segment of the belt line railway an inventory and analysis of its development potential for bikeways

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Published by The Dept. in Toronto .

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  • City planning -- Ontario.,
  • Bicycle trails -- Ontario -- Toronto Metropolitan Area.,
  • Toronto (Ont.) -- City planning.

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Commissioner: Stephen G. McLaughlin.

Book details

StatementCity of Toronto Planning and Development Department.
ContributionsMcLaughlin, Stephen G., Toronto (Ont.). Planning and Development Dept.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 61 p. :
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19019010M

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The book "Tales of North Toronto" lists out more stations used by the Belt Line, and these have been incorporated into the article. There was a Belt Line Don Station and a CPR Don Station but they were different. TheTrolleyPole4 March (UTC).

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