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Bronte residents oppose core redevelopment scheme 
Text  Michael Shapcott, Bronte residents oppose core redevelopment scheme, "Bronte residents oppose core redevelopment scheme," Oakville Journal Record, 18 Aug 1975  Opposition to the townhouse development plan along Lakeshore Road by local Bronte residents.
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Bronte: A Changing Vista 
TextImage  Dana Flavelle, Bronte: A Changing Vista, "Bronte: A Changing Vista," Oakville Journal Record, 15 Aug 1979  "This is the first in a series of articles examining the former village of Bronte, now the west end of Oakville. The village has changed a lot in the last few years, and there are more changes on the way...Today, a general look at what lies at the foot of the Twelve Mile Creek.
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Plan forsees Bronte as small-scale Yorkville 
Text  Linda Jacobs, Plan forsees Bronte as small-scale Yorkville, "Plan forsees Bronte as small-scale Yorkville," Oakville Journal Record, 5 Apr 1976  A description of the proposed Bronte Tertiary Plan.
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Oak council OK paves way for Bronte Delta-Mar complex 
Text  Patricia Sykes, Oak council OK paves way for Bronte Delta-Mar complex, "Oak council OK paves way for Bronte Delta-Mar complex," Oakville Journal Record, 21 Jan 1970  Oakville council approves a recommendation to build a Delta-Mar apartment commercial complex in Bronte.
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The Bronte housing boom 
Text  Dana Flavelle, The Bronte housing boom, "The Bronte housing boom," Oakville Journal Record, 22 Aug 1979  "This is the last in a series of three articles on the former village of Bronte, now a district within southeast Oakville
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Mixed bag of interests try to plan Bronte plaza 
Text  Dana Flavelle, Mixed bag of interests try to plan Bronte plaza, "Mixed bag of interests try to plan Bronte plaza," Oakville Journal Record, 2 Feb 1979  A news article describing the proposal of the Bronte plaza at Lakeshore Road and Bronte Road. The concept plan put forward by the town was met by mixed reactions.
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Town balks at turning Wuthering Heights into a boater's parking lot 
Text  "Town balks at turning Wuthering Heights into a boater's parking lot," Oakville Journal Record, 28 May 1980  The town responds to a suggestion of an additional parking lot in Wutherign Heights, located in the southwest area of Bronte Harbor. This proposal was created as a result of increased parking demands of fishermen and boaters.
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Bronte review public forum 
Text  "Bronte review public forum," Daily Journal Record, 2 Oct 1972  Bronte's first "open forum" review. This forum was created to discuss the Bronte Official Plan, which proposed new developments for Bronte.
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Mannell says Bronte plan only beginning 
Text  "Mannell says Bronte plan only beginning," Daily Journal Record, 12 Apr 1973  A response to the proposal of development in Bronte put forth by architects Diamon and Myers. Terry Mannell discusses the need for the community to be involved in planning processes.
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Committe endorses Bronte tertiary plan 
Text  "Committe endorses Bronte tertiary plan," Oakville Journal Record, 12 Jul 1975  The planning committee vote to adopt the Bronte tertiary plan. This plan includes the reduction of Lakeshore Rd, the purchase of Centriller School, building of walkways and a pedestrian mall.
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Residents win Bronte Plaza war 
Text  12 Nov 1986,   Dawnstar Properties withdrew their proposal to build a new convenience plaza at Lakeshoer Road West and Mississaga Street after local residents promised to fight their proposal.
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Bronte marker celebrates past 
Text  8 Oct 1986,   Bronte is symbolized by a stoneboat, which was used in the 19th century, in hopes of maintaining the image of the historic village that represents Bronte's history.
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Bronte: New life in old town 
Text  "Bronte: New life in old town," Daily Journal Record, 1 Sept 1967 
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Modest historian presents evening of old Bronte history 
TextImage  "Modest historian presents evening of old Bronte history," Daily Journal Record, 17 Nov 1971 
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Photos taken from 102 Bronte Rd. (for OPL) 
Image  7 Oct 1993 
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August start for Bronte construction 
Text  "August start for Bronte construction," Oakville Beaver, 20 Jun 1984 
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Bronte Street plans include market, trees 
Text  "Bronte Street plans include market, trees," Oakville Beaver, 16 Jan 1987, p. 4 
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Future belongs to Bronte 
TextImage  John Colliston, Future belongs to Bronte, "Future belongs to Bronte," Oakville Beaver, 23 May 1979 
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Bronte: where the heart is ... 
Text  Di DuDoit, Bronte: where the heart is ..., "Bronte: where the heart is ...," Oakville Beaver, 21 Aug 1987 
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Proposed Bronte street changes include clock tower, market 
Text  Carmela Fragomeni, Proposed Bronte street changes include clock tower, market, "Proposed Bronte street changes include clock tower, market," Oakville Beaver, 23 Dec 1986 
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