MONTREAL – From one of the world’s most famous soccer stars to one of Hollywood’s most respected actors, it was a big week in Montreal.
Take a look at the top five stories Global News covered this week:
Dress code for Montreal taxi drivers
Taxi drivers going to and from the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Airport will have to begin adhering to a “business casual” dress code as of this fall.
READ THE STORY: Montreal taxi drivers to adhere to dress code
Didier Drogba arrives in Montreal
READ THE STORY: Didier Drogba arrives in Montreal, ready to play with Impact
Neil Patrick Harris in Montreal
“I missed Montreal. I wanted to come back and hang out.”
The 42-year-old star of screen and stage was in Montreal to host the Just For Laughs closing gala, Circus Awesomeus — a project that’s been in the works for years.
READ THE STORY: Neil Patrick Harris talks love, life and laughs in Montreal
Water restrictions in the West Island
“Having water meters is the best thing for the environment. People pay for what they use and what they use they use wisely.”
The West Island city of Pointe-Claire is the largest community to not have any water restrictions in place.
READ THE STORY: Water restrictions vary in West Island towns
Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue block parties
“There’s a few that still happen, but we wanted to foster that, encourage that.”
his summer, the City of Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue wants its residents to get to know each other by helping them throw block parties.
READ THE STORY: Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue helps residents throw block parties