Controversy over Montreal executive committee president’s speeding ticket continues

Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante is standing by her right-hand man amid the controversy surrounding Benoit Dorais’ driving record. A report in the Journal de Montréal on Friday revealed that Dorais, Montreal’s executive committee president and Sud-Ouest borough mayor, had been…

Cathy Wong, 1st woman named Speaker of Montreal’s city council, will sit as independent

Cathy Wong, the first woman to be named Speaker of Montreal’s city council, announced Tuesday that she will sit as an independent councillor, effective immediately. READ MORE: ‘It’s time for us to move on’: Montreal to relax dress code for…

Keep the mountain open: Montreal opposition

If the opposition at Montreal City Hall has its way, the Camillien-Houde pass on Mount Royal will remain permanently open to motorists. “We need a vision that will unify Montrealers, not one that divides Montrealers,” said opposition leader Lionel Perez.…

Opposition Counc. Lionel Perez criticizes Montreal’s marijuana action plan

October 10 2018 2:03pm Opposition Coun. Lionel Perez says the city of Montreal’s action plan on smoking marijuana in public spaces doesn’t go far enough. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” )…