It seems, yet again, we are on our own

Ontario can be a funny place. Many of our cities are Blue cities, voting conservative like clockwork. Some cities are Red cities, voting liberal like clockwork. The late Jack Layton (may he rest in peace) brought a refreshing Orange Wave and certain ridings were Orange for a time, but it didn't last. Brampton? We tend... Continue Reading →

Just for fun

Leadership is a balancing act. There are many competing interests that need to be addressed in any situation, and there never seems to be enough money to do everything you'd like to do. This blog is (mostly) about the things I would do if I were really in charge. Granted, a Mayor is no more... Continue Reading →

Census Data observations

This post is in progress, and will be added to as I work my way through the 2016 Census Data. Is growth in Brampton slowing down?  2006 2011 2016 Population 433,806 523,911 593,638  Growth    --   90,105 (+20.8% approx.) 69,727 (+13.3% approx.) Rate of growth, measured by a percent increase of residents over 5... Continue Reading →

Life would be easier if …

What is one of the little things that could make your life easier? Like, free WiFi on the bus, or snow plows that don't pile snow at the bottom of your driveway? Let me know your ideas!

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