An unfinished list of unfinished projects

Habitat 67 with crane-barge from pier

The following is a list of unfinished projects, forgotten ideas, white elephants and missed chances from the past few decades; if there was ever an unfortunate characteristic demonstrable of Montréal, it would be our unfortunate history of not following through on our plans and not having the confidence to continuously find solutions to the inevitable obstacles to our progress:

    1. – Mirabel International Airport
    2. – Griffintown
    3. – Habitat 67
    4. – The Montréal Aquarium
    5. – Olympic Stadium
    6. – Downtown baseball stadium
    7. – Expo 67 museum
    8. – Overdale
    9. – Heritage Theaters/ Downtown Theater District
    10. – Turbo-trains
    11. – Windsor Station
    12. – Victoria STOLport
    13. – 1909 PQAA Park Avenues recommendation
    14. – Mount-Royal Funicular
    15. – Trams
    16. – Golden Square Mile mansions
    17. – Medical-tourism hospital
    18. – Underground City extensions
    19. – Pie-IX, West-End, Airport, Anjou, St-Leonard and Longueuil  Métro extensions
    20. – Public washrooms
    21. – Vespesiennes (dit Caméliennes)

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