Council taking action

At the February 20, 2018 Council Meeting, City Council took action and asked that Requests for Proposals be put out for the city’s garbage collection and for the City’s benefits provider to determine if the taxpayers are getting the best value for money. Council also directed that staff put a tax incentive in place to build much needed long-term care homes in the Sault.

$180,000 in savings

I brought 7 motions forward at the Budget meeting held December 5, 2017. All together, my proposals would have brought the budget down by $250,000. Council accepted $180,000 worth of my proposals and the budget came in at a 1.98% tax increase. My motions were:

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

It was great fun to join Steve Paikin on TVO’s ‘The Agenda’ for a segment on Sir William H. Hearst. You can visit The Agenda Website to learn about the Former Ontario Premier and Sault Ste. Marie MPP, Sir William H. Hearst.