You can’t buy jobs. You just can’t. Tornado Medical Systems leaving town under the cover of darkness without telling a soul is a prime example of why this is the case. Is there a single case where we lured a business to Thunder Bay and it stayed and became successful other than a telemarketing company? […]
Value for money. Its always been about value for money. Whether its reconstructing a street, or the performance of a highly paid manager. The taxpayers of Thunder Bay are paying for a better run city than we are getting. Its plain and simple. We are paying taxes for things we end up paying additional taxes […]
What happens when a couple of newly weds buy the city of their dreams only to find the more money they spend, the more money they need? The ultimate fixer-upper.
Someone falls into the water. You run and grab this life ring. What are the odds that that rope is not going to be tangled? I have looked at it and there may be some method to that madness but I don’t know. Looks scary to me. Not something you want to be dealing with […]
Commisso, who will be asking council Monday night to approve an independent, four-part master drainage study, said once the results are in, the city wants to move quickly to incorporate any recommendations into next year’s budget. – Tbnewswatch June 25, 2012 Read full article here. What is interesting is that nobody ever thought […]
Marina Park. The park that appears, disappears, grows and shrinks depending on what the City of Thunder Bay wants.
Was talking with someone who I suppose was working for the city down at the waterfront. She was waiting for someone to discuss a memorial plaque for a bench. I thought about this for a bit. I wonder if the City of Thunder Bay would allow me to purchase one as follows? Maybe one […]
Bike Racks. What does $8 million in design costs get you and how does that compare to something that costs $300. The racks pictured above costs businesses $300 each. Nice design inside each one. The rack pictured above….well part of $8 million design. Did it cost more than $300? Installation method for racks at […]
My neighbour down the street and his partner are trying to publish their graphic novel. The subject matter is zombies and the local is around Thunder Bay/Northwestern Ontario. They are trying to raise money to get the project moving ahead. If you want to support local artists and help slay some zombies (if you can […]
Here is an explanation I received from someone as to what happened to the sewage plant on 5/27. It sounds very plausible to me. I have one of those low flush toilets. The pipes in the east end and older parts of the city are combined sewer and strom pipes. That means the solids […]