Thanks for your editorial reminding readers that Prespa stands a better chance of
approval for a their William St. development now that it's 5, rather than 9 storeys.
Not only is the proposed design not in keeping with the scale and character of the
surrounding uses, we are concerned about the amount of asphalt and hard surfaces
in the plan that will contribute to surface runoff during our many rainy days at
We've experienced, first hand, that Port's limited sewer infrastructure and poor
road grading is resulting in flooding on neighbouring streets. We hope the municipality
takes a hard look at the ratio of building (including parking) to lot size to protect
some of the natural landscape.