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Nix park idea, councillor suggests, for better plan

September 2, 2019
By Mike Jiggens

A Montreal city councillor proposes the city should scrap its idea for a massive urban park and focus instead on a new national park that would save the city hundreds of millions of dollars.

Sept. 3, 2019 – A new national park in Montreal, instead of a massive urban green space that would become Canada’s largest, is in the city’s best interests and would save the municipality hundreds of millions of dollars, a Montreal city councillor claims.