While it seems more like political spin than concrete evidence, Mayor Pond is keeping some of the recently doused embers of commercial development in Prince Rupert burning just a little bit, with comforting words of shopping to come.
With Royop bowing out of the shopping scene in Prince Rupert a week ago, the city is still expressing optimism that the big name stores that have had Rupertites salivating over the last three years may still one day call Rupert home.
The Mayor outlined some of the roadblocks to the recent Royop plans over the last year, as part of a story in Fridayâ€™s Daily News. It was an article that once again brought the always topical discussion on shopping in the city to the front pages…
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