Tag Archives: Ratepayers Association

Future Direction: Back to the Past, or….

…. Forward into the Future. What will be our Future Direction? Is that where this community is headed after Monday’s municipal election here? Some think if certain people get in that is exactly where we are headed, back into the past…. … 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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Is the Ratepayers Executive set to take over town?

Ratepayers Actions Questioned Just received an email from a friend who took the time to do a montage of sorts on our past year with the Ratepayers Association. Check it out. The Ratepayers Actions over the past year also deserves … Continue reading

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Why I won’t be participating in the Election Forum

Election Forum It’s simple. The game is rigged, the deck is stacked against me, the winner has already been decided (as with the last election) even before Nomination Day. Therefore, I will not participate in a farce subjecting myself to … 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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BEWARE: Malignant Pied Pipers of Our Time

Ratepayers Association Meeting Review Last night’s love-in of the Ratepayers Association was a marvel to behold. As usual, the messiah who loves to hear himself speak on and on hogging the floor for all its worth in his typical one-man … Continue reading

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Reader Request: FOIPs of ALL correspondence

…. to Council. Reader Request Some of my readers must think I have no life outside this blog and politics and therefore are available at their beck and call on this last long weekend of summer. Well, it turns out … Continue reading

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Ratepayers deserve thanks… or do they?

Ratepayers Association In our local newspapers this week one will find the following letter to the editor… Dear Editor, Ratepayers deserve thanks With the election and the release of the Municipal Report approaching we would like to express our sincere … Continue reading

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Taking control of our community

Who’s in Control? Where are the Ratepayers? I thought the Ratepayer movement was going to collapse – and in fact, in my mind it has collapsed. And the reason it collapsed is it wasn’t based on anything: it was based … Continue reading

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