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After being denied twice, the proposed mosque at Jos. Campau and Caniff can go ahead with new design plans.

Several months ago the leaders of the Al Islah Mosque were told to go back to the drawing board because they wanted to cover up most of the windows at the building.

That design did not conform to the city's zoning requirements that say at least 70 percent of the windows in the commercial zone must be transparent. Mosque leaders came back and claimed that historically the building had fewer windows than it does now.


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