still behind the PCs, the gap between the two over the last 2 weeks has closed from 11% to 2% according to Ipsos)
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    ^exactly. They proposed Scarborough because they...

    ^exactly. They proposed Scarborough because they could so it to stc for the same price as the LRT, and the city took that and ran with it creating the project we have today.
  19. King blue has apparently been bought by a Chinese...

    King blue has apparently been bought by a Chinese company (Greenland) and will be built as rentals. Idk why the sales office is still open, the building isn't happening as "king blue"

    Noir will...
  20. The reason a lot of the Georgetown projects are...

    The reason a lot of the Georgetown projects are so expensive is because they are built for so many tracks, if the strachan seperation was built for 2 tracks instead of 8 it would be considerably...
  21. it presumably involves higher frequencies and has...

    it presumably involves higher frequencies and has an insane sticker price included in it.
  22. Interesting info on ridership forecasts from a...

    Interesting info on ridership forecasts from a freedom of information request:

    https://www.dropbox.com/sh/x4nlh56c74j6qav/AAAaU_qBKh_mJnCvRsib1Ng6a/Non-Confidential/MX_UPE0000008.0001.pdf

    3.08...
  23. Munro sweats the details when we should be...

    Munro sweats the details when we should be talking broad strokes.

    He cites lack of local connections while the big projects take a decade to put in place but local bus service can be changed and...
  24. the cars could always go north to Richmond.

    the cars could always go north to Richmond.
  25. Would the PoW theatre be the newest historically...

    Would the PoW theatre be the newest historically designated building in the city then? I mean its still quite new..
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