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Is Doug Craig holding Cambridge Hostage ?

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November 24, 2015

If you look closely, you will see a pattern with this Mayor.. In the 2003…2006 Elections, the ballots took well over 2 hours to get to City Hall!! In 2010… He changed how we vote in Cambridge.. ( yes he blamed it on the Clerk) They missed over 14000 residents voter cards… blamed MPAC Cut […]


Masked voting not an issue for these Cambridge residents

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October 19, 2015

Masked voting Richard Vivian, Times Staff Tommy and Lucy Vann voted during the Oct. 19 federal election wearing face coverings. Cambridge Times ByRichard Vivian CAMBRIDGE – In an act of protest, Cambridge residents Tommy and Lucy Vann donned masks before heading into a Preston polling station this evening (Oct. 19). Theirs wasn’t a comment on […]


Cambridge offers unique deal on high water bills

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June 17, 2015

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE VIDEO CTV Kitchener Published Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:16PM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:51PM EDT The city of Cambridge is offering a new deal for residents with water bills that are significantly higher than normal. Starting this September, Cambridge residents with water bills over $250.00 will be […]


Cambridge not spared problems with voters’ list in 2014

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April 9, 2015

Waterloo Region Record ByChris Herhalt CAMBRIDGE — The City of Cambridge should pay its poll workers a little better, reduce the number of polling places and find better ways to verify the accuracy of its voters’ list, says a post-election report submitted to councillors Tuesday. The voters’ list errors that plagued the cities of Waterloo […]


Corruption at City Hall? by Scot Ferguson

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January 28, 2015

Let me get this straight. Landmark Holdings buys the Post Office and guts it with plans to open a restaurant. They gut the interior and completely destroy it so no one else wants it. The city then buys the building from Landmark and gives them an exclusive, untendered deal on the restaurant that will be […]


Cambridge Water Billing Issues by Scot Ferguson

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January 1, 2015

**note.** We have a facebook group with over 500 members who are dealing with outlandish water bills.. Some as high as $5000,00 for a 2 month period and the city demanding the resident pay or be cut off or the bill is added to your tax account.. Below is a post from the site by […]


Skyrocketing water bills mystify, anger residents ( HEADS UP CAMBRIDGE)

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January 1, 2015

Editor’s note: This report follows a four-month look into Atlanta water bill complaints conducted by CNN’s Kyra Phillips and the CNN Special Investigations Unit. Follow CNN Senior Investigative Producer Scott Zamost on Twitter. Atlanta (CNN) — Imagine paying as much for water as you do for your mortgage. PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE ENTIRE POST..


A sample of the bulling and intimidation from Cambridge City Hall.. Merry Christmas

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December 12, 2014

Thursday December 11, 2014  Thursday December 11, 2014 In reference to Gary Dyke’s; Date of receipt:  Letter dated November 26, 2014 signed by Gary Dyke received via e-mail from Deborah Ingraham on Monday, December 08, 2014 @ 6:04 p.m.. Seven Days to respond with a payment plan:  Should be Monday December 15, 2014. A response […]


City councillors legally responsible for clean water under new law ,( from August 2012)

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December 6, 2014

FROM AUGUST 2012 Waterloo Region Record WATERLOO REGION — New safe water legislation means city councillors will be legally responsible for problems with the local water supply. In January, provincial Safe Drinking Water Act legislation goes into place which says city councillors are responsible for providing clean water because they are the owners or operators. […]


Significant Drinking Water Threat Policy Applicability Map

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December 6, 2014

TCE and chlorides are contaminants that can spread through groundwater flow. It already resides within the boundaries of the Protected Drinking water source in West Galt.  The West Galt watershed is listed as being at a “high risk for contamination” by the GRCA. Groundwater contamination by TCE has become an important environmental concern for human exposure. […]


1994 Report: showing evidence of VOC”s ( volatile organic chemicals) including TCE in Cambridge’s drinking water

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December 6, 2014

re posting this..December 6/2014.. documents are old.. but readable.. *** By Debbie Vitez | November 15, 2011 | 4 Comments | Filed under: Cambridge’s Dirty Drinking Water I ran this April 10,2010 Re: Cambridge Drinking water.. Middleton St pumping station Canadian General Tower and Ciba Geigy Below you will find 3 links.. they include. A report by Brenda Thompson ( along […]


our drinking water… this report from 1992 ( posted in 2012)

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December 6, 2014

our drinking water… this report from 1992 By Debbie Duff Vitez | March 8, 2012 | 6 Comments | Filed under: Cambridge’s Dirty Drinking Water Can someone please tell me how many filters have been installed since this time?. AGM.. didn’t you just say, you suspect we will not get any test results on our water, until the Middleton Wellfield which […]


Cambridge, the City of Water Contamination, Region of Water Pollution, What is Trichloroethylene (TCE)? We have plenty of it in Cambridge.

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December 5, 2014

Pioneered by Imperial Chemical Industries in Britain, its development was hailed as an anesthetic revolution. Originally thought to possess less hepatotoxicity than chloroform, and without the unpleasant pungency and flammability of ether, TCE use was nonetheless soon found to have several pitfalls. These included promotion of cardiac arrhythmias, low volatility and high solubility preventing quick anesthetic induction, reactions with soda lime used in carbon […]


Cambridge residents to get small water rate cut after double billing

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December 4, 2014

Waterloo Region Record ByChris Herhalt CAMBRIDGE — All Cambridge water customers have been double billed a small charge meant to raise money to repair aging water and waste-water infrastructure since the start of the year. While they will be receiving a rate reduction in 2015, there remains no relief for a handful of residents who […]


Cambridge, the City of Water Contamination, Region of WaterPollution

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December 2, 2014

What is Trichloroethylene (TCE)? We have plenty of it in Cambridge. Pioneered by Imperial Chemical Industries in Britain, its development was hailed as an anesthetic revolution. Originally thought to possess less hepatotoxicity than chloroform, and without the unpleasant pungency and flammability of ether, TCE use was nonetheless soon found to have several pitfalls. These included promotion of cardiac arrhythmias, low volatility and […]


Council opts against Ward 6 recount – Shannon Adshade wins

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November 1, 2014

Cambridge Times By Richard Vivian CAMBRIDGE – Citing a deep respect for their longtime colleague, a majority of city council voted against ordering a recount of the Ward 6 election results. Related Stories Price showed ‘a lot of class’ in… Incumbent Gary Price, who has held the seat for 20 years, lost to Shannon Adshade […]


Cambridge city hall.. screws over another resident with a huge water bill ( this is her story)

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October 30, 2014

I am submitting this with the permission and on behalf of the lady with the original 4900 water bill.. check out how badly these professionals (?) at city hall are treating her.. *** Wait until this happens to you! It is inevitable because the City of Cambridge has been ignoring any/and all complaints (quite flippantly […]


Special council meeting to discuss possibility of Ward 6 recount

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October 30, 2014

Cambridge Times CAMBRIDGE – Mayor Doug Craig has called a special meeting of city council to consider whether a recount is needed to determine who represents Ward 6 for the coming term. Official results from Monday’s (Oct. 27) municipal election put challenger Shannon Adshade two votes ahead of incumbent Gary Price. Though Price has indicated […]


Cambridge water billing issue, not one of them did a dam thing for you!!

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October 27, 2014

          I did a google search to add under one heading the different news stories pertaining to the nightmare water stories.. what did any of these councillors or Mayor do for you? *** My findings, are all over the map I agree…., but follow each link and check out the dates […]


City hall staff swamped with water billing complaints ( from May 2012)

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October 2, 2014

May 31, 2012 Cambridge Times It was more than a year ago that City of Cambridge took over municipal water billing from Cambridge & North Dumfries Hydro. Since then, city staff have been swamped in a sea of complaints as they tread through a  new billing system. Monday night, council threw staff a lifesaver to […]


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