ShonTron's Recent Activity

  1. ShonTron replied to the thread GO Transit Midtown Corridor.

    This sort of rail banking is not entirely without precedent. GO Transit purchased tracks between Stouffville and Uxbridge as CN was...

    May 23, 2018 at 3:24 PM
  2. ShonTron liked Skeezix's post in the thread General cycling issues (Is Toronto bike friendly?).

    As someone who often walks to the Financial District to work from the Danforth, and therefore sees a lot of downtown traffic close-up...

    May 23, 2018 at 2:22 PM
  3. ShonTron liked AlvinofDiaspar's post in the thread Toronto | Waterfront Innovation Centre | 53m | 12s | Waterfront Toronto | Sweeny &Co.

    You can almost call it Corus Quay, Phase II. AoD

    May 23, 2018 at 10:35 AM
  4. ShonTron replied to the thread General cycling issues (Is Toronto bike friendly?).

    The trail leads into the sidewalk on the bridges, so if you use the MGT, you're supposed to. There are signs. Some cyclists might not...

    May 23, 2018 at 10:05 AM
  5. ShonTron replied to the thread General cycling issues (Is Toronto bike friendly?).

    I usually ride on Cherry Street itself - the Martin Goodman trail is too narrow in this section. I then don't also have to dismount to...

    May 23, 2018 at 9:27 AM
  6. ShonTron replied to the thread Crosstown LRT | Metrolinx.

    No. The L is well used by middle class and some wealthier commuters, like the subways in New York and Washington and even LA. It's true...

    May 22, 2018 at 4:38 PM
  7. ShonTron replied to the thread 2018 Municipal Election: Toronto Council Races.

    Will you also complain about Norm Kelly or Frank Di Giorgio, who have been in municipal office even longer and have also signed their...

    May 22, 2018 at 11:02 AM
  8. ShonTron replied to the thread Toronto | One Bloor East | 257m | 76s | Great Gulf | Hariri Pontarini.

    Indeed. I was in a Nordstrom Rack recently on State Street in Chicago. It too has the exposed ceiling, but looked a lot better than 1...

    May 22, 2018 at 10:45 AM
  9. ShonTron liked Amare's post in the thread Toronto | One Bloor East | 257m | 76s | Great Gulf | Hariri Pontarini.

    While Nordstrom's Rack stores can (and probably will) get away with it since it's an off-price model, they should revisit their little...

    May 22, 2018 at 10:41 AM
  10. ShonTron liked kEiThZ's post in the thread High Speed Rail: London - Kitchener-Waterloo - Pearson Airport - Toronto.

    So it'll go from being HSR to a really good HFR line? This is the worst case scenario? I'm still good with that.

    May 20, 2018 at 11:11 PM
  11. ShonTron replied to the thread King Street Pilot (Streetcar Transit Priority).

    Better for transit riders? What? Splitting the streetcar service in two, many blocks apart? The only way transit riders can plan for the...

    May 20, 2018 at 11:09 AM
  12. ShonTron replied to the thread TTC: Other Items (catch all).

    Post-It notes? That’s the worst temporary signage I have ever seen, and that’s counting the duct tape lettering at St. Clair West a few...

    May 20, 2018 at 8:03 AM
  13. ShonTron replied to the thread High Speed Rail: London - Kitchener-Waterloo - Pearson Airport - Toronto.

    Uh, the festival season runs from April to the end of October. The Stratford Festival isn't a one weekend music fest.

    May 18, 2018 at 1:49 PM
  14. ShonTron liked ChesterCopperpot's post in the thread Toronto | Bay and Edward Condos | 72m | 22s | Conservatory Group | Richmond Architects.

    50? Although they may have their hands tied

    May 17, 2018 at 5:01 PM
  15. ShonTron replied to the thread When is enough transit infrastructure enough?.

    That was a shame, as it eliminated a useful connection to Metra and the South Shore Line. It wasn't for lack of funding or use but a...

    May 17, 2018 at 2:01 PM