SAQ ANNOUNCES THE CLOSING OF THE LOCAL OUTLET IN POINT ST. CHARLES NEXT YEAR
The SAQ announcement of this closing of their location on Charlevoix & Centre Sts., in Point
The Point History Society, including myself, has been working with the Borough to develop a plan to revitalize
The problem does not seem to be that the SAQ is not making a profit at this locatio0n but claim the profit is not large enough. But as a semi-government controlled operation they do have a duty to the community – more than just the profit motive.
In addition, there have many new comers to the area who have purchased new condos and homes and this could only result in an increased market for this branch in the next years.
But, we still have a number of older residents and asking them to go to the
And, finally the local manager and staff are well respected in the Point and have always co-operated with the Theatre & the History Society etc., including allowing us to display some Point historical photos in the branch.
I am thinking of setting up an on-line petition asking the SAQ management to reconsider this decision