Politics

Cambridge councillors advised to be better listeners

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August 8, 2019

Integrity commissioner says council members need to be more respectful of their constituents and colleagues (FUNNY ENOUGH.. NO MENTION OF DONNA REED CALLING US MALCONTENTS).. News Aug 07, 2019 by Paige Desmond Waterloo Region Record Cambridge’s integrity commissioner says city councillors are well-advised to become better listeners and avoid characterizing the actions or statements of […]


ARE OUR MUNICIPAL COUNCILLORS A LITTLE TOO FULL OF THEMSELVES?

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July 6, 2019

In The Alternative Are They a Little Too Willing To Impose Sanctions That They Do Not Have The Authority To Do? Today`s Waterloo Region Record carries the following article tiled `Fake snake gets Cambridge man banned`. Allan Dettweiler, a man in his 70s using a walker has been banned from Cambridge city hall and all […]


The ‘Multiplex’

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June 23, 2019

Mayor McGarry, Members of Council, City Staff, Project Management Office, Once again the City is at a cross roads and the taxpayer has no input because it looks like the choice has already been made by council members and the vote on the location is just another ‘dog and pony’ show.  I say this because […]


‘The Double Standard at Cambridge City Council’

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June 6, 2019

ATTENTION: DONNA REID in the case against Councillor Jan Leggitt I was at the Special Council Meeting (June 4, 2019) regarding the conclusions of the Integrity Commissioner report and his findings. Donna, if I can quote you from last evening when you spoke around the horseshoe to fellow Councillors, Staff, Mayor McGarry and the public […]


Public Information Meeting April 3, 2019

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April 9, 2019

On April 3, as you are aware, residents of Cambridge attended another Public Information Centre in the Bowman Room at City Hall. As you are also aware, I was present and listened to the presentation and was also able to ask questions of Council Members as well as City Staff. I came home from the […]


The Cancer that is Killing Police Officers

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February 24, 2019

Last week, I escorted my daughter out of Sick Kids at McMaster in a wheelchair after having a tumour removed from her cheek. While waiting for our ride, my phone alerted me to an email from the Superior Court of Justice; Justice Doi had made his decision about my pending lawsuit against my former employer, […]


JUSTICE SYSTEM BULLIES THRIVE IN THE PLAYGROUND FOR THE RICH

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February 22, 2019

What an exquisite deal. Regional politicians are in charge of several appointments to the Waterloo Region Police Services Board (WRAP). Same politicians decide who the regional politicians are who will sit on this Board. Regional councillor Tom Galloway has been the Chair of the WRPB for many years. Yes the province have a couple of […]


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