A London city councillor is under fire for online comments that appear to endorse the detention of homeless people who refuse shelter, an “abhorrent” take, one ex-politician says. Read More
Reporter Jack Moulton takes stock of the winners, losers, and the effect that the London city budget is having on the fabric of council
The fugitive slave chapel is a “cornerstone” and crucial element of London’s history that’s deteriorating quickly, and city council wants to help pay to move and restore it. Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to pull $71,000 from a reserve fund to relocate the chapel to Fanshawe Pioneer Village. That’ll help leverage $150,000 in federal funds […]
New housing is proposed for a downtown London parking lot just steps from Richmond Row, where the owner has submitted plans to build a 12-storey apartment building.
London is adding new programs and expanding some efforts in its core area action plan to help recovery in the hard-hit downtown and Old East Village.
Researchers examined 15 Ontario municipalities with a major university campus, and found only one (Waterloo) had adopted plans designed to accommodate student housing near the campus. Student-oriented housing under construction in Waterloo in 2016. (Evelyn Hofmann), Author provided Alexander Wray, Western University and Nick Revington, Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) University and college […]
Having received complaints of venomous snakes and banned reptiles on site, the city is investigating the opening of Reptilia in London.