BigCityLib Strikes Back: Olivia Chow On Scarborough LRT Vs. Subway

I am happy now. On radio this morning, Olivia Chow endorsed the cheaper 7-stop Scarborough LRT over the now-approved/funded 3-stop subway and tax hike.— Daniel Dale (@ddale8) March 13, 2014 And here’s what a Leger poll back in February revealed about this issue: An independent survey conducted by Leger found that 61 per cent of ...

BigCityLib Strikes Back: Hudak Promises More Stuff He Can’t Pay For

World class cities build underground. When finances are available, our priority for Toronto will be to build subways.Translation: one day far, far down the line (as it were), Scarborough will get its subway.  One day.

BigCityLib Strikes Back: Hudak Rides The Rails

From The Clown himself: ….  Tim Hudak and the PC Party of Ontario are putting the word out that this coming Tuesday, March 6, 2012, will mark a show of support for subways in Toronto. The PC Party of Ontario wants volunteers to show up at the following TTC stations from 6:30 AM to 8:00 ...

BigCityLib Strikes Back: Tim Hudak Is The Waffle-Master

 Has anyone ever heard a Tim Hudak Presser that hasn’t ended in exactly the same way. He takes a position: “I think we’ve got a responsibility as a provincial government to help break gridlock,” said Hudak, who would repeat the word no fewer than three times during his roughly six minute address. “Money’s on the ...