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Remember Gord this weekend in Springer Market Square

October 20, 2017 -

This weekend offers more opportunities for Kingstonians and visitors to honour and remember Gord Downie in Springer Market Square.

  • The City of Kingston, in partnership with CTV and COGECO CONNEXION and YOURTV, will present a screening of Long Time Running in Springer Market Square at 8 p.m. tonight. Bring your own lawn chair.
  • City Hall and Springer Market Square will remain lit in red and white throughout the weekend to honour Gord.
  • The memory book for Gord Downie will be available in Springer Market Square from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. 

On Monday, the memory book will be moved inside City Hall, 216 Ontario St., where it will be available during regular City Hall hours 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.

About the City of Kingston

The City of Kingston provides municipal services to 125,000 residents living in this visually stunning, historic city, often ranked one of the best places to live in Canada. Kingston is focusing on being smart and livable as it pursues its vision to become Canada's most sustainable city. We focus on environmental responsibility, social equity, economic health and cultural vitality –ensuring that today's decisions don't compromise our future. 

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