Mayor infuriates some with LRT blog post

kingandjamesBy Matthew Van Dongen

Attention light-rail fans: Mayor Bob Bratina says he’s always been keen on LRT.

Just not along the $800-million east-west route council is asking the province to fund.

The mayor infuriated some LRT advocates Tuesday with a new blog post that outlined his 2010 election campaign pitch for a Mountain-climbing LRT route along a converted rail line that is now a popular escarpment walking and cycling trail.

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