A Bit More Detail

Assorted Personal Notations, Essays, and Other Jottings

[URBAN NOTE] Five city links: Niagara Falls, London, Québec City, Surrey, Onagawa

  • Two British tourists were kicked out of their Niagara Falls hotel for supporting striking workers at an attached restaurant. CBC reports.
  • Members of different Christian minorities from the Middle East living in London, Ontario, have united to create a new community church. CBC reports.
  • Le Devoir looks at how Québec City is torn by a debate: Should it build a streetcar or a subway?
  • The British Columbia city of surrey is currently rounding up its rogue peacocks. Global News reports.
  • Guardian Cities reports on how the Japanese city of Onagawa, hit by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake, is trying to rebuild without sprawl.
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