Ford wants marathons taken off streets and moved to parks
John Stall & Shauna Hunt
Sep 27, 2010 14:06:40 PM
TORONTO, Ont. - Leading mayoral candidate Rob Ford reportedly says if he is elected he will move marathons from the streets to a park next year.
Proponents of big city marathons say they showcase their cities.
The events are also big fund raisers for charity and inject millions of tourism dollars into local economies.
Rocco Rossi told 680News that he supports the city marathons but thinks that instead of having multiple events they could be consolidated into one.
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