Summary of campaign’s 3rd week

Metro has a good summary of the third week of the election campaign.

Denis Coderre is trying to stoke anti-Ferrandez sentiment especially among people with businesses in the Plateau.

Radio-Canada crunched some numbers but concluded it’s impossible to know whether Projet’s projected pink line would reduce traffic congestion. Jonathan Montpetit also examined the pink line on the CBC side.

Le Devoir looks at methods to interest and involve voters in municipal elections, which chronically see a low voter turnout. If most people aren’t interested in democracy at that level, maybe they deserve to have their cities run by permanent and unchanging bureaucracies appointed by Quebec, and see how they like it.