Tag Archives: taxpayers’ dollars

LHIN & CCAC Navigation gross waste of taxpayers’ dollars

Who do you want making decisions about your health care:  therapists, nurses, doctors or paper-shufflers? That’s the question Ontarians should be asking.  Bill 41 isn’t even a year old and we’re seeing its effect.  Paper shufflers at Local Health Integration … Continue reading

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A city whines that it lacks tax revenue, yet …

… the athletic complex mania continues unabated in Brantford, Ontario with the latest additions: 1) The $3.2M Bison’s Alumni Field (under construction beside North Park Collegiate), a joint project between the City of Brantford and the Grand Erie District School … Continue reading

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To control spending, or not to control spending, that is the question?

Brantford, Ontario City Council has approved the hiring of four new staff at an initial annual cost of $320K to deal with the backlog of needed work on Brantford’s  infrastructure.  While acknowledging the backlog is good, going on a hiring … Continue reading

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Peace, joy and respect for taxpayers’ dollars

“Probably the reason we all go so haywire at Christmas time with the endless unrestrained and often silly buying of gifts is that we don’t quite know how to put our love into words.” – Harlan Miller As Mr. Rodney … Continue reading

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Make better use of gov’t buildings

We have visions of another round of the game of musical-buildings dancing in our heads. The federal building, an architectural beauty, in Brantford, Ontario has been declared surplus by Public Works and Government Services Canada.  This means they want to … Continue reading

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