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Thursday, June 13, 2013

Heritage Grove development cuts down grove - Heritage quote of the day

"What date are you going to announce the new name for this development? Because as of today, there is no heritage left on the site and there is no grove."

As reported in the Owen Sound Sun Times, Councillor Bill Twaddle's question to officials of Villarboit Development Corp. (developers of "Heritage Grove" shopping complex) after Villarboit cut down a woodlot, including protected butternuts, contrary to approved plans and understandings with Council.

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