Monthly Archives: November 2016

Torn apart and brought together

November 30, 2016

Cambridge Times The location of the city’s planned recreation multiplex is a divisive issue. There are a lot of varying opinions about where this facility – the city’s largest-ever community infrastructure project – should be built. At the originally proposed Conestoga College site? On one of the Pinebush Road properties discussed? Riverside Park? Though a […]

Time to drain council swamp of legacy members

November 29, 2016

  Liar, liar, pants on fire…stop telling lies or your nose will grow. We can no longer afford all these lies. This is a democracy. The Mayor and Councilors were elected to do a job. Our “leaders” really aren’t leaders as much as public servants. They work for us. They are our employees. And we need […]

Gary Price ex council member allowed on the Budget Committee, meanwhile Jan Leggitt denied………………..

November 25, 2016

Jan Leggitt an elected Council Member for ward 4, denied access to closed door meetings.. and yet…Gary Price ( a legendary past member of Craig’s ol boys club) is allowed on the Budget Committee.(???) Is this why he didn’t challenge the Election Results.. ? **************************** Residents ask Cambridge budget committee to keep Soper pool […]

Cambridge considers code of conduct for the public

November 22, 2016

Waterloo Region Record ByAnam Latif CAMBRIDGE — Council is looking to adopt a new code of conduct, but this time it’s for the public. A decision was deferred last week to get input from Cambridge residents and craft a better policy. “They feel as if they are being treated like children,” Coun. Jan Liggett said […]

CAMBRIDGE.. this is your Mayor reprimanding a ” Concerned Senior Citizen of Cambridge”

November 20, 2016

Editors note.. below is concerning a comment made at a recent Council Meeting..  To: Doug & Council: I heard your comment re why the Student wondered why Cambridge hates them. I hope you were man enough, honest enough to let him know that all this conflict is YOUR FAULT – as it was you who […]

Cambridge council motion may not be legal, democracy watchdog says

November 19, 2016

‘I really think this is a huge overreaction:’ Duff Conacher of Democracy Watch By Kate Bueckert, Jackie Sharkey, CBC News Posted: Nov 18, 2016 3:35 PM ETLast Updated: Nov 18, 2016 3:35 PM ET A move by Cambridge city council to prohibit councillors from attending in-camera committee meetings if the councillor doesn’t sit on that committee […]

This is what happens when you don’t play by Doug Craig’s rules…

November 16, 2016

Cambridge councillor’s closed-door presence comes to an end   Cambridge Times ByRichard Vivian CAMBRIDGE- A proposal to amend council’s procedural bylaw set off a virtual firestorm of “bad faith” and mistrust allegations, along with counter claims and alternative explanations on Tuesday (Nov. 15) evening. The motion, brought forward by Coun. Frank Monteiro and approved 5-4, […]

Cambridge Council trying to shut out Elected Councillors!!!! ( Craig’s lynch mob at work?

November 13, 2016

Invitation to Council Meeting on Tuesday November 15, 2016. Message from Jan Liggett: As most of you know I have been attending the Sportsplex meetings since they began. I believe that any I have not attended, it is because I was away. I have made a point of also attending those held in closed doors. […]


November 11, 2016

CAMBRIDGE.. THEY ARE CLOSING FOUNTAIN STREET FOR 2 YEARS TO REPLACE A BRIDGE. Why in heavens name are residents accepting this?  They replaced the bridge on Speedsville Road in approx 11 months…and now want 2 years on a highly traveled roadway.. and not to mention the construction on King Street in Preston.. is the construction […]