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montreal projects

I was driving around from Ville Saint-Laurent to Downtown over the weekend and the only thought on my mind was "Montreal Looks like shit."

Everywhere I went, I was staring at sad looking cracked concrete. Every street corner had a gaping hole surrounded by a orange barriers. Cones lined every single street I drove through, and the streets that weren't under construction looked like they were built in the 1800's.

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Montreal has got a talent for proposing original projects, especially when it comes to the 375th anniversary of the city coming up next year.

But a few of themare questionable. There's the somewhat tacky Orchestra Fountain; those random piles of logs they call "art" near Cartier Des Spectacles; and then there are others, that are quite simply a waste of money.

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