Lachine, SudOuest snowremoval contract cancelled by the city

The city of Montreal said it will cancel its snow clearing contract with Pavages D’Amour in the Sud-Ouest borough after weeks of citizen complaints, saying the company did not meet its obligations. The cancellation of a snow contract for failing to clear the snow was a first for the city, said Anie Samson, executive committee member responsible for public security, on Thursday afternoon. 

At 11 a.m., Thursday, the city of Montreal said 57 per cent of streets had been cleared. In Lachine, snow removal was listed at 60 per cent, but only 24 per cent had been done in Sud-Ouest.

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