Tag Archives: Brant County

Should county pay for public rec complex in city?

Consider the building of a public sector recreation complex in a city.  Despite being fraught with questions about need, affordability and location, construction is starting soon.  Consistent with the affordability question, some of the main players seek financial help from … Continue reading

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Use Existing Buildings Before Building New Ones, Part 7

The saga of Brantford Ontario’s vacant buildings would make a great daytime soap opera, or even a Halloween thriller–“The Gaze of Darken Buildings.”  Okay, we’ll stick to writing about civic and governance issues. Why were building permits issued for new … Continue reading

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Interests of a City Come First

It is encouraging when a taxpayer is able to cut through nonsense and succinctly tell it like it is.  Mr. David Hugman does that here regarding proposed boundary adjustments in Brantford and Brant County. The interests of a municipality come … Continue reading

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