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Don’t call us, we’ll call you

Don’t call us Some of my readers here may recall the mayor in his Mayor’s Corner Newsletter #67 of December 18, 2012 giving the reason for cancellation of a Jamboree for this summer as being the fault of the Ratepayer’s … Continue reading

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Councillors just don’t get it… or do they?

Councillors just don’t get it The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it always to be kept alive. – Thomas Jefferson The above words could never be more true than in the … Continue reading

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Ratepayers Meeting: Patient No More

Patient No More Last night’s Ratepayers Association meeting drew another large lively and engaged crowd to their monthly meeting at the Hillcrest Miners Club. The focus of the meeting dealt with Municipal Affairs dragging of their feet with respect to sending … Continue reading

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Oh Me, Oh My, What’s Going On?

Delay expected in the hiring of a Economic Development Officer Today on CJPR radio news I heard Randy Spencer tell us that the Mayor told council we should not hire an Economic Development Officer (EDO) as planned and much anticipated, … Continue reading

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What goes around comes around

Municipality’s Reputation The other day some of us were talking about what a sullied reputation we now have after months of negative media coverage (locally, provincially, nationally and even internationally) with respect to this mayor and council’s (mis)mangement of our … Continue reading

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Ratepayers Petition successful

Intervention a Go! Just got off the phone with Municipal Affairs confirming a rumour I heard today that the Minister for Municipal Affairs Doug Griffiths has granted the Crowsnest Ratepayers Association’s request for provincial intervention into the management of our … Continue reading

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All fired up and no where to go

Residents All Fired Up Pretty much sums up the mood of Pass residents here while we await word from Minister Doug Griffiths with respect to the Crowsnest Ratepayers petition. I see from going to the Municipal website that the Ratepayers … Continue reading

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Town Hall Meeting: We need to talk

We need to talk I believe with everything that has transpired, especially in the last couple of months or so, that a meeting of the minds, so to speak, needs to take place between members of council and the general … Continue reading

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What people are saying… "We don’t trust you no more"

Trust you no more By way of petition and word on the street the community has spoken… “We don’t trust you no more”… is what they are saying. Mayor, council and administration have lost the trust of the people… and … Continue reading

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Billy Boy, takes aim at town

Ratepayers unhappy with Minister Don’t take your guns to town, son Leave your guns at home, Billy Don’t take your guns to town… – Johnny Cash Excuse the humour here but I think Billy Kovach and the rest of us … Continue reading

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