A proposal to bag Bracebridge’s downtown parking meters for a year as a trial run to see if it boosts shopping has been made.

The Bracebridge BIA has got back to council on the issue recently and wants a trial year. We spoke with Mayor Graydon Smith about the potential for the trial year…

BIA Board director Steve McClellan tells us there’s n o way of knowing if it will encourge more shopping unless it’s tried…

Council will decide on the issue in the coming weeks.