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Rob Ford will take a drug and alcohol test if his challengers do too

By Natalie Alcoba

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford said he has “no problem” submitting to drug and alcohol tests if all other mayoral candidates do as well, but then went on to suggest it should extend to all political candidates and possibly civil servants. 281 more words


August 18 Zoning Board meeting recordings released

The Village has released edited audio recordings from the August 18 Zoning Board meeting. To access the menu of the meeting’s topical audio recording segments, click… 153 more words

Zoning Board

Private sector organisations that ‘donate money’ to Liverpool City Council

The following list is of organisations (many of them private sector) that have – out of the goodness of their hearts – donated ‘money’ to fund council events – such as the Lord Mayor’s ball etc….. 158 more words

August 18 Zoning Board ePacket agenda posted

The documents to be discussed during this evening’s Zoning Board of Appeals meeting have been posted by the Village.  A copy can be downloaded here.

Zoning Board

The neutering of net neutrality

In a riot, people get squeezed to death from no-one’s malice. It’s simple physics, the pressure of a mob. We’re all there, out in the square with thousands of the nameless, and the police cameras are recording faces, not what we’re saying. 204 more words


August 18 Zoning Board meeting agenda released

The Village recently released the agenda for the meeting of the Zoning Board of Appeals scheduled for Monday evening at 7:30 PM.  It would appear most of the horse boarding related topics for discussion will be tabled until a future meeting. 17 more words

Zoning Board

Feeding the vultures

As I write this column, the Sanggunian Panlungsod committee on ways and means is conducting its final two public hearings on the proposal of the Mabilog administration to raise real property values which will serve as basis for the imposition of taxes starting next year. 1,008 more words