The Big Dig

The Big Dig has begun on the waterfront.  This is the soil remediation tender (Tender 15) that came in at $1.1M plus.  I have inserted a photo below showing the operation as of 11:30 this morning. You are probably looking at the photo and saying, “That isn’t all that deep.  The site remediation isn’t that […]

Thunder Bay – Ian Angus – Bankruptcy

The concept behind personal bankruptcy in Ontario is this: you assign or surrender everything you own to a trustee in bankruptcy in exchange for the elimination of your unsecured debts.  There are things exempt from seizure so personal bankruptcy. Things such as: $5,650 worth of personal possessions (clothing, jewelry, sports equipment, etc.); $5,650 worth of […]

Thunder Bay – Word on the Street – The Redig

Word on the street is that the sewer/water line that was installed last fall in Prince Arthur’s Landing will have to be re-excavated.  I understand, the work is needed because, when the lines were originally installed, an inspector was not present.  Payment for this  work is going to be cost plus which sounds like it […]