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Opportunities For Meaford

Editor,

Mr Toncic does indeed  offer 21st century opportunities...these could, if embraced, address some of our local 20th century problems.

Several residents may have difficulty getting their heads around many of these 21st century concepts and terms of reference.

If the terms m-commerce or retail pop-ups don't ring any bells then I would suggest a little time should be spent online ...perhaps Googling some of the following:


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Winter Weather Better in Some Parts of Canada

Mr. Editor,

Please include all of Canada in your moans about the weather. I know it's atrocious in Meaford for far too long each year. Those icy winds off the bay persist well into late spring. The almost daily sprinkling of snow leaves the environment damp and slippery underfoot for weeks on end.

But not all Canadians are tormented by foul weather. Out here on the left coast, in glorious Vancouver Island the sun is shining, daffodils are almost in flower, crocuses are blooming in some gardens and rhododendron buds are bulging.


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Concern About Proposed Downtown Development

Editor,

Following is a letter sent to the Municipality in advance of the Public Meeting on Feb. 2 regarding an application to amend the Official Plan to permit additional height for a development on #35-47 Sykes St:

The interest in development on Sykes Street is exciting news. It validates what we all know – Meaford is a great place with a lot of economic potential – and it's gratifying to have that recognized.


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