After attending tonight's lengthy Open House and Q&A meeting on Lansdowne Park, I accumulated a lot of handouts and took a lot of notes. I'll try to post as much of the more useful information as I have time tonight, split into separate posts.
On September 22, Ontario Minister of Municipal Affairs Jim Watson sent a letter to Councillor Clive Doucet (cc: other members of Council) stating the Province's position that it will not provide funding for Lansdowne Live's implementation if the City comes to the province asking for financial help. Doucet was passing out copies of the letter at the consultations. Here's a scan: (click to enlarge)