Portage and Main to remain closed after plebiscite
Winnipeggers have had their say on whether they think the barricades should come down at Portage and Main in a plebiscite that quickly became one of the main, if not the main, issues of the general election.
While a plebiscite is different than a referendum in that the results are non-binding, re-elected mayor Brian Bowman has said he will honour the results of the plebiscite.
WATCH: Bowman says he’s disappointed by plebiscite, will respect it
As results started to come in, it became clear the ‘no’ side had a decisive victory.
- Do you support the opening of Portage and Main to pedestrian crossings? YES/NO
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