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  Thread: King-Victoria Transit Hub
Post: RE: King-Victoria Transit Hub

ijmorlan Wrote: (11-25-2022, 09:06 AM) -- timio Wrote: (11-25-2022, 08:39 AM) -- That would only work if it was in the middle of the green belt. -- And it wouldn’t be worth it even if that were th...
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 1,093 762,289 11-25-2022, 09:23 AM
  Thread: King-Victoria Transit Hub
Post: RE: King-Victoria Transit Hub

dunkalunk Wrote: (11-24-2022, 10:29 PM) -- Out of the loop, when do we get our train station? Do we need to vote conservative? -- That would only work if it was in the middle of the green belt.
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 1,093 762,289 11-25-2022, 08:39 AM
  Thread: Grand River Transit
Post: RE: Grand River Transit

Presto cards had an expiry at the beginning too.
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 3,914 2,748,915 11-20-2022, 10:22 AM
  Thread: General Road and Highway Discussion
Post: RE: General Road and Highway Discussion

I've seen paving done as late as mid December, so there's still likely time.
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 2,967 1,843,213 11-13-2022, 10:49 AM
  Thread: Homer Watson Business Park. (Formerly JDP Business & Technology Park)
Post: RE: Homer Watson Business Park. (Formerly JDP Busi...

I've been somewhat skeptical that the two buildings that were not demolished would ever be viable for re-use. It seems more likely any company would rather just start fresh to ensure the space works f...
  timio Suburbs 21 5,314 11-05-2022, 11:12 PM
  Thread: ION - Waterloo Region's Light Rail Transit
Post: RE: ION - Waterloo Region's Light Rail Transit

The solution is automatic bollards that come up restricting movement every time there's a train nearby. Where's the bollard lobby when you need them?
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 16,937 8,963,913 10-29-2022, 08:26 PM
  Thread: General Retail News
Post: RE: General Retail News

When attempting to get some furniture a few months ago, it was rare to see the option of shipping to the Gage location appear in the shipping options. It was more likely to show the only option being ...
  timio Retail 871 697,393 10-16-2022, 10:22 PM
  Thread: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours

ac3r Wrote: (10-13-2022, 02:10 PM) -- Some small updates. I won't start any threads since there isn't much to say about these yet. But... There's 196 stacked townhouses proposed for 2155 Strasbu...
  timio Urban Areas 4,977 3,174,855 10-13-2022, 03:53 PM
  Thread: Federal redistricting 2022
Post: RE: Federal redistricting 2022

Just waiting for everything between Trussler and Fisher Hallman to be absorbed by Kitchener Centre. That would have been a better move to keep like interests together.
  timio Politics 4 706 10-10-2022, 08:31 PM
  Thread: General Road and Highway Discussion
Post: RE: General Road and Highway Discussion

I saw a proposal for a stacked townhouse development at 2155 Strasburg Road, which is safely on the south end of the new extension. I guess this would be a catalyst to open it past Rockcliffe. The ...
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 2,967 1,843,213 10-04-2022, 08:33 PM
  Thread: General Suburban Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Suburban Updates and Rumours

neonjoe Wrote: (09-23-2022, 06:49 AM) -- The Target at Masonville Place had a shopping cart escalator beside the normal escalators. Also for a throwback, the Canadian tire on King and Borden was a ...
  timio Suburbs 986 745,301 09-23-2022, 09:26 AM
  Thread: Cycling in Waterloo Region
Post: RE: Cycling in Waterloo Region

There were traffic signals at the southbound 85 exit to Bridgeport about 10-12 years ago, but they didn't last more than a year or two. I recall the stop line for eastbound traffic was at an awkward l...
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 4,462 2,426,971 09-17-2022, 02:42 PM
  Thread: Victoria Park
Post: RE: Victoria Park

Bike maintenance station?
  timio Sports and Recreation 73 43,193 08-26-2022, 08:59 AM
  Thread: Trails
Post: RE: Trails

clasher Wrote: (07-12-2022, 03:42 PM) -- The trail that starts at Lawrence Ave. along the creek/canal and runs through to Filsinger Park has been paved, it looks like it goes all the way to the corne...
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 2,644 1,306,283 07-13-2022, 09:23 AM
  Thread: General Politics Discussion
Post: RE: General Politics Discussion

sevenman Wrote: (06-05-2022, 03:55 AM) -- cherrypark Wrote: (06-04-2022, 02:54 PM) -- I think mixing up the 413 and the Bradford Bypass. Both planned to proceed by Ford. -- It's interesting that t...
  timio Politics 335 108,934 06-05-2022, 09:45 AM
  Thread: General Politics Discussion
Post: RE: General Politics Discussion

I'm glad both Del Duca and Horwath are stepping down. I hope the Liberals and NDP take some time for soul searching and come up with a leader who can inspire the electorate to think better about the f...
  timio Politics 335 108,934 06-03-2022, 09:10 AM
  Thread: General Urban Waterloo Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Waterloo Updates and Rumours

dtkvictim Wrote: (05-13-2022, 01:30 PM) -- I completely forgot about salt... Another reason to hate it. -- Just remember. Never put salt in your eyes (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_83MEuLoz9Y)
  timio Urban Areas 1,129 794,451 05-13-2022, 10:17 PM
  Thread: Region of Waterloo International Airport - YKF
Post: RE: Region of Waterloo International Airport - YKF

Charlottetown's a lightless box. Winnipeg has some light, IIRC, but it feels like you're at the bottom of a silo.
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 1,291 956,532 04-25-2022, 08:26 PM
  Thread: GO Transit
Post: RE: GO Transit

On a cynical note, Guelph and urban KW didn't vote PC last election and are unlikely to do so again this time around. Why would you "reward" these voters with shiny things when they're not going to su...
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 1,743 956,665 04-25-2022, 09:56 AM
  Thread: GO Transit
Post: RE: GO Transit

Conservatives like 905 voters, who like GO, so I'm doubtful we'd see a slash and burn approach.
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 1,743 956,665 04-24-2022, 02:30 PM
  Thread: General Politics Discussion
Post: RE: General Politics Discussion

If strategic voting is your thing, https://votethemallout.ca/
  timio Politics 335 108,934 04-23-2022, 10:51 PM
  Thread: General Road and Highway Discussion
Post: RE: General Road and Highway Discussion

GtwoK Wrote: (04-04-2022, 11:28 AM) -- Hadn't realized this had even STARTED construction yet let alone how far along it is (I thought it was still indeterminately delayed), but I drove along manitou...
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 2,967 1,843,213 04-04-2022, 11:56 AM
  Thread: General Politics Discussion
Post: RE: General Politics Discussion

It comes down to leadership. Apart from the Greens, the leaders are all terrible and should be replaced yesterday, but people are complacent, or intentionally blind to the individual's shortcomings. ...
  timio Politics 335 108,934 03-22-2022, 10:13 AM
  Thread: Highway 7 - Kitchener to Guelph
Post: RE: Highway 7 - Kitchener to Guelph

ac3r Wrote: (03-14-2022, 09:03 PM) -- New Highway 7 between Kitchener and Guelph seemingly snubbed again by province: https://kitchener.citynews.ca/local-news/new-highway-7-between-kitchener-and-guel...
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 861 708,577 03-15-2022, 12:25 PM
  Thread: General Road and Highway Discussion
Post: RE: General Road and Highway Discussion

Wasn't that the 424 proposal from many years ago?
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 2,967 1,843,213 03-10-2022, 03:41 PM
  Thread: ION - Waterloo Region's Light Rail Transit
Post: RE: ION - Waterloo Region's Light Rail Transit

Central Fresh seeking up to 10M compensation: https://www.therecord.com/news/waterloo-region/2022/03/10/kitcheners-central-fresh-grocery-seeks-up-to-10m-in-compensation-saying-lrt-has-scared-away-cust...
  timio Transportation and Infrastructure 16,937 8,963,913 03-10-2022, 10:27 AM

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