Comment 87909

By Undustrial (registered) - website | Posted April 18, 2013 at 01:54:28

So now it's all-day-go to Stoney Creek? Where next? Will we have to wait until there's all-day GO service to Binbrook to seriously debate LRT?

The question I see is "cui bono", or who benefits? Transportation megaprojects like LRT or GO, like highways, are always linked to development hopes. LRT advocates have been pretty up-front about this, but that's generally not how things go down...

For a Stoney Creek GO station, that seems pretty obvious. Like the rest of the way along the GTA corridor - from Burlington to Whitby, where they've spawned endless tracts of suburban homes for Toronto workers, I suspect a few of East Hamilton's infamous homebuilders are already licking their chops...

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