May 14 Council Summary & Observations

It was a pretty average Council meeting on Thursday (agenda here) and it was fairly well attended by folks speaking to a proposed 18 storey building on Yates St (#960-62) and a GPC decision for the city to regulate Medical Marihuana. The weekly proclamations were random as usual and made me think that I’ll have to send in a request for “City Council Live Tweeter Appreciation Week” one of these days.

So what happened?

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May 14 Council Early Thoughts

Just wanted to share some thoughts on the Public Hearings and a few other items on the Council agenda for tomorrow. One thing to note straight off is that Proclamation of Local Government Awareness week (the same week as Public Works Week) is not on the agenda.

How rude I say!

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Feb 19 PLUC Summary & Observations

Most the meeting this morning went by very quickly. Video from the meeting can be found from this page. As usual Mayor Helps began the proceedings by suggesting items for the consent agenda – this included: Continue reading Feb 19 PLUC Summary & Observations

Feb 19 PLUC Early Thoughts

The PLUC agenda can be found here.

First up is adoption of the minutes (which aren’t available) from the February 5th PLUC meeting – my summary of this meeting is available here. Continue reading Feb 19 PLUC Early Thoughts