G8 Muskoka is populated by many low i...

G8 Muskoka is populated by many low income families who live near poverty levels in Canada

There are 1 comment on the Ottawa Citizen story from Jun 8, 2010, titled G8 Muskoka is populated by many low income families who live near poverty levels in Canada. In it, Ottawa Citizen reports that:

Joy from Huntsville writes, "ritzy, resort-rich Muskokas" !!!

Come visit us and you will find that 10 months of the year Muskoka is populated by many low income families who live in run down homes,

work long hours for minimum wage,

have no health plan, and

must drive 30K or more to the nearest hospital,

doctor, pharmacy, dentist, eye doctor, etc.

Once a year my dentist runs a free clinic...the line up by 7 am is over 50 people,

and includes children and the elderly.

Move away from the shoreline and take a look at the REAL Muskoka.


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The Dominion

Toronto, Canada

#1 Jun 8, 2010
From H-Ville to G-Spot

Full story: The Dominion

This June, the ritzy, resort-rich Muskokas will see the life, leisure and liberty of its residents change in preparation for the interplay between heads of state and their entourages,

private security forces, temporary workers, the global media, protesters and police ...


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