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Thunder Bay - Take Back Our Governments

Thunder Bay – Take Back Our Governments

“Where everyone else bailed out the bankers and made the public pay the price, Iceland let the banks go bust and actually expanded its social safety net,” noted Paul Krugman, admiringly. Iceland, he found, had demonstrated the “case for letting creditors of private banks gone wild eat the losses”. Nobel prize winner Joeseph Stilitz agreed. […]

Thunder Bay - Roomy Transit Shelters

Thunder Bay – Roomy Transit Shelters

Thunder Bay Transit customers enjoying one of the new transit shelters.   One of the comments heard most is just how roomy the shelters are. Extremely roomy. Thunder Bay Transit … taking care of their customers is job one.

Thunder Bay - A Rural Water Co-op = Pay Less Property Tax

Thunder Bay – A Rural Water Co-op = Pay Less Property Tax

A house with no running water has a value of almost zero.   I hope the City of Thunder Bay goes to MPAC and gets these houses reassessed.  I suspect their tax rate will drop by more than the $100,000 annual savings cancelling this service will achieve. Down at Prince Arthur’s Landing,  the taxpayers payed […]