Moving day comes early

For some stupid reason, just about every single person in Montreal moves on the same day. Moving day (which is actually July 1st and known as Canada Day in the rest of the country) ends up being a clusterfuck for most people involved, and even for some who aren’t.

Narrow streets are made even narrower by large trucks, pedestrians crowd the sidewalks alone or in pairs carrying all sorts of oddly shaped furniture, and everything related to moving costs a hell of a lot more.
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