Surprise! Place Bell Construction Cost 33% Higher Than Originally Estimated
“Despite the increase in costs, none of the major players (Evenko, Bell, and l’Arena des Canadiens Inc.) have increased their contribution to the project,” declared Jean-Claude Gobé, special councilor for the Opposition.
Considering the amount of interest Laval residents showed when they turned out in great numbers last month for their city council’s first public meeting following the Nov. 2 election, the turnout for the December council meeting was surprisingly low.
The first public meeting of Laval city council on Nov. 18 since the municipal election saw newly-elected mayor Marc Demers confronted with one of the first issues his administration will have to deal with – Laval’s flood zones.
A total of 89 medals were awarded by the city during the 50th edition of Sports Merit Laval on November 21st. Held at the Marcellin-Champagnat Theater this year, the occasion serves as a tribute to local athletes, coaches and officials.
In view of the general elections coming up in Québec, the Chief Electoral Officer would like to inform you that complete information on the election period is available on the Web site of the Institution.