Author Archives: chrisale

Officially Sworn In – Work Begins – Results of Poll Questions

Hi all, It has been a busy couple weeks already since election night.  Council has been attending lots of training sessions to get oriented to the city staff and procedures and our General duties and there is lots more to … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Change, Environment, Politics | Leave a comment

Thank You So Much! We did it! I’m In! Now the work begins.

I don’t think it will quite hit me until the first orientation meetings this week…. but I am extremely honoured and excited to have succeeded in this campaign.  I will be keeping this website and my Facebook page up so … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Change, Environment, Family, Peak Oil, Pictures, Politics, The Good Life, ToTheEditor | 1 Comment

Will you vote on Wednesday?

Your first opportunity to vote in an advance poll is Wednesday November 5th! So exciting! I will likely be voting sometime around 9AM. The Advance Poll for City voters will be at City Hall from 8AM to 8PM. If you … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Comments Off

Bike racks at 6PM. Foot/bike bridge and Nanaimo foot ferry at 7PM

Just a quick note that if you are in support of more bike and pedestrian friendly infrastructure in our City today might be a good day to head to City Hall. At 6PM there will be an official public hearing … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Change, Environment, Family, Peak Oil, Politics, The Good Life | Comments Off

Social Planning Council Questions

The Alberni Valley Social Planning Council sent these questions out to candidates last week.  With their permission, I’ve reproduced them here with the answers I provided.  Our poor, and mentally and physically challenged, and especially our disadvantaged children need support. … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Politics | Comments Off