Montreal City Weblog has been tracking Montreal news and changes in the urban fabric since 2001.

Blogger Kate McDonnell is a lifelong Montrealer who has worked as a typesetter, proofreader, graphic designer, content editor and copywriter. She is currently web designer and blogger at, and also does web and print design, writing, translation (F to E) and copyediting on a freelance basis. She lives in Villeray and her favourite colour is Pantone Red 032.

Kate has been fostering cats for the rescue group Pussy Patrol. If you’re considering adopting a cat, please ask.

Montreal City Weblog was written about in Le Devoir in 2004. Steve Faguy did a Gazette article about this blog in 2006 and posted an extended version of his article on his own blog. Most of the technical notes he mentions are no longer true.

Montreal City Weblog has no connection with MTLBlog.

All contents on this blog, both textual and pictorial, are © Kate McDonnell unless otherwise attributed.