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...
Survey: Information Gathering Process

Survey: Information Gathering Process

The YLJ letter to editor (February 15, 2018) submitted by Alan Nicol who is not only a resident of district one but is someone who helped me during the election campaign and someone I respect greatly. So I felt even more compelled to respond and clarify some of his...