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Blue Bombers fans should expect delays on Winnipeg streets to and from games – Winnipeg

By Nicole Buffie Global News Posted May 30, 2023 12:03 pm Descrease article font size Increase article font size Fans looking to catch a Blue Bombers game in Winnipeg this summer will have to have a little bit of patience on their commute. The franchise is advising there will be …

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Homes flooded, streets blocked off as spring flooding hits Hudson – Montreal

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Hudson has fallen victim to spring flooding as the waters of the Ottawa River spilled over, flooding dozens of homes Thursday in the off-island suburb west of Montreal. Water levels rose 19 centimetres in the past 24 hours, according to town officials. …

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Road construction season begins as city announces road closures – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size The 2023 road construction season is about to get underway and the city is warning drivers of upcoming road closures. Stafford Street between Pembina Highway and Grant Avenue will close Monday until October 20. And Johnson Avenue West between Henderson Highway and …

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Montreal’s summer pedestrian streets are a hit. So why don’t we keep them going?

There are a lot of things Janice LaGiorgia loves about having a pedestrian street. During the pandemic, when she was feeling at her lowest, she said she’d leave her Verdun apartment and head toward Wellington St. “I would go out and I would walk and it made me feel so much …

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More people living in RVs on Vernon, B.C., streets because they can’t find a home, housing advocates say

Robert Brown never thought he’d be living like this — all of his possessions crammed into an old, 30-foot motorhome, moving from place to place in search of some place to rent or park his RV. Brown and his partner Mathie Franchuck moved to Vernon, B.C., one month ago on a promise …

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Pride Parade returns to streets of Vancouver after 3-year hiatus

For the first time in three years, the Vancouver Pride Parade hit the streets of the city’s West End on Sunday.  Huge crowds lined the streets to watch and cheer on the parade participants. Lee Keple, Vancouver Pride Society interim executive director, said ahead of the event that it would be …

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