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The owner of a salmon angling supply store in western Newfoundland says uncertainty over the future of the recreational salmon fishery is putting him out of business.
After city council voted 39 to 1 this week in favour of a one-year freeze on building demolitions in Kensington Market, Coun. Joe Cressy said there was a reason why he introduced the motion with so much stealth. Cressy, who represents Ward 20, Trinity-Spadina, says he didn't want to touch off a rush to tear down buildings in the neighbourhood while city staff study the idea of designating it a heritage district. "If we were to announce publicly that we are about to implement the demolition freeze, buildings could've been demolished," he said.
Ontario East has snagged Farm Boy CEO Jeff York to deliver a key note address at its upcoming municipal conference in September.
Because the neighbourhood could use some love right now