Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay - Sunday

Thunder Bay – Sunday

Took a stroll down Simpson Street Not clearing the sidewalk in front of the burned buildings. Was the local HQ for Hells Angels.. Another burned set of buildings across the street.   I think its the best mural in the city. Means something different today than it did a couple of years ago. Walmart cart. […]

Thunder Bay - Saturday

Thunder Bay – Saturday

With no sun casting my shadow over the subject, I took another photo of the bagels. Trash in context Unused condom Needles   Still one hanging around Trash in context

Thunder Bay - Friday

Thunder Bay – Friday

This robin appeared to be very curious about me. Why I no longer use the pedestrian overpass. Where they were cutting that trench in the ice yesterday. Cleared off a lot of the snow in preparation for the snow sculptures and Family Day activities. The weekend after this.   Someone did not like bagels?  Why […]

Thunder Bay – Profits Are Private While Losses Are Public

Public input sought for Thunder Bay harbour mercury remediation The committee trying to find a way to remediate nearly 400,000 cubic metres of mercury-contaminated sediment in Thunder Bay’s north harbour is ready to present its latest ideas to the public. A working group representing government and local agencies has made changes to the options that […]

Thunder Bay - Thursday

Thunder Bay – Thursday

Black and white Colour Black and white Colour I wonder who picks the music that is played at the fountain pond skating rink? Putting up a fence? Keeping people from walking out onto the lake? Are they planning on stocking the pond with fish for Family Day?   Might be some ice-fishing available for people attending […]

Thunder Bay - Wednesday

Thunder Bay – Wednesday

Frost on a catchbasin. Lost and found. Why I no longer use the pedestrian overpass. Sculptures still remaining relatively untouched by vandals. Snow sculpturing contest will start around the 10th. Three next to the Tai Chi area. Festival area now has sculpture forms set up. There are six in the festival area. Playing with light.

Thunder Bay - Tuesday

Thunder Bay – Tuesday

With a sunny day, I tried to photograph the snow sculptures again. Shadows bring out detail. What? No fancy colours? From the train station?  Is it going to be open this summer?

Thunder Bay - Monday

Thunder Bay – Monday

Trying to escape from the CJ compound If you have these, you need more insulation in your attic You don’t want to be standing under this when it finally drops. Pavement is heaving Looks like this lamp has taken a hit Yes, that is blue sky back there. Why I no longer use the pedestrian […]

Thunder Bay - Sunday - 02/02/2020 - Lots Of Twos

Thunder Bay – Sunday – 02/02/2020 – Lots Of Twos

Bags starting to emerge from the snowbanks. When the condition of the sidewalk is crap, then the street is the better option. Fruit Loops See any recyclable material in the trash?  It does not matter as it will all end up in the landfill. Beer and cigarettes More robin photos.  Probably the last ones unless […]

Thunder Bay – Looking For Solution To Lead In Drinking Water That Does Not Involve Spending A Lot Of Money

Thunder Bay looking for new solutions to lead in drinking water The City of Thunder Bay says it’s phasing out the use of sodium hydroxide in the city’s water supply and is looking for other options to reduce lead levels at the tap. While it does that, it will provide free water filters to households […]