Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay - Sunday

Thunder Bay – Sunday

A rainy Sunday. Not a great day for photography but I did take some photos. Bee continues work on the sunflower I like the light reflecting off of the flowing water Trash in context Remember when the private developer said there would be valet parking for hotel guests?  Today I saw hotel guests dragging their […]

Thunder Bay - Saturday

Thunder Bay – Saturday

Bees still busy on the sunflower I still do not understand why the concrete sidewalk that is about to be installed was not part of the original concrete work nine years ago? It had to cost less than it does now. Frogs   Fog Lots of goose poop Not sure what these mean?  Blue? Pink?  […]

Thunder Bay - Friday

Thunder Bay – Friday

What happened to the cherry tomatoes from yesterday?   News is not good. Trash in context Looks like the cowardly lion from the movie Wizard of Oz  got a waaaaaay to large nose ring. Street crackers Painted rock Frogs MV Federal Schelde anchored out there Marina slick Looks like the City of Thunder Bay has taken […]

Thunder Bay – Thunder Bay Has Second Highest Property Tax Rate.

Real estate website says Thunder Bay has second-highest property tax rate Thunder Bay City Manager Norm Gale says statistics published on a real estate website fail to provide a complete perspective on the city’s residential property taxes compared with other Ontario communities. Having a higher tax rate, Gale stated Tuesday, doesn’t necessarily equate to higher taxation. Under the […]

Thunder Bay - Thursday

Thunder Bay – Thursday

Sidewalks are becoming bike lanes in Thunder Bay. Yes, more cherry tomatoes. Trash in context Just paved two lanes across the street. How much would have cost to add this in? Trash in context. Trash in context MV Federal Schelde surrounded by the smoke from a tug. Frogs Geese are now flying Birds and the bees?  […]

Thunder Bay - Wednesday

Thunder Bay – Wednesday

Court Street repaving has been completed.  Pavement removed and replaced was not even one year old yet. Not sure what is going on here.  Looks like that asphalt is thicker along the curb. Why is that? Contractor could have done a better job of sweeping up after themselves. Yes, this is going to last a […]

Thunder Bay – End Of DSSAB Program

End of DSSAB program could bring more funding requests to local councils The end of a grant funding program provided by the Thunder Bay District Social Services Administration Board could force a number of regional organizations to look elsewhere for money. The Community Social Reinvestment Program, which provided $562,000 to three dozen causes in 2019, […]

Thunder Bay - Tuesday

Thunder Bay – Tuesday

with bee without bee They are everywhere Looks like the surface layer of asphalt on both driving lanes has been removed and is being replaced. That asphalt was placed last fall. Trash in context Apple cider is popular in Thunder Bay. Frogs Loading the MV Jamno Poo bag. Trash in context Another painted rock Setting […]

Thunder Bay - Monday

Thunder Bay – Monday

The boulevard next to my house going on three years since the sod was placed. Value for money?  No. The sod was placed and then left. No water. Nothing. Trash in context. An empty liquor bottle on a Thunder Bay sidewalk. What are the odds? Trash in context. Your tax dollars at work.  Some of […]

Thunder Bay - Sunday

Thunder Bay – Sunday

Used to take photos of objects from the point of view  of the ground.  Looking Up.  Might give it a try again. The only problem is that I get a lot of strange looks from people walking by as I am taking the photo. Trash in context More trash Frogs MOE boat Chris Jackson More […]