Could be a prime site for an event centre.
That’s life, that’s what people say. Installed sometime in July Decapitated in early December…yay! Is it value for money? Nope. Does it Renew Thunder Bay? Nope. Paid for by the taxpayers of Thunder Bay. Priceless. The contractor could have saved time by installing the service valves and then simply throwing the caps off to the […]
My understanding is that this mess was caused by the Thunder Bay Fire Department. Evidently, the TBFD decided to open up a fire hydrant, not sure why, in mid December. OK. I know that all hydrants need to be tested. They need to work. There are no if ands or buts when it comes to […]
Thunder Bay has scored a major conference that will include delegates from 95 different municipalities in Canada and the U.S. The City has been selected to host the 2014 Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative Annual Conference. About 250 people from both sides of the border will take part, including many mayors who will […]
The 250,000 square foot facility will have 209 employees daily and a traffic flow of up to 800 people per day. Security will be just like in an airport, with metal detectors, x-ray and a search area. – Balancing Costs, Tbnewswatch Dec 11, 2012 (Full article here) The above gives you some idea of just […]
I wonder what the new plan will look like?
This sidewalk is on Algoma Street. It was constructed late summer 2012. It is brand new. There is no reason for that water to sit there. Water on sidewalks should drain. Its a matter of engineering, planning, design and construction. Obviously, the City of Thunder Bay has ineffective quality control, if it has any […]
This was a mighty act of nature that serves as a warning of worse weather to come as our atmosphere reacts to our activities here on the ground. That’s where our attention needs to be focused, not on looking for fault. Regardless of whether or not these lawsuits have a right to proceed, this report […]
Nothing could have been done to prevent this disaster. The odds of hitting an iceberg were astronomical. The White Star line had done everything to construct a completely safe unsinkable mode of transportation. Sure, 1502 people died but what more could they have done? Of course hindsight is 20/20 and we now know that there […]