KED Project Seemingly On A Downward Spiral

Ben Hamill - August 30, 2021

The Kingston Entertainment District (KED) project seems to be up against a wall of growing resistance. Since its original announcement the plan has come up against numerous hurdles yet has somehow managed to stay alive. Now a petition aga...Read More

Referendum Signatures Continue To Threaten Kingsway

Ben Hamill - July 31, 2021

Kingsway Entertainment District (KED) is attracting plenty of attention, and not necessarily in the best way. The group is the topic of numerous discussions throughout Greater Sudbury, despite the fact that its projects have proven time a...Read More

Kingsway Entertainment District Causes Controversy

Ben Hamill - July 02, 2021

A meeting that occurred in Greater Sudbury recently has come under fire. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers regarding the much-anticipated Kingsway Entertainment District (KED). The discussion was...Read More

New Twist In Greater Sudbury’s KED Plot

Ben Hamill - October 12, 2020

An unexpected development in Greater Sudbury City recently threatened to add yet another twist to the already-complicated Kingsway Entertainment District plot. Greater Sudbury District Council recently heard how 3rdLine Studio, a local de...Read More

Superior Court Hears Other Side Of KED Story

Ben Hamill - July 05, 2020

If businessman and anti-gambling activist Tom Fortin had expected his legal representation to walk all over Gateway and the City of Greater Sudbury during a virtual presentation of arguments before the Superior Court this week, then he&rs...Read More

Court May Have Been Misled in Kingsway Saga

Ben Hamill - January 20, 2020

The name Tom Fortin is one that has become synonymous with the controversial Greater Sudbury’s Entertainment District (KED) topic of conversation, and not exactly in the most honourable of ways either, especially not following rece...Read More

KED Absorbing CA$500k In Legal Costs

Ben Hamill - November 03, 2019

What was once the making of a dream come true for many living in the Greater Sudbury area is threatening to turn into a financial nightmare. Kingsway Entertainment District (KED) is both proof of what is possible when ...Read More

New Rules Set Back Ontario Casino Project

Ben Hamill - November 15, 2018

The proceeding, which recently started at the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) as part of a debate on the proposed , has raised some important questions about a new provincial rule that has come into the fray. According to the rule,...Read More

Kingsway Entertainment District on Shaky Ground

Ben Hamill - October 09, 2018

The area where the is to be built, in Sudbury, may be geologically unstable. Impartial geologist David Wood, who works as a rock engineer and a consultant, has studied the area carefully. He reports that there is an active fault line pas...Read More

Greater Sudbury Casino Expansion a Mystery

Ben Hamill - September 27, 2018

The fate of the Greater Sudbury Casino project in Ontario is still a mystery, with discussions about the future of the Kingsway Entertainment District addition still one of the most-covered topics in the ...Read More