Sosnowski vouched for the owners, saying they can be trusted to make sure their customers don’t cause a disturbance.
“Lets control the people, and we’ll go from there,” Sosnowski said. “If they can’t be controlled, we’ll revisit (the issue).”
Councilor Joseph O’Keefe voted against allowing the bench, saying, “I would not want this on my street or in my ward.”
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