If I understand correctly, we built a sewage treatment plant that had no fail safe device installed. The people who designed this system as well as the City of Thunder Bay personnel who signed off on this project, made no allowance for the possibility, no matter how remote, that a very large storm event may occur. A […]
“We never anticipated in our emergency preparedness for the plant to flood to the state at which we saw it this morning,” Matson added. “We never thought that from a design perspective we would ever have a plant that was flooded to the degree of which we see it flooded today.” Darell Matson, Manager, Infrastructure […]
According to City Managers Matson and Mauro, the contractor that did the work on Algoma Street last year, Prime Terra and their sub-contractors will be responsible for making things right on that contract. This falls under warranty work and believe me, there is a lot of it that needs doing. I don’t know if there […]
I have a couple of watches going right now so it might be time for an update. The Scand Home Black Hole Watch Not sure who put this sand in the hole. City or Scand Home. No excavation yet. The PAL Hose Watch Hose was removed for repaving. Still not connected. There we go.
I am not sure why some areas warrant sod and others seeds. The areas with seeds are doing rather poorly. Lots of weeds. Not much grass. When it rains, the seeds tend to float away. Who new? The top five photos were taken today out on the Wilson Street Headlands/Spirit Garden. The bottom five are […]
Possible? Yes. I am not sure who would want to own a condo next to it but if you own a casino, who needs to sell condos? Doubling down? It appears that anything, including a move, is possible with OLG’s new plan for the Thunder Bay casino. A request for information went out to the […]
Just how much does this one cost us taxpayers? I believe more than we think.
Why can’t we have a working fountain on the waterfront now? Doesn’t it work? I’ve seen workers digging around under the fountain’s hood. Why not turn it on? Why wait?
City Admin loves to play games. I know something you don’t know. Could be a big seller this Christmas.