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  1. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    What is the population and employment density in these areas? When was the subway built downtown, and why?

    Aug 15, 2018 at 11:30 PM
  2. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    To further highlight the deep oppression faced by Etobicoke, here a bizarre question period pivot from Ford: (along with an initial...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 11:25 PM
  3. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    For sure, that's why they haven't had any subway expansion downtown in over 50 years. Good thinking!

    Aug 15, 2018 at 11:19 PM
  4. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    As silly as that sounds, Ford has already said he wants it extended to Pickering. Oakville and Milton are the comparables to the west....

    Aug 15, 2018 at 11:17 PM
  5. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    Fixed that for you. ;)

    Aug 15, 2018 at 11:12 PM
  6. syn liked Towered's post in the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    Of course not - it's not a full scale subway.

    Aug 15, 2018 at 11:10 PM
  7. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    Stop treating the people of Etobicoke like second class citizens!

    Aug 15, 2018 at 8:32 PM
  8. syn liked W. K. Lis's post in the thread TTC: Relief Line South (In Design).

    According to the EA, there will be a wye north of the Danforth Station, built using TBM's. [ATTACH]

    Pape Danforth.jpg Aug 15, 2018 at 2:40 PM
  9. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    That's like saying the Dufferin bus is completely incompatible with Dufferin subway station. Transit City certainly wasn't perfect, but...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 9:31 AM
  10. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    Miller was for the DRL, but was a good foot soldier and went along with the politically motivated Spadina extension. That didn't lead to...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 12:10 AM
  11. syn liked steveintoronto's post in the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    You do realize what you've gone on record as stating there? She was never for it, has stated it many times, and anyone claiming that she...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 12:01 AM
  12. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    Bingo. If $4.6 billion was an acceptable cost then they would've went ahead with the three stop solution as they planned. Instead they...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 12:00 AM
  13. syn replied to the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    A thoughtful discussion requires a legitimate consideration of all factors and a broader context. Unfortunately the SSE hasn't been...

    Aug 14, 2018 at 6:13 PM
  14. syn liked JSF-1's post in the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    I don't think you can use ATC as an example considering it hasn't even made it down there yet. As far as I know the ATC is only...

    Aug 14, 2018 at 5:23 PM
  15. syn liked micheal_can's post in the thread TTC: Scarborough Subway Extension (formerly LRT replacement) (City of Toronto, Design Phase).

    Etobicoke hasn't had a new subway station since 1980. At least Scarbourough saw something in 1985..... .... see what happens when you...

    Aug 14, 2018 at 5:23 PM