Following the closure of Sears in Chatham's downtown core, a new department store is now set to open to fill the shopping void. The Downtown Chatham Centre announced on Thursday that a Hart department store will be opening in the local mall sometime in early Spring of 2018.
York Region Council is expected to revisit a controversial bylaw that permits stores to open on all statutory holidays with the exception of Christmas Day following criticism from labour leaders and Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti.
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Mayor says it's important to ensure local zoning bylaws are respected when choosing location for cannabis store.