Who was Peter McGill?


Who was Peter McGill?


Peter McGill

Peter McGill (1789, Scotland – 1860, Montreal), businessman and politician, mayor of Montreal from 1840 to 1842, gives his name to the district. He is not to be confused with James McGill, founder of McGill University.
A more comprehensive biography of Peter McGill is available on the Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online, here.

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Candidates for Peter-McGill answer your questions

In order to create dialogue between candidates running for city council in the Peter-McGill district and residents of the neighbourhood, we recently collected questions from several of our members. We selected some of them, keeping in mind that they will still have the opportunity to ask other questions at the debate on October 18 at St Jax at 5 p.m. Thank you to all our members who shared their questions with us and thank you to the candidates who took the time to answer them.

> Here is the document including your questions and the answers from your 5 candidates. <

Come to the debate on October 18 to meet your candidates and ask them more questions in person!

RSVP: communications@petermcgill.org ou 514 934-2280.

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