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re: Birdland move update
"D. Aaron Petrie" <petrie\!/mail.isisnet.com> writes:
> There must be somebody on this list who's McEmployed by the HFX
> bar scene. In who's favour do these hearings tend to result ? Does
> the fact that Barrington gate residents tend to be well off stand to
> affect this?
If it's anything like BC, the bars almost always lose. I don't know
much about Halifax, but it's anything like Vancouver or Victoria, then I
don't think that anyone who *chooses* to live downtown really has a basis
to complain about stuff like this. That's like moving next to an airport
and then complaining about the noise.
> City Planners are complaining that the downtown core is dead in terms of
> residents, (read, yuppies in $150 000 condos) as opposed to
Is $150,000 expensive for housing in Hfx or something? You can't get
crap for that out here on the left coast.
-Brooks, who really hates moving!
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