What I’ve Learned so Far

What I’ve Learned so Far

Almost halfway through our mandate, I started to ponder about the last 2 years. I thought I would share some things I’ve learned so far in my position as a city councillor. If you ever consider running in the next election, think about the following points: What...
Waste Management Crisis

Waste Management Crisis

This topic keeps coming up and I thought I would give my own explanation and provide some answers to explain to residents why council made certain decisions concerning waste management. Did you know that recent studies stated that Canadians produce more garbage per...
Why Citizen Participation is Important

Why Citizen Participation is Important

Even before I decided to run for elections, I felt that a change was needed on the way decisions were made at the municipal level. I always thought that by the time residents learned of changes or new decisions, it often seemed to be after the fact. As well, as a...
Moratorium for the West

Moratorium for the West

I haven’t had much time to write in the last year. I really wish I was better and more disciplined at writing and I apologize. But today, I really felt compelled because I think what just happened at our last council meeting (November 13, 2018) really deserves some...