Adam Montgomery, Niagara Voices

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NIAGARA VOICES: Return of the Rural?

I recently spent a week in downtown Toronto and what I saw convinced me – the bottom is certainly falling out for young people there.

An aerial view taken June 18, 2013 showing urban sprawl bordering on agricultural land in the northeast corner of Brantford, Ontario. BRIAN THOMPSON/BRANTFORD EXPOSITOR/QMI Agency

NIAGARA VOICES: Urban sprawl, the sequel

Almost a year ago I wrote a piece about how urban sprawl was affecting the Niagara region, and, sadly, it seems that things are still getting worse.