By PAT WATSON
Who would have thought that it could take an hour and a half to travel the four-kilometre distance by public transit from the Eglinton subway station to St. Clair and Bathurst during a weekday rush hour? And this, in the absence of any wildcat strike or workers’ protest.
This adventure began at about 5:30 p.m. and, to begin with, getting from Eglinton to St. Clair station takes longer these days since there is a slowdown in the tunnel just before arriving at St. Clair. In fact there are slowdowns on the Yonge line when approaching Eglinton and Lawrence stations as well, but back to this specific mess.Read more