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Old Posted Jan 27, 2018, 7:00 PM
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Originally Posted by TimeFadesAway View Post
The Capitol Theatre is the most prominent example I can think of that had to close because Famous Players didn't want to install a heating system.
Burt's Saddlery was another building that had to convert. I vaguely remember reading about Susan Thompson complaining about the cost to install a boiler system before she ran for mayor.

As a little kid i recall visiting relatives in River Heights and they had a plant at the end of their street ( Renfrew where Sir John Franklen Community club is now located), and apparently there was also one somewhere on Wall St for the west end.
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