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  1. The video at this link ...

    The video at this link is an animation of the East Link extension in Seattle. They call it a LRT.
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    The City of Berlin was renamed the City of...

    The City of Berlin was renamed the City of Kitchener in 1916. See link.
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    Some other differences between the original 1...

    Some other differences between the original 1 Yonge subway and the subway portion of the 5 Eglinton Crosstown are:


    escalators in both directions to and from all levels (it was only an option on...
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    We, in the south, saw what happened when a...

    We, in the south, saw what happened when a Progressive Conservative MPP (member from 1981 to 2002) from Nipissing became the Ontario Premier, back in 1995. He got his revenge with his "Common Sense...
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    I would want Canada to annex Goat Island...

    I would want Canada to annex Goat Island
    http://cdn.theatlantic.com/newsroom/img/posts/2014/01/niagarafallsmap/6e9ee44b5.jpg

    or Grand Island.
    http://www.outdoorsniagara.com/uppern1.gif

    Both...
  6. There are NIMBYs both for and against having a...

    There are NIMBYs both for and against having a transit stop in any neighbourhood. There is no Willowdale Station on the Sheppard Subway because of community opposition before construction started....
  7. The Toronto Islands should get the dirt first to...

    The Toronto Islands should get the dirt first to reverse the erosion from the lake sand being diverted to the Leslie Spit.

    On another point, instead of calling the Eglinton Crosstown LRT...
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    Wonder if the candidates will have mascots to...

    Wonder if the candidates will have mascots to cheer them on?

    http://prianka42.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/mascots.jpg


    Wonder who would have a mascot similar like this?
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    Who can vote?...

    Who can vote?

    From the Toronto Who Can Vote website at this link:



    It's this part which would allow 905ers to vote for Mayor which the residents in Toronto may not want:
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    From this link...

    From this link:
    Olivia Chow vows to increase service on TTC’s busiest bus routes to allow people to ride ‘in more comfort’



    Basically, she'll reverse the Rob Ford 10% TTC service cuts. Going...
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    MAYOR - City of Toronto 2010...

    MAYOR - City of Toronto 2010
    1870 of 1870 Polls Reporting




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    On your own cell phone or land line, voice mail...

    On your own cell phone or land line, voice mail has a limit on how many messages (and length of the calls) can be recorded without erasing some or all. The default is up to 25 of up to 5 minutes...
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    But now-former Finance Minister Jim Flaherty was...

    But now-former Finance Minister Jim Flaherty was visibly upset over the news that Ford was smoking crack. See link. Harper still might put one of the Fords into the Senate.
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    Same thing is happening around the Billy Bishop...

    Same thing is happening around the Billy Bishop (Island) Airport. The airport has been there for decades, but when they try to expand the airport the condo owners and tenants start complaining about...
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    Gun? 28% still support Ford? Hmmm. Is there a...

    Gun? 28% still support Ford? Hmmm. Is there a connection?

    Be afraid, very afraid.
  16. Must have thought bicyclists are a very hardy...

    Must have thought bicyclists are a very hardy bunch with showers outside. Hope the shower water is warm during the winter at least, if they are outdoors.
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    They'll just become NIMBYs or those "Gladys...

    They'll just become NIMBYs or those "Gladys Kravitz" who will then complain about the noise. Just like those condos and nightclubs downtown.
  18. The holdup is the TTC budget. Remember the 10%...

    The holdup is the TTC budget. Remember the 10% cuts when Rob Ford came into office? There were service cuts made on the TTC. To "save" "gravy", there was a delay in moving the short turn to...
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    In Ward 11, still as of today, Rob Ford's lapdog,...

    In Ward 11, still as of today, Rob Ford's lapdog, Frances Nunziata, is still the only candidate. Acclamation?

    So far, only Ward 8 (Thomas Barclay), Ward 11 (Frances Nunziata), Ward 15 (Ahmed...
  20. Wonder if there will be reserved slots for the...

    Wonder if there will be reserved slots for the next Mayor and Councillors?
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    When I heard that Finance Minister Jim...

    When I heard that

    Finance Minister Jim Flaherty quits cabinet

    I got a shiver through me. A Ford brother for his replacement? NO!!! However, looking through this link, there was a paragraph:

    ...
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    Call control... TTC drivers are not exempt...

    Call control...


    TTC drivers are not exempt from distracted driving law: The Fixer

    From The Star, at this link:
  23. The trains could start with 2 LFLRV cars. It...

    The trains could start with 2 LFLRV cars. It could be expanded to 3 or 4 cars as the demand arises.

    With the 1 Yonge Subway & 2 Bloor-Danforth subway, they settled with 4 car trains (or 6 red...
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    In Paris and other cities of northern France,...

    In Paris and other cities of northern France, they are offering free transit because of the smog they have.

    Which level of government is paying for that?
  25. Walked around on Saturday. Don't need a car. I...

    Walked around on Saturday. Don't need a car. I expect it to be better when spring really arrives. Work still being done. Empty stores available for lease, but most stores still not open. Those stores...
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