Light Rail Transit

Letters For This Topic

Previously, Mr. Annable wrote a posting which announced a presentation on regional heavy rail.  One of the speakers was the President of MOOSE, which is as... more
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
Ward 5
Commuter Bus
Kanata North
Commuter Rail
Light Rail Transit
Alexander Aronec
Ottawa City Council
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Over the next four years the Confederation LRT Line will change the face of downtown Ottawa, taking thousands of buses off the streets and offering a once in a... more
2014 Municipal election
Cycling in Ottawa
Cycling
Light Rail Transit
Mass Transit
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
In preparation for the Transportation Committee meeting community associations united under the Knoxdale Merivale Council of Community Associations (KMC) in... more
LRT
Light Rail Transit
Transportation Master Plan
Knoxdale-Merivale Council
City of Ottawa
Ward 9
Nepean
Merivale
Prince of Wales
Woodroffe
Greenbank
Ottawa Pedestrian Plan
Ottawa Cycling Plan
Ottawa
Dear Canadians and Ottawa-area residents, Notwithstanding today’s decision by Ottawa City Council of the Richmond underground as the preferred corridor for the... more
LRT
WLRT
Light Rail Transit
Ottawa City Council
NCC
Ottawa
Its a waste of taxpayer money for the City to continue with this plan despite the NCC's objections. The City is behind their timeline because they haven't,... more
Light Rail Transit
LRT
WLRT
taxes
Richmond Underground
NCC
City of Ottawa
Keith Egli
Russell Mills
Jackie Holtzman
From an WLRT online discussion on the Citizen.com... I think it can be done Michael. I know the City says it can't but I've seen it work in Europe and in... more
Light Rail Transit
LRT
WLRT
Carling Avenue Routing
Carling Ave. LRT option
Carling Ave. City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Federal Government
It's time for some common sense to be applied to the westerly extension of the Transitway. The City is obsessed with not routing the LRT down Carling Avenue... more
Light Rail Transit
Carling Avenue
Ottawa West
LRT
Carling Avenue Routing
Commuting
Transit
I hope that the citizens of Ottawa will never hear this author say "told you so" but over the years of convoluted and at times secretive discussions we have... more
Light Rail Transit
Municipal Affairs
LRT
BRT
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Dear Editor, Mr. Reevely's article in the Citizen today entitled, 'Why not run trains on Carling?' does a good job of explaining the City's argument why LRT... more
Carling Ave. LRT
Light Rail Transit
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Western LRT route
Richmond Underground
Merivale Rd.
Westgate
Business Plan
Development
Planning
Transportation
Intensification
Excellent letter! Its really sad Staff won’t consider Carling as an option for the Western LRT route because it achieves all of their objectives. It will get... more
Light Rail Transit
Western LRT route
Carling Ave.
Richmond Underground
Transportation
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Councillor Egli
FEDCO
At what cost? How much will it cost to build a tunnel under Richmond Rd? Without a proper business plan for each option there is no way to compare them. Its... more
Western LRT route
Light Rail Transit
Carling Ave. LRT option
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
If that’s the case then they obviously have no imagination because the potential economic upside to redeveloping Carling Ave. is far greater than Byron simply... more
Light Rail Transit
Transportation
Carling Ave.
Merivale Rd.
Westgate
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Doing something right, even if it means upturning the road for construction temporarily, is better than making a 100 year mistake. It wouldn’t be the first... more
Light Rail Transit
Transportation
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Byron Ave.
Westboro
Carling Ave.
We need the complete LRT plan for Ottawa, if not Gatineau as well, built yesterday. But, unfortunately we don’t have the money to build both a downtown tunnel... more
LRT
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Mark Sutcliffe
Transportation
If we want to build a sustainable City then redeveloping Carling Ave., a street that desperately needs to be revitalized, is a perfect candidate for Light Rail... more
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Carling Ave.
Sustainability
Marianne Wilkinson
LRT
Transportation
Transit
Intensification
Development
Ottawa River Parkway
NCC