In an effort to accommodate the new street-cars and upgrade some ageing infrastructure
at the track level, the TTC has had to shut down BIG intersections in Toronto’s East end communities of Toronto Riverside and Leslieville.
Sure, residents are inconvenienced, but more importantly the local businesses are suffering. Some businesses report losing up to 70% of their daytime business. That can be enough to cripple your average Mom and Pop shop. In an area that’s doing everything it can to fend off the big chains with deeps pockets we need to come together during rough times like this and support local businesses.
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