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A Question of Councillor Liability

Ron Bolin: March 18, 2015

A Letter to the Editor of the Nanaimo Daily News

re: City seeks legal advice on liability: Spencer Anderson, NDN March 18, 2014… 234 more words

CITY GOVERNMENT

No sponsor to push to look into event, says Mayor? Who raised this question anyway??

Ron Bolin: Feb. 19, 2015

The following Letter was sent to the Daily News yesterday.  I am at a loss to understand the City’s position in this matter as it involves spending taxpayer funds, apparently without Council agreement, to protect the status of a horse that has long since fled the barn unofficially.  452 more words

CITY GOVERNMENT

RFP, AGLG, our Pocketbooks and the Product

Ron Bolin: Nov. 14, 2012

A Letter to Two Local Editors:

The City recently issued an RFP for a consultant to perform a study of governance for the City of Nanaimo at a cost estimated to be up to around $50,000. 292 more words

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Economic Development(s)

Gord Fuller: March 30, 2012

I don’t know what others think but we, the taxpayer, have shelled out more than $1.4 million for the new Economic Development Corporation and with the latest stories coming out from the D/N I am not impressed.  437 more words

CITY GOVERNMENT

Another “Vote to get a Vote” referendum – water flowing underground

Ron Bolin: July 11, 2011

At its meeting of July 11, 2011, Council backed yet another “Vote to get a Vote” referendum, otherwise known as the “Alternatative Approval Process”, dealing with water.  280 more words

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Blogs, Brennan and Bad Information

Ron Bolin: July 9, 2011

Re:  Blogs not great for information, Diane Brennan, Daily News, July 8, 2011

Unfortunately it is not only blogs that are not great for information.  342 more words

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