Daily Archives: July 24, 2007

I’m a Taxpayer Too

On occasion, I get calls or emails from constituents reminding me that they are taxpayers and have certain expectations about the services they receive for their tax dollar. Many residents are worried about facing significant tax increases over the next … Continue reading

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The Business Case for Saving the Convent

Loretto Convent A recent commentary in the Mercury is critical of the concept of putting a civic museum in a building the city does not own. The writer compares it to building a swimming pool in your neighbours backyard. Personally, … Continue reading

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John McCrae School

Sorry – I accidentally deleted a post re: John McCrae School so I am creating a new thread so that the discussion can continue. I’ve reposted it below: Comment from Gord Sloan: Thanks Leanne Could I suggest that a more … Continue reading

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