Friday, May 1, 2009
Irregular Land Sales Cast Shadow On Mayor's Office
From The CBC:
Montreal mayor Gérald Tremblay cancelled a scheduled public appearance Friday afternoon as questions surrounding a dubious real estate transaction continue to hound his office.
Tremblay was supposed to give a speech for the 20th anniversary of the Défi Canderel (Canderel challenge), a corporate fundraiser for cancer research. But his office said he wouldn't be able to make it.
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My Comment: I have written about this before .... but this is the dirty secret of Quebec politics. Land sales and land purchases have always benefited those who are in power ..... this is not the first time it has happened, it is not going to be the last.