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City of Montreal gives Meadowbrook Golf Course a green designation

This is FANTASTIC news! Congratulations to all those involved in the 25-year fight to preserve Meadowbrook. Special kudos to Councillor Dida Berku! I have followed this dossier and spoken out about it many times and I am elated to learn of these latest developments (about no development!). 567 more words

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Meadowbrook developer launches $44M lawsuit against Montreal

The Suburban, February 26, 2014

The more than 25-year saga of the attempted development of the Meadowbrook Golf Course took a new twist as it was revealed that a subsidiary of its latest owner, Groupe Pacific launched a $44 million lawsuit against the City of Montreal. 680 more words

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CSL renews push to extend Cavendish

In a unanimous resolution the City Council of Cote Saint-Luc tonight adopted a resolution, together with its suburban partners, calling for the Montreal Agglomeration to include $44 Million in its 2014 capital expenditure budget toward Phase 1 of the Cavendish-Royalmount-Cavendish link. 686 more words

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City council: New rules would prevent construction near tracks, railway yards

City council: New rules would prevent construction near tracks, railway yards. (Montreal Gazette)

In brief:

  • Montreal has adopted new rules that would forbid the construction of new buildings within 30 metres of busy train tracks and 300 metres of a railway yard.
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Safety

CSL budgets modest tax increase

At last night’s public meeting, Côte Saint-Luc City Council adopted its 2013 budget for local and agglomeration operating expenses.  An average single family home (valued at $470,000) will see a modest increase of $78 in taxes or 1.32 percent, well below the rate of inflation. 281 more words

Montreal

Aubin: An eye-opener on what ails the city

Thanks to the Charbonneau inquiry, we’re waking up to long-ignored corruption. The Merger Delusion has the potential to help open society’s eyes to misplanned government structures. 54 more words

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