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Posted March 21, 2017

LRT Fact: The Province has committed $1 billion to building Hamilton LRT, representing 100% of capital costs

City Council has voted for Hamilton LRT 52 times since 2008

LRT will mean 3500 construction jobs for Hamiltonians

60% of Hamilton voters chose a mayoral candidate who supports LRT in the last election 

The Mayor's office has received 3,790 comments regarding LRT and 88% are in support

LRT will mean 300 permanent new jobs for Hamiltonians.

The approved $1 billion LRT budget can only be used for LRT.

LRT is planned for the busiest transit corridor in Hamilton.

It's about time.

Comments

On March 22 2017 at 3:56 PM Kevin Archibald said:

These are pretty cool!

Can I suggest one??
"BRT requires a dedicated lane of traffic... just like LRT"
...or something to that effect.

Because that seems to turn around a lot of BRT supporters I speak of.

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