The first of the Don Mills LRT Environmental Assessment open houses came to my neighbourhood at Rosedale Heights School, and I dropped by to see where the project is headed. The crowd was modest compared to the well-attended music and arts fair the school was holding just down the hall.
The Don Mills study is an odd duck having evolved out of the Don Valley Corridor study that, in turn, was triggered by a hare-brained scheme to widen the Don Valley Parkway for BRT. Some of the alignment options are leftovers from the earlier study.
Update: The presentation materials are now available on the project website. Continue reading