One Montrealer is asking Mayor Valérie Plante to rescind her proposal to name a future Réseau express métropolitain station in the Griffintown neighbourhood after former Quebec Premier Bernard Landry.
Montreal businesses – like our famous bagel shops – will continue to be able to bake their goods in wood fire ovens as long as the smoke that escapes from their chimneys meets the city’s strict standards.
Former interim Montreal mayor Michael Applebaum is back in court to face a civil suit. The City of Montreal is pursuing the 56-year-old to recover $267,923 in severance and transition grants given to him a few days after his arrest in 2013.
Verdun business owners met with officials Monday night to give them a piece of their mind about a bike lane pilot project in their borough. The dedicated cycling paths were installed on Verdun Street last summer, eliminating 275 parking spaces.
Olympic champion Bruny Surin lost the race to be elected a municipal councillor for Laval’s Marc-Aurèle-Fortin riding. The byelection took place Sunday, electing Parti Laval’s Michel Trottier with 35.28 per cent of the vote.
As administrators with the city of Montreal prepare the budget for the next fiscal year, officials are denying reports that the city is slashing plans for necessary repairs on streets, water mains, and other infrastructure.