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Why is a 500 car parkade for the proposed event centre deemed unnecessary by the project sales staff? You know, the people that are pushing for the Water Street location over any other? Well, lets see. there is the $16 million price tag. That figure would make the downtown nor site really expensive. It already is very […]
An update on the Tbaytel excavation mess mentioned in a couple previous blog entries. (here and here) Repairs have been made by…? Paid by..? Why did it require a complaint from a private citizen to get our City Administration to do what should have been done in the first place? This repair is, of course, temporary and will […]
Interesting. Evidently it CAN be done. Cities can get rid of slackers. Managers responsible should be canned first. Then go after the bargaining unit workers only if they were acting against their supervisors instructions. Managers are ultimately responsible and should pay the price. That is why they get paid the big bucks.
I am not sure exactly how things work at City Hall. I would have thought that when a company wants to dig holes in publicly owned infrastructure, that company would have to go to City Hall, meet with one of our high priced managers, lets say, Darrell Matson. Manager of Infrastructure and Operations, and lay […]
The first of two condos being sold by Resolve Group went up for sale last month with the majority of the 51 units being taken within the first week. Nearly a month later, 10 units remain and now the developer intends to push plans for construction of the second condominium sooner than originally planned. […]
(full article here) It will be interesting to see what happens on Monday, if anything. I am sure there are lots of skeletons in the TBPD closet that are itching to see the light of day.
Lately, the national media has been using the term hunger strike to describe the action that Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence has taken to protest Bill C-45. Chief Spence, has been subsisting on fish broth and medicinal tea since Dec. 11 2012. If the so called hunger strike ends on January 25, 2013, she will have been engaged in her […]