July 2 GPC Summary & Observations

I started off all grumpy this morning because the media table had been shoved back in the back corner of the council chambers which made for both a bad view and terrible acoustics because it was crammed in beside a fancy looking air conditioning unit.

Council Air Conditioner

So I said “screw that” and sat in the front row of the audience.  Continue reading July 2 GPC Summary & Observations

April 23 GPC Summary & Observations

Have any of you watched the netflix show Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt?  Throughout the GPC meeting yesterday I had the theme song from that show running through my head but with the word “impetuous” replacing “unbreakable”. If you watch a lot of Council like I do, you’d know what I mean and who all I’m referring to.

So what happened today? Video is here if you’re interested.  Continue reading April 23 GPC Summary & Observations

April 23 GPC Early Thoughts

It is a decent sized agenda for GPC tomorrow, including two delegations,  discussion on the 2014 Financial Statements and  finalization of the 2015 tax rates. All and all, I’m sure it will be quite political. So what do we have? Continue reading April 23 GPC Early Thoughts