Civic Affairs

Municipal politics

Canada's virtuous cycle



(Refugee expert Mike Molloy, left, speaks to Ba Duong. RONALD ZAJAC/The Recorder and Times)

On the path to prosperity, we are more than sideways


(Ruth Mitchell stands in her former house in this September 2015 file photo.)

Filtering the details

It started out as a process debate.

The age of the professional festival

(Kim Buckley, of the entertainment management company The Works, speaks to city council while Wayne Van De Graaff, president of the company Absolute Lunacy, listens during a presentation on Tuesday.)

Why the ranked ballot won't be a Brockville thing

There are plenty of reasons to favour a ranked balloting system for Brockville, an option the province seems likely to offer in the near future.

Heated bike lanes on the way?


(Winter cycling is common in the Netherlands.)

Score one for the snarlers

(Aquatarium executive director Bill Rogerson has navigated the rough waters of short-term financing.)

Wonky but worthwhile water watchers


(City corporate services director David Dick, left, discusses the Victoria Avenue grant with Councillor Tom Blanchard.)


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