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Past Episodes: June 2012 Archives

Who owns the beach?

Georgian Bay 029.jpg Summer in Ontario for many means heading to a public beach on the Great Lakes. But in some parts of the province, there are questions about whether the beach actually is public. Fences have been put up, fists shaken, lawyers called. We spoke with Niagara Falls MPP Kim Craitor who wants the right to a walk on the beach enshrined in provincial law Listen audio (runs 6:32)

Attitudes around drinking and driving

We took a look at a sobering cottage country issue: attitudes around drinking and driving while on vacation during the July edition of the show: Listen audio (runs 7:13)

Crown land for cottage lot development


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On our July show, we spoke with the biggest waterfront property owner in Ontario -- the Ontario government! Minister of Natural Resources Michael Gravelle explained how and when crown land is made available for cottages or camps: Listen audio (runs 7:53)