Category Archives: Environment

Gas Fracking, LNG and what Councillors should, and likely do know.

One thing that really bugs me about politicians is when they fein ignorance to avoid dealing with a topic. At last nights City Council meeting there was a letter addressed to council from a resident of Burnaby that had gotten … Continue reading

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June 14 – Council live blog – Big Agenda!

We are getting started! Most recent on top. And we are done. 10:08 – Washington asks about Nomination and election timing. Hartwell says all info is on the website. 10:07 – Kerr notice of motion to have AVICC do a … Continue reading

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Our Working Waterfront and Livable Waterfront go Hand in Hand

I take the optimistic point of view… what we have now in front of us are huge opportunities! Today’s AV Times newspaper lays out those opportunities perfectly.  From affordable, waterfront living, to our living and working forests, to our own … Continue reading

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Updated: Beach is symbolic of Port Alberni’s potential and needed direction

June 9: I’ve added more info and a letter to the bottom of this post… Scroll down to check it all out.  The June 9 Agenda includes the full contract to be signed with PAPA. In a week’s time Council … Continue reading

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Live Blog May 26 Council Meeting

I will be live blogging the Council meeting again tonight. You can download the Agenda here. The big topics will again be Canal Beach and the Bulldogs. The Mayor is away in Ontario so Dan Washington will apparently be acting … Continue reading

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