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A mayor is paving the street in front of his house

City councilors disavow him in a stormy meeting after he only paid $ 250 A mayor of Montégérie put everyone at odds by paving the street in front of his house while the work had to stop before his residence. Gilles Carpentier, the mayor of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine, a small parish of 3000 inhabitants near Saint-Hyacinthe, asked his officials in September to asphalt the street in front of his house. The work that was authorized by the council, however, had to stop about 50 meters before his house. Additional work in front of…

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Mayor of Roberval Arrested for Impaired Driving

The mayor of Roberval at Lac-Saint-Jean could end up in the hot water. Sabin Côté was reportedly arrested in the night from Saturday to Sunday for driving with impaired abilities. Sabin Côté was arrested around 2 am after his vehicle struck a cone in a construction site on Marcotte Boulevard in Roberval. The mayor of Roberval would then have continued his route and would have been arrested a little further. Joined by TVA Nouvelles on the phone, the mayor confirmed that he has indeed been arrested. On the other hand, he…

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