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  Thread: The Inclusive on Courtland | 38, 34, 30 & 29 fl | Proposed
Post: RE: The Inclusive on Courtland | 38, 34, 30 & 29 f...

bravado Wrote: (07-20-2024, 07:05 PM) -- tomh009 Wrote: (07-20-2024, 01:05 AM) -- Yeah. Because we so need more 1BR condos and less affordable housing. -- Just another time for me to rant about ho...
  creative Suburbs 315 198,036 07-21-2024, 11:51 AM
  Thread: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours

creative Wrote: (07-14-2024, 04:30 PM) -- https://torontorealtyblog.com/blog/commercialretail-condo-space/ -- This explains it all. No speculation required!
  creative Urban Areas 5,629 4,139,568 07-14-2024, 05:48 PM
  Thread: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours

https://torontorealtyblog.com/blog/commercialretail-condo-space/
  creative Urban Areas 5,629 4,139,568 07-14-2024, 04:30 PM
  Thread: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment
Post: RE: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment

For someone that doesn’t own a car you come across as knowing everything about those that do. Why do you even care? You left!
  creative Urban Areas 425 101,418 07-04-2024, 01:26 PM
  Thread: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment
Post: RE: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment

danbrotherston Wrote: (07-04-2024, 10:20 AM) -- creative Wrote: (07-04-2024, 08:40 AM) -- It’s currently sitting there empty. Why not make a bit of money until there is a plan in place. Many will ne...
  creative Urban Areas 425 101,418 07-04-2024, 11:49 AM
  Thread: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment
Post: RE: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment

danbrotherston Wrote: (07-04-2024, 01:24 AM) -- *rolls eyes*.... It's magical how easily things become parking and how impossible it is to change afterwards. I really have to wonder how a decision...
  creative Urban Areas 425 101,418 07-04-2024, 08:40 AM
  Thread: Driving vs transit
Post: RE: Urban parks

The problem with a 25 minute bus ride is the it is 40 minutes round trip longer than driving. And like I previously indicated it is all about convenience. I think that it is great that people choose t...
  creative Transportation and Infrastructure 17 599 06-25-2024, 04:03 PM
  Thread: Driving vs transit
Post: Driving vs transit

It comes down to convienience for us. It is a 5 minute drive or 25 minute bus ride from our house.
  creative Transportation and Infrastructure 17 599 06-25-2024, 11:25 AM
  Thread: Urban parks
Post: RE: Urban parks

Those lots are always filled during CITS events.
  creative Urban Areas 70 27,286 06-24-2024, 07:45 PM
  Thread: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours

danbrotherston Wrote: (06-19-2024, 04:17 PM) -- Acitta Wrote: (06-19-2024, 03:30 PM) -- New Kitchener bylaw would assist tenants, replace some rental housing lost to redevelopment (https://www.there...
  creative Urban Areas 5,629 4,139,568 06-19-2024, 05:38 PM
  Thread: 247 Lowther Street North | 3fl | Proposed
Post: RE: 247 Lowther Street North | 3fl | Proposed

And assholes gonna asshole!
  creative Urban Areas 12 846 06-12-2024, 04:23 PM
  Thread: General Urban Cambridge Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Cambridge Updates and Rumours

cherrypark Wrote: (05-06-2024, 03:27 PM) -- Not opposed to the concept that new developments shouldn't carry the burden of affordable housing costs, but just passing the buck to the province vs. any ...
  creative Urban Areas 372 341,175 05-06-2024, 06:20 PM
  Thread: Farmland conversion and landfill sites
Post: RE: Farmland conversion and landfill sites

Does anyone know what is happening with the property on the other side of Highway 8 just past the Wilmot recreation complex? They have been moving dirt around for the past 2 years. Appears to be prep ...
  creative Politics 208 12,851 05-02-2024, 07:59 AM
  Thread: Farmland conversion and landfill sites
Post: RE: Farmland conversion and landfill sites

dtkmelissa Wrote: (04-30-2024, 04:06 PM) -- As an aside (sorry if this isn't the right space for this), I have taken some time away from the site due to what I perceive as schoolyard antics and name-...
  creative Politics 208 12,851 05-01-2024, 06:02 PM
  Thread: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours

I just counted over 100 resale condos on Realtor in downtown Kitchener. I also noticed that there are still for rent signs on Civic 66 and The Scott as well as the rental building beside the Arrow lof...
  creative Urban Areas 5,629 4,139,568 04-25-2024, 08:10 AM
  Thread: Farmland conversion and landfill sites
Post: RE: Farmland conversion and landfill sites

I often wonder what the real unemployment rate might be. To my knowledge, we don’t count individuals who have exhausted their unemployment and don’t find work. Are they just considered employed at tha...
  creative Politics 208 12,851 04-15-2024, 12:32 PM
  Thread: Farmland conversion and landfill sites
Post: RE: Farmland conversion and landfill sites

We can build all the housing we want but people also need good paying jobs to be able to afford that housing. Surprisingly a lot of the recently purpose built (the last 2 or 3 years) rental buildings ...
  creative Politics 208 12,851 04-13-2024, 04:04 PM
  Thread: Road design, safety and Vision Zero
Post: RE: Road design, safety and Vision Zero

I saw on Reddit that the 9 year old boy who was hit was apparently playing rollerblade ball hockey on the street. The other kids he was playing with cleared the street for the car who was appearently ...
  creative Transportation and Infrastructure 601 203,856 03-27-2024, 04:53 PM
  Thread: Farmland conversion and landfill sites
Post: RE: Schneider Family Lands donation to rare charit...

Not a farmer but I did Agricultural (herbicide, pesticide, seed) marketing for a long time and would totally agree.
  creative Politics 208 12,851 03-27-2024, 11:50 AM
  Thread: Farmland conversion and landfill sites
Post: Farmland conversion and landfill sites

Crop rotation offers the most effective, indirect method of minimizing pest, disease and weed problems and maintaining and enhancing soil structure and fertility. Crop rotations can limit build-up of ...
  creative Politics 208 12,851 03-27-2024, 11:07 AM
  Thread: Farmland conversion and landfill sites
Post: RE: Schneider Family Lands donation to rare charit...

Someone has been grading and moving dirt on this property for at least the last two summers so it was never going back to farmland.
  creative Politics 208 12,851 03-25-2024, 11:57 AM
  Thread: Grand River Transit
Post: RE: Grand River Transit

Is there anywhere that I can find ridership broken down to show the percentage of student trips? Just curious to see if the increase in ridership correlates with the recent increase in student populat...
  creative Transportation and Infrastructure 4,400 3,354,879 03-25-2024, 10:57 AM
  Thread: Bingeman Park former Campground area
Post: RE: Bingeman Park former Campground area

Rainrider22 Wrote: (02-23-2024, 10:31 AM) -- jeffster Wrote: (02-22-2024, 10:33 PM) -- It's the new hospital -- part of the feasibility study anyway. -- Bingemans camping is still there.  They are b...
  creative Urban Design 10 2,200 02-23-2024, 11:49 AM
  Thread: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment
Post: RE: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment

danbrotherston Wrote: (02-20-2024, 06:08 PM) -- creative Wrote: (02-20-2024, 05:31 PM) -- Which road would that be? -- The gardener expressway east project. -- I thought that the province took o...
  creative Urban Areas 425 101,418 02-20-2024, 06:32 PM
  Thread: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment
Post: RE: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment

danbrotherston Wrote: (02-20-2024, 02:46 PM) -- panamaniac Wrote: (02-20-2024, 02:17 PM) -- Just because only a portion of the population uses a public facility is hardly a reason not to invest in s...
  creative Urban Areas 425 101,418 02-20-2024, 05:31 PM
  Thread: 236 Victoria St N | 40 & 35 fl | Proposed
Post: RE: 236 Victoria St N | 40 & 35 fl | Proposed

Are they still planning on moving to this location. When first announced, their appeared to be construction activity (at least the presence of construction vehicles), but every time I drive by now the...
  creative Urban Areas 82 8,705 01-10-2024, 12:05 PM

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