Urban transportation developments in eleven Canadian metropolitan areas by N.D. Lea & Associates.

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Statementprepared by N. D. Lea & Associates for the Transportation Planning Committee of the Canadian Good Roads Association.
ContributionsCanadian Good Roads Association. Transportation Planning Committee.
LC ClassificationsHE357 .L4
The Physical Object
Pagination90 p.
Number of Pages90
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Open LibraryOL5642147M
LC Control Number68073856

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Transportation Planning Committee.]. The table below lists the census metropolitan areas and agglomerations in Canada by population, using data from the Canada Census.

Each entry is identified as a census metropolitan area (CMA) or a census agglomeration (CA) as defined by Statistics Canada. Note that a city's metropolitan area in colloquial or administrative terms may be different from its CMA as defined by Statistics.

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