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Circuit Gilles Villeneuve to remain open this summer after public backlash

A few weeks ago, cyclists were enraged at the City of Montreal’s decision to close Circuit Gilles Villeneuve throughout the summer.

On Wednesday, their fight came to an end. 178 more words


Allison Hanes: 2017 will be the summer that fun forgot

After a long, cold winter, summer is just around the corner and with it should be many of Montrealers’ favourite warm-weather pastimes.

But not this year. 859 more words


Cyclists angry as Montreal announces closure of Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

The City of Montreal has announced the closure of Circuit Gilles Villenueve to cyclists for four months starting May 8, leading angry opponents to submit a petition to keep it open. 185 more words


Canadian Grand Prix set to go ahead as planned in 2017

The Canadian Grand Prix is set to go ahead as planned next year after an agreement was reached between the event organizers and Formula 1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone this week. 248 more words

Montreal mayor says Canadian Grand Prix will go ahead in 2017

Montreal mayor Denis Coderre announced the Canadian Grand Prix will be back next June.

He announced Tuesday there was an agreement in principle between race promoter Groupe Octane and Formula One World Championship Limited. 129 more words


2017 Canadian Grand Prix event still to be approved by FIA

The Canadian Grand Prix, in doubt because of delays in promised track improvements, has an asterix beside its name on a provisional 2017 Formula One race schedule released Wednesday. 268 more words


Cyclists raise $1.9M for Quebec's Make-A-Wish Foundation

The Make-A-Wish Foundation held its 10th annual 48-hour bike ride at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve over the weekend.

This year 1700 participants took part in the event. 162 more words