Maybe our town officials need to be “probed” by the OPP. While they are at it, we can get a quote from the OPP for providing police services in our city.
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What I do know is that local citizens are getting pissed off over the complete lack of meaningful public input on almost every issue that comes before council.
Oh City Admin have the public information centres required by provincial and federal governments. City Admin has a slew of reps present helicoptering around the room putting out PR fires. Comments are solicited from the public. Comments are read. Comments are ignored.
Remember the 9,000 signature petition against the sale of land in Marina Park to a private developer? The document was simply ignored.
Zoning by-laws are amended all the time. Long term City Plan? Non-existent unless, of course, it is in Administration’s best interest to have a long term City Plan. Then there will be one. For a while anyway.
Does our council have ties to prominent Liberals, former or not? Hmmmm… We seem to be at the provincial hog trough a lot.