Comment 109215

By ergopepsi (registered) | Posted February 16, 2015 at 18:51:12 in reply to Comment 109182

Back in the 50's and 60's many of the workers at all of those plants did live in Burlington. It was a backwater where the labourers could afford to buy a home with a yard. The CEO's lived in Hamilton which, at the time, was the place to be. Of course the eighties brought a downturn that didn't affect Burlington but left Hamilton with an aging housing stock and the flight of anyone who could afford a house as far from Burlington street as possible.

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