Solidarity always wins

Solidarity always wins

As I scrolled through my Facebook feed, I started feeling a sense of sadness. Reading conversations about COVID and how more and more divided we’re becoming as the numbers seem to be out of control. I felt an urge to write this blog post, mainly to express...
The Rotten Apples

The Rotten Apples

I never thought of myself as a politician and I didn’t become a city councilor in 2017 because I had political ambitions. At the municipal level, I think most people enter politics because they want to see change and improve their community. But often, for some...
I’m a bad politician!

I’m a bad politician!

I want to discuss a certain topic which I’m really finding frustrating in my job as a municipal councilor (ok, so there are a lot but this is an important one). With the numerous requests a town receives from its residents, priorities need to be set and sometimes what...
Can We Stop Urban Sprawl?

Can We Stop Urban Sprawl?

As the population keeps growing, we continue losing valuable green space and agricultural land due to development. Urban sprawl is happening everywhere and we definitely have played a part in it but we’re also affected by its consequences. Urban sprawl is responsible...
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...