Speaking of those neighbours..."Its next to a Wal-mart; its not like it will de-value the neighbours" - Paul (as paraphrased by me)
Of course, instead of building to the standard of the neighbour, we could do something wonderful; and demolish the neighbours.........
Here are some highlights from the public consultation for the station upgrades. Metrolinx proposed to add an entrance on the west side of the tracks (Lindenshire Ave) to make it safer and more convenient for people in that neighbourhood to walk or bike to the station, and also provide a walking route from that neighbourhood to the shops on the east side of the tracks. The people in that neighbourhood were not exactly supportive:
An update from Metrolinx a few weeks later: