Montreal’s infrastructure is crumbling at a much faster pace than it can be shored up or rebuilt. Much of it was first constructed either for Expo ’67 or for the ’76 Olympics. Nevertheless, it hasn’t lived anywhere near its originally expected life-span, the government claiming the rapid decline due to “salt and the weather”; most of us know better, however…there was a very sudden and rapid increase in the number of country homes built for construction workers in those halcyon days – we know where the concrete and building material came from!

Here’s a very accurate and funny depiction of our current situation, sung by Montreal comedians Bowser and Blue:

 

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