Category Archives: The Good Life

What Has Happened to our Recycling!?

If you are anything like my family you probably try to recycle as much as you can. It’s just the right thing to do right? Well, we were horrified this week when about 95% of our recycling was turned away! … Continue reading

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Come to Council tonight! – Plywood Site Decision – Live Blog

The live blog will have the latest update at the top tonight. 10:51 – I asked the following: “I found when I looked at the environmental assessment for the plywood site that it appeared that the majority of the contamination … Continue reading

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A Letter to Council about the Beach

I sent a letter to the City and Council about Canal Beach this morning urging them to pursue a public input process before making any more decisions about the Plywood site.  It is at the bottom of this post. I … Continue reading

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Port Alberni – The Youngest Place on Vancouver Island?

Lots of news out there today about the Census data. If you’re wondering about Port Alberni, linked are the goods from Stats Can: Duncan, Courtenay and Campbell River are pretty similar to us age wise, but compared to our closest … Continue reading

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Teachers Should Obey The Law. They Should Walk Out

BC Teachers are currently deciding whether they should challenge the government and walk out in defiance of Bill 22 and the fines it imposes. I say, yes, they should. In fact they should not return until the Government agrees to … Continue reading

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