June 11 Council Summary & Observations

It was quite the Council meeting on Thursday night and not just because there was a big agenda. Lots of other things happened. There was one moment in particular that was especially bizarre and led to me getting up as part of the Public Hearing for 120 Gorge Road and saying to Council: “You should be better than this!”

It was simultaneously odd and appalling (video here).

So what all happened? Continue reading June 11 Council Summary & Observations

April 16 PLUC Summary & Observations

For the first time in a while, this was a meeting that actually took up the time allowed to it – more even. Based on past practice I had assumed they would be done by 10am and had booked an appointment for 11am. Boy was I wrong as the meeting itself continued until nearly noon. Consequently, my Sunday afternoon was spent watching the remainder of it.  Continue reading April 16 PLUC Summary & Observations

April 16 PLUC Early Thoughts

It is a big agenda for the PLUC meeting tomorrow. The last PLUC meeting was nearly a month ago on March 19th and so lots of applications have started working their way down the approval pipe.

What do we have tomorrow?

Continue reading April 16 PLUC Early Thoughts