Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay - Wednesday

Thunder Bay – Wednesday

Sidewalk cyclists abound This couple are about to catch up to pedestrians. What will they do? Ooooo, they head out onto the street Ride on the wrong side of the street. Then back onto the sidewalk A feral shopping cart with something on the bottom rack A toaster oven?   Yup, this embarrassing sign is […]

Thunder Bay – Racism? If You Look Hard Enough, You Will Find It, Even Where It Does Not Exist.

If you are a hammer, then everyone looks like a nail.  What are you if everyone looks like a racist?   Living in Thunder Bay. Celebrated Indigenous law school dean resigns claiming systemic racism Angelique EagleWoman, who became first Indigenous dean of a Canadian law school, says efforts to bring meaningful change “thwarted” by Lakehead University. […]

Thunder Bay - Tuesday

Thunder Bay – Tuesday

the Pool 6 pond is opening up. Birds are coming back. The Tree Swallows are picking out their nesting spots Crows have been here all winter Canada Geese are taking a bath…or at least that is what I think they were doing. Playing? Cleaning? Trying to drown each other? Festival stage so far.. Waverley Park […]

Thunder Bay – Tbaytel Gives $18.5 Million To City In Dividend Payments. Money Is Immediately Sucked Into Black Hole And Disappears

Tbaytel gives $18.55M to city in dividend payments Annual contribution includes a $1-million special dividend and a $175,123 performance dividend. Tbaytel’s annual contribution to city coffers totalled than $18.5 million this year. The municipally owned utility will contribute a fixed dividend payment of $17.37 million, as well as a $1 million special dividend payment and a […]

Thunder Bay - Monday

Thunder Bay – Monday

Earth Day…was it on Saturday? Canada Geese flying around Marina Park MV Baie Comeau. MV Federal Yoshino MV Federal Bering USCGC Alder I guess this is the Port of Thunder Bay’s icebreaker now.  Too bad. MV Ojibway leaving  You have to wonder why anyone would design square corners on anything in a park.  In fact, […]

Thunder Bay - Sunday

Thunder Bay – Sunday

  Lots of these. City of Thunder Bay should ban them. The Magic Cones have been in place for maybe a month now.   Obviously this street is not overly important, at least not important enough for our high salaried residents of City Hall to do something. Wilson Street park rink coming down.  I still think […]

Thunder Bay - Saturday

Thunder Bay – Saturday

Pier 3.  Walkers not allowed out there. Why not?   What’s the problem?   Why not get the person inside the Water Garden Pavilion to unlock the gate at 11 am and then lock it again in the evening?  Too complicated a job?   Mentioned this before.  The bench was removed.  Soo why not remove the concrete […]

Thunder Bay – War ON Pedestrians Continues

Transit driver charged after hitting teen pedestrian A Thunder Bay Transit driver has been charged with failing to yield to a pedestrian after making contact with a 17-year-old on the city’s south side. The Thunder Bay Police Service announced the Highway Traffic Act charge against the driver Friday afternoon, hours after the teen was struck […]

Thunder Bay - Friday

Thunder Bay – Friday

Someone ate their lunch/dinner/snack in the Pool 6 area One thing I see in Thunder Bay on a daily basis is plastic straws. Dozens a day laying on the ground. The City of Thunder Bay needs to ban them.  If our elected corporate whores had any guts, they would have done it already. The empty […]

Thunder Bay - Thursday

Thunder Bay – Thursday

Click on any image to enlarge Shows you how well our pigeons are fed here in Thunder Bay.  No birds are touching this grain…unless they know something about the grain we don’t.  Hmm……. Cleaning up the Tug Boat basin area. The area was used by the hotel construction operation as a laydown area.  Some of […]