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    Thunder Bay truck vote pushed to September

    June 6, 2017 12:00AM by John G Smith

    THUNDER BAY, ON – A vote on proposed truck restrictions in Thunder Bay, Ontario will now be held in September, as the local business community pushes against plans that would close much of Arthur Street and Dawson Road (Highway 102) to anything above 15,000 kilograms.

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    Fight the Good Fight: It turns out you can fight city hall, and should

    May 4, 2017 12:00AM by John G Smith

    If the signs are any indication, municipalities would rather find a way to live without trucks. No parking. No idling. No Jake brakes. No trucks on this street or that. It’s like we’re living in the midst of a song by the Five Man Electrical Band. Remember the lyrics? “Do this. Don’t do that. Can’t you read the sign?”