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Old 07-24-2018, 10:05 PM   #21
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Re: Peabody/Danvers Branch Rail Proposal

Originally Posted by stellarfun View Post
There are a lot of things that can be made to work if one has either infinite resources or a Weimar printing press.

There is no demand in downtown Peabody to support a Blue Line extension. Further, there is no parking. In the words of Gertrude Stein, 'there is no there there.'
True story: the Bev/Salem/danvers/Peabody/Marblehead mini-metro has more people than Worcester, in a slightly smaller geographic footprint

And: its not about blue line TO peabody, its about blue line THROUGH peabody.

Just like there's not a lot of parking in Davis Sq either - and not a whole lot of walk-ons at Alewife ...
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