30 May '11, 6pm

Brantford, Ontario Becomes First City In Canada To Ban Shark Fin Products : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

I had great hopes when Mayor Friel was elected after last year's demolition debacle , that things would be looking up for Brantford, and have been worried that those hopes were misplaced as the town continues to consider the demolition of important heritage buildings. But for once, Brantford has gone big and gutsy, done the right thing and done something that the rest of the country should emulate. Congratulations to Mayor Friel and Council for being the first.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/05/brantford-first-c...

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