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December 4, 2019
Talent Canada

Possible sale of Arrowdale Golf Course back on the table

At least two Brantford city councillors oppose the sale of the municipal nine-hole Arrowdale Golf Course, reminding their peers that the city made an earlier commitment to keep the golf course operating following much public input.

Turf-challenged Brampton park will continue to host events

Brampton, Ont.’s Gage Park will continue to be a community events venue in spite of a city staff report recommending events move elsewhere.

Calgary snow contractors challenged with ice buildup, snow accumulation

Following a dumping of 25 centimetres of snow in Calgary this week, fluctuations in temperature have resulted in ice buildup, keeping snow removal crews busy.

Balsam fir hacked, stolen from Guelph Arboretum

A 20-foot-tall balsam fir tree growing at Guelph’s Arboretum was chopped down over the weekend, perhaps by someone looking for a Christmas tree to decorate.
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Slip-and-fall accidents

Slip-and-fall accidents driving up insurance rates for snow contractors

Private snow contractors are alarmed by how much their insurance premiums are skyrocketing, especially if a slip-and-fall claim is made against them. » Read More
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