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Thunder Bay - Thursday

Thunder Bay – Thursday

The 1938 McLaughlin-Buick driving around the city. (see previous post here) This is getting ridiculous.  No sidewalk left for pedestrians any longer. The machine that the taxpayers had to buy to suck up all the litter that the assholes in the city toss onto the street/sidewalk blows air out of the rear. This large jet […]

Thunder Bay - Wednesday

Thunder Bay – Wednesday

Getting the top granular layer on the new parking lot being constructed at the south end of Marina Park Had a concrete pour at the site of the much hyped and much delayed Delta by Marriott Waterfront Hotel. Naturally, the trucks that delivered the concrete clean out their drums in Marina Park. Can’t do it […]

Thunder Bay – Feds To Spend $5.5 On Storm Water Upgrades

Feds to spend $5.5M on storm water upgrades City and province will split the remainder of the cost. The federal government will spend up to $5.5 million to help the City of Thunder Bay upgrade its storm water infrastructure. The money will cover 34 separate projects, including 16 storm water management facilities, new storm sewers […]

Thunder Bay - Tuesday

Thunder Bay – Tuesday

Looks like the tulip thieves left me one. I wonder if I will be allowed to keep this one. Obligatory shopping cart photos Court Street construction signing: Bay Street update.  This sign, useless when it was tied to the lamp post is now even more useless. Its lying face down on the sidewalk. The contractor […]

Thunder Bay – Pools Of Blood

Sudden death on South Marks Street Witness says person was on the ground in a pool of blood when police arrived. City police are investigating a sudden death in the 300 block of South Marks Street. In a release issued on Monday night, police say they arrived on scene at the intersection of Arthur and South Marks […]

Thunder Bay - Monday

Thunder Bay – Monday

Yup…finish your drink and toss the trash on public or private property.  No use carrying around until you get home.  Just make it someone else’s problem. Obligatory shopping cart photo Runners on Water Street Looking through the only window that is not covered with plywood on the Lyceum Building. Whoever bought it from the city […]

Thunder Bay – Cameras and Lights Along Waterways

A Thunder Bay woman has launched a petition urging Thunder Bay city council to have cameras and improved lighting installed “along all waterways . . . to improve safety for our youth and our entire community.” – Chronicle Journal read full article here Yup…reviewing video will help people find the bodies, if the video exists in […]

Thunder Bay – Who Trusts Insurance Companies?

This excerpt from a Letter to the Editor published in the Chronicle Journal on May 20, 2017. It points out the how our high salaried residents of City Hall may have failed us, the taxpayers of the City of Thunder Bay.  Tens of millions of those sweet, sweet taxpayer dollars are on the line. (see […]

Thunder Bay - Saturday

Thunder Bay – Saturday

Obligatory shopping cart photos Squirrel checking things out. This is an update to a gas leak previous mentioned in the May 10, 2017 post.  I noticed this gas connection in front of the Waterhouse Lounge. A post has been installed to protect this gas line. Is this the gas line that was hit by a vehicle?  Likely […]

Thunder Bay - Friday

Thunder Bay – Friday

This pile has been in this spot for almost two weeks…maybe its time that the person responsible for it takes it away The concrete dumping spot in Marina Park.  Its growing Tree sparrow Brown-headed Cowbird. Once you know about it, you see it all the time. Song Sparrow The fountain/skating rink.  They have put the […]