Developer Groupe Pacific may be dreaming about a major residential development at Meadowbrook but Montreal Mayor Michael Applebaum has thrown cold water to wake them up.

This is welcome news from Applebaum, who today marks 100 days in office as Mayor of Montreal.

Continued public opposition to development is necessary on the Lachine side to ensure the developers and elected officials get a clear message that Meadowbrook should remain green, and become accessible, for all Montrealers and suburbanites for generations to come.

For more on Cote Saint-Luc’s efforts to preserve Meadowbrook as a green space, and my own opinion, please enter “Meadowbrook” in the search field.

Meadowbrook Golf Course: Developer Groupe Pacific wants to build up to 1,500 housing units on Lachine’s portion (Montreal Gazette)