Tag Archives: Council

Time to fade away

A famous general once said: “Old soldiers never die, they just fade away.” With this disappointing but expected election loss it is now time for me to fade away as well by shutting down my blog. As many of my … Continue reading

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The role of Mayor

Mayor’s Role The role of Mayor isn’t about a particular issue. It’s about the ability to lead in order to achieve our vision for the future. The values I can bring to the job is that I am inclusive, genuine, … Continue reading

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Desperate times call for desperate measures

Q. What does that expression “Desperate times call for desperate measures” mean? A. It means that when people get into trouble, for example financial trouble, they may be “backed into a corner” and feel forced to do things they wouldn’t normally … Continue reading

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S.C. Rudegon… FACTS, NO FLUFF

Political Blog S.C. Rudegan whose articles I have posted here in the past now has his own blog in which he speaks his truth based on facts to the people of the Crowsnest Pass, with respect to our many issues … Continue reading

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Council Candidates, where are they?

Over breakfast today, my wife made the following comment: “How come we never hear from any of the council candidates running for office, here on this blog?” That’s a good question. I know for having talked with many of them … Continue reading

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How our Mayor and Council went so wrong….

Complaint Letter …. they just weren’t listening to the wisdom of the average resident here in the Pass, as exemplified by the following…. My Complaint about Council I undeniably hope council gives this letter five minutes of its precious cappuccino-sipping, … Continue reading

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Municipal Election Candidates Forums

Election Candidates Forums Schedule The Crowsnest Pass Chamber of Commerce has just finalized plans for two Municipal Candidates Forums, to take place next week. The first Election Forum will take place on Wednesday, October 9th, start time is 7:00 PM … Continue reading

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Is ‘dissolution’ the solution

Town Talk on Dissolution Since the release of the Municipal Inspection Report there is much talk going on around town including several comments on this blog about the possibility our community could be dissolved by way of ‘dissolution’ i.e. swallowed … Continue reading

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Ratepayer Executive: Deception and Treachery

Culture of Deception and Treachery An anonymous member of the RATpayer Executive finally came forward and admitted they are in fact political and not ‘apolitical’ as their leader has been proclaiming. But deception is not the only thing they are guilty … Continue reading

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The truth will set you free. But first, it will piss you off

Telling the Truth In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act. They say, the public will believe anything, so long as it is not founded on truth, and therefore the truth really is a revolutionary … Continue reading

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