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If they can pave in cold weather in Thunder Bay, why not elsewhere? There is a world of untapped cold weather paving opportunities for Taranis Contracting in Canada alone. A possible television show to document the operation…
These are the different plans that I have been able to find. I am sure there are more as the final development does not look like the bottom plan. As you can see, what was promised back in 2007 is a far cry from what we will be walking into on December 16. What […]
Visitors to the City will now be welcomed by some new signage. “Gateway/Welcome signs have the potential to speak to the cultural uniqueness of the community and enhance visitors’ first impression of Thunder Bay.” I agree hold heartily.
And there is no customer more loyal than the City of Thunder Bay. Change the City’s name to BrookMcilroy City? Is there no other company that has ideas about what a city of the future might look like? What if this company is not that great? Its funny that our public art comes from many […]
On November 15, I was walking along the east side of Algoma Street just south of the Pearl Street intersection when I heard a young woman issue a profanity on the other side of the street. She had just run up from Dufferin Street and found the lane in front of the bus stop next to Big Eds coned […]
In the above TBT News item, Rebecca Johnson, Councillor at Large for the City of Thunder Bay speaks of the importance of public art to the City of Thunder Bay. She rates it at he same level of importance as other city infrastructure such as roads, transit, parks, street lights, and so on. Without public art, she says, […]
Speaks for itself. Why paint anything this late in the year? Maybe it should have been done just after the asphalt was laid? You know…when it was still warm? Waste of money and it looks like hell.
Can someone please tell me why this guy has a uniform? What exactly is the reason for it? And the medals? And the gold braids? The EMS are paramedics are they not? Should he not be dressed like a doctor? Surgical mask? Scrubs? Just because he is the Chief of EMS does that warrant […]