Denley: Sparks Street should become Sparks Park

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By Randall Denley, Ottawa Citizen, January 24, 2018

Let’s cut to the chase on the latest attempt to “revitalize” the Sparks Street pedestrian mall.

It’s never going to work if the city remains stuck on the idea that all that’s required are more shops and, God help us, government-organized entertainment programming.

This is the same failed approach that has been talked about for decades. Let’s look at it logically.