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Greenwood

Criteria

Many considerations factor into the assessment of new sites including:

Connectivity and Ridership Drivers

  • How many trips will start and end at this station?
  • Does the station connect to other transit lines and have the potential to improve service?
  • Does the station connect to key destinations?

Travel Time Savings

  • What are the time savings associated with the new station?

Market Potential

  • How well situated is the station in relationship to future market demand?

Development Potential

  • Can the station support future development and intensification?

Policy Alignment

  • Does the Station Area conform to Regional land use policy?

Construction Affordability

  • What is the cost to construct the station?

Ease of Construction

  • Can the required facilities be constructed in this location?

Greenwood

This station has been evaluated as follows:

  • ​Low: Connectivity and ridership, travel time savings, market potential, development potential, policy alignment, construction affordability, ease of construction.                                                                  

What are your thoughts on this analysis? Have we missed anything?

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Franky's avatar

Franky
Mar 4, 2016 - 12:04

I see this as a decent option for a station with the next station west being pape. I think this corridor has a decent TTC ridership but due to distance I favor the Coxwell location over this one.

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