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 is currently fostering cats for the Pussy Patrol rescue group. Please feel free to inquire about the availability of cats personally cat-whispered by Kate.

Montreal City Weblog was written about in Le Devoir in 2004. Fagstein did a Gazette article about this blog in 2006 and posted an extended version of his article on his own blog. (Some of the technical notes mentioned by Fagstein no longer apply.)

Montreal City Weblog has no connection with MTLBlog.

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