Massive New Montreal Cultural Project – Four Years And A Billion Dollars

“The project to create a cultural quarter with a public sqaure, a symphony hall and a skating rink has cost close to $1 billion in public and private money . The two sq. km. area also will be home to new luxury condos and office towers. But at a public meeting Thursday, the audience was divided on whether the project was worth waiting for.”

Source: CBC 03/31/11