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The Champlain Bridge spans the Saint Lawrence river in Montreal, Friday, March 18, 2011. The bridge is in need of major repair and has become a safety concern to motorists.
The Champlain Bridge spans the Saint Lawrence river in Montreal, Friday, March 18, 2011. The bridge is in need of major repair and has become a safety concern to motorists.
(Graham Hughes/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Quebec turns the tables on Ottawa by rejecting infrastructure offer

Ottawa is used to receiving – and rejecting – requests from the Quebec government for more control over federal programs and properties.

This time around, however, it’s Ottawa that is trying to unload some assets onto the provincial government, and the Parti Québécois government that is rejecting the offer.