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ION Phase 2 - Cambridge's Light Rail Transit
(02-13-2018, 12:04 PM)Canard Wrote: Everyone in Preston is bitching they don’t want it

Come now; a vocal minority in Preston is expressing displeasure. There are, I'm sure, many who would like access to that level of transit but for whatever reason are not speaking up. Let's not leave them in the cold.
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Referendum then.
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Although I think it is a terrible decision to leave yourself out of transit, and Cambridge will again pay for it as they did their busing choices, I have to agree adding it to the highway would be fun.

I found this line pretty funny though: “Can you imagine? Going down Shantz Hill is like taking the LRT over Niagara Falls.”

As if somehow trains are more unsafe than cars (with largely untrained drivers) or walking/biking down the hill.
LOL, yup. Just uninformed people who haven’t ever left the city and have no clue how transit works and what it is capable of in other cities...
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The current state of opposition to Phase 2, straight from the head of "Stop the LRT Thru Preston". They still claim the proposed route would "destroy" up to 100 properties in Preston, and they're now teaming up with residents of several Kitchener neighbourhoods in attempt to keep the route off King St and Shantz Hill as well. They still want the region to go with their alternate route to nowhere up Highway 8 and the 401.

Bring 'a strong voice' against LRT route

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