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Old Posted Oct 31, 2009, 6:27 PM
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Originally Posted by fenwick16 View Post
Looking at Bing maps, in bird's eye view, it looks like the area north of Wright Avenue between Countryview Drive and Lakeview Drive is already partially excavated (maybe this is where the quarry was located). Is this land already allocated to some development. If not, it could become the beginning of an excavated stadium. There is parking in nearby Dartmouth Crossings.
Yeah that area might work and help to keep costs down. I think Dartmouth Crossing developers wanted to turn some of that area into residential, however if you built a stadium right next to their retail area I'm sure that would be a benefit for DC. It would be like Scotiabank Place up in Ottawa which is located outside in Kanata near a retail development.
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