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City's Integrity Commissioner annual report says little, indicates all is well

Windsor’s Integrity Commissioner handed in his annual report Monday to city council with essentially nothing to report.

University of Windsor law professor Bruce Elman was hired in 2011 by council as its watchdog for ethical conduct of elected officials and municipal employees. 605 more words

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Dilkens says election promise kept: Seventh budget freeze

Windsor’s new mayor said he’s kept his biggest election promise — to squeeze out another year in the city’s record streak of freezing the overall municipal tax levy. 810 more words

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Vander Doelen: Austerity binge continues

Mayor Drew Dilkens says he’d be “shocked” if Windsor’s new city council doesn’t pass the zero increase 2015 budget he and senior city administrators tabled Monday. 825 more words

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Parks department takes over Dilkens campaign office

The city has purchased the former Angileri Brothers lumber yard on Howard Avenue, most recently the election headquarters for the Drew Dilkens mayoral campaign.

The 2.8-acre site, with 30,000 square feet of warehouse and building space on top of 10,000 square feet of office space, was bought for $725,000. 333 more words

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Incoming Windsor council learn the basics

Windsor’s incoming councillors got a jump on their jobs Thursday by going to school.

All 10 soon-to-be-crowned councillors, as well as mayor-elect Drew Dilkens, gathered at Christmas-themed Willistead Manor for the first Windsor City Council Orientation Session of the new council. 525 more words

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Departing councillors leave office without answers

It’s not just the retiring politicians who get jettisoned from city hall with the swearing in of a new council.

Also disappearing with Alan Halberstadt, Ron Jones, Al Maghnieh and Fulvio Valentinis are any leftover questions of theirs that administration never got around to answering. 779 more words

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