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  1. syn replied to the thread Debate on the merits of the Scarborough Subway Extension.

    It seems that downtown residents are being short-changed when it comes to parkland! Why?! We pay taxes just like everyone else. We...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 1:05 PM
  2. syn liked Spicy Garage's post in the thread Debate on the merits of the Scarborough Subway Extension.

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  3. syn replied to the thread Doug Ford's Political Ambitions.

    Elliot and Ford seem to be the top two choices in polling. I'm sure Doug will soon be going after her for working with the Liberals.

    Feb 19, 2018 at 1:00 PM
  4. syn liked gabe's post in the thread Guelph's Petrie Building Saved..

    Guelph's Petrie Building renovations revealed as scaffolding comes down Building has been undergoing renovations and restoration since...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 12:56 PM
  5. syn liked steveintoronto's post in the thread TTC: Relief Line Proposal (DRL).

    Some seem to miss that even though "SmartTrack" in name is a fudge, the concept of better utilizing surface rail isn't....

    Feb 19, 2018 at 12:15 PM
  6. syn replied to the thread TTC: Relief Line Proposal (DRL).

    Will Smart Track help? In theory it should. For all the talk that the SSE is needed because Scarborough residents need a direct...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 6:06 PM
  7. syn replied to the thread Debate on the merits of the Scarborough Subway Extension.

    I'm pretty sure the idea that Scarborough is funding downtown transit has been debunked at least twice already. It's telling that it...

    Feb 17, 2018 at 1:19 PM
  8. syn liked salsa's post in the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    With all due respect, three people getting killed in the same intersection suggests that the real design flaw is in the roadway itself....

    Feb 17, 2018 at 3:55 AM
  9. syn liked TheTigerMaster's post in the thread Debate on the merits of the Scarborough Subway Extension.

    That's a pretty ridiculous concern to be have, given that Toronto/East York and North York generate the bulk of tax revenue in the city....

    Feb 17, 2018 at 3:50 AM
  10. syn liked AlvinofDiaspar's post in the thread Debate on the merits of the Scarborough Subway Extension.

    Except these promises are mutually contradictory - recall his constant claims that you don't need to raise taxes to build subways, and...

    Feb 17, 2018 at 3:48 AM
  11. syn replied to the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Did anyone watch the TVO leadership debate? It was bad. Mulroney seemed to be the most reasonable, but none of them stood out as...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 2:20 PM
  12. syn liked TheTigerMaster's post in the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    So here we've demonstrated the difficulty of compromise. With the SSE, we either build it or we don't. There is no "in-between" option,...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 2:13 PM
  13. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    Removing the absurd bus terminal would cripple this project even further though. With only one 6+ km stop, they need that terminal to...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 1:40 PM
  14. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    Actually, subway supporters are on the wrong side of history. There was a plan approved and paid for in 2010. Now we have something...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 1:38 PM
  15. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    It's only February, I'm sure things will improve. ;)

    Feb 15, 2018 at 8:53 PM