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New Restaurant Zoning rules for Toronto - BAD

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chowspotting Aug 27, 2010 06:04 PM

http://news.nationalpost.com/2010/08/...

The new rules forbid restaurants from opening rear patios south of Bloor Street??? Why? if there is space and it does not disturb residents what is the difference between a back patio and a front patio? or a side patio? and what is the difference which side of bloor you are on?

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  1. Davwud RE: chowspotting Aug 28, 2010 11:03 AM

    Because it's Toronto. They're probably worried people might enjoy themselves.

    DT

    1. Kagemusha RE: chowspotting Aug 28, 2010 01:05 PM

      Er, so like what happens when it's a PITA for residents AFTER it's built when there's no bylaw? The bylaw preempts that scenario by assuming residents will be "impacted." Like that zone really needs more watering holes... Next?

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