Jon Tennett loves to tinker in his garage. It's not an uncommon pastime for an 81-year-old man, but what is unusual is the city's response.
Because Tennett fixes his neighbours' lawn mowers and other small machines, the City of Pickering has charged him with operating an illegal business - even though he's never charged a penny for his work.
CityNews: Handyman Fights With City Over Free Repairs For Neighbours
Hat tip to Carpe Diem.
CARPE DIEM: Handyman Fights City Over Free Repairs