This Saturday, March 8, please join in for 1 Billion rising. See link to why I am rising and helping raise awareness.
Thank you to the federal government for investing in communities. The work you contibue to do makes our municipalities stronger for the future. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=rBqePPepQWA&feature=c4-feed-u] Posted using Tinydesk: WordPress blog editor
So much fun Paragliding in Turkey last year visiting family. Wish I could do it again! I’ve been meaning to share this video for a while. It only cost $75 to do it.
It was an honour represent the City of Barrie at Mashbash 2014 at Snow Valley Resort with MP Patrick Brown. I had a blast in the bedpan race, and you will notice that I actually won as well!!! For video of the race go to the following link. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zERWNjqPWVs
Barrie City Council has approved the 2014 budget with an increase of 2.03% over last year. This is a very strong budget for the residents and taxpayers of Barrie. While improvements in roads and renewal are continuing, we are also going to delivering the lowest tax increase in 14 Years.
Council will be passing the lowest tax increase in years for 2014. Stay tuned for tomorrow night’s final figures. I am proud to be part of this Council. Posted using Tinydesk blog editor
It is a good night of fiscal restraint that has lead to a 2.24% tax increase at Barrie City Hall. Further prudent planning is positioning Barrie to be on a steady footing for the future. Congratulations to council and its an honour to have been part of this council. This is my last budget vote [ Read More ]
The County of Simcoe, Barrie Police Services, Barrie Public Library, & the Lake Simcoe Conservation Authority are making presentations regarding their requests for funds for the 2014 budget. These providers account for many of the services that are provided on the front line in Barrie and Simcoe County.
Congratulations to all of the winners of the arts awards winners and thank you for all you do to promote the cultural sectors of our city. Special thanks to Chad Ballantyne for all of his contributions to all the cultural groups in Barrie. Go Barrie!