Originally Posted by Drake
Since its being shot in the city he needs municipal permits. The one for guns needs to go past law enforcement whom, as mentioned before, will most likely come around. Since its being shot downtown, its very likely they'd have to close off the sector to the public. Since you have a shoestring budget, things aren't looking too good for you. Sorry.
I guess it depends where and when in downtown... It's been a while since I've been to mtl but I immagine the industrial section is some what deserted after business hours. Robocop managed to film in toronto like this with out closing streets.