MONTREAL - Former Montreal mayor Jean Dore has passed away from pancreatic cancer.
Dore, a two-term mayor, passed away today in Montreal.
He was 70.
He'd been diagnosed with cancer in 2014.
Dore was a founding member of the Montreal Citizens' Movement municipal party in 1974.
He was elected twice as mayor — the first mandate coming in 1986 following the retirement of Jean Drapeau, who'd spent the previous 26-years as mayor.
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