Category: Municipal

Nenshi calls Bill 10 ‘damaging and hateful’

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Nenshi calls Bill 10 ‘damaging and hateful’

Bill 10 would have focused international attention on “what kind of hillbillies we are” – Nenshi Calgary’s mayor says a now-delayed Alberta government bill about gay-straight alliances in schools would have focused international attention on “what kind of hillbillies we are.” During a speech to the Calgary Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, Naheed Nenshi called the […]

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Canadian city government is where politicians can make a difference

| January 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
Canadian city government is where politicians can make a difference

Strong politicians will choose to stay local in Canadian city government Bruce A Stewart     It’s been a long, long time since anyone questioned the received wisdom of a life in politics. Get involved locally. Then move up the ladder, leaving the local behind. Some people prefer provincial life and migrate to Edmonton, Victoria, and […]

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The Plunge to Home Solar?

| June 12, 2012 | 4 Comments
The Plunge to Home Solar?

June 11, 2012 By Matt Palmer On Monday I booked an appointment with Enmax for a home visit to investigate if it is worthwhile installing a solar energy system for our home. I am curious to learn more about how the system works, particularly the costs. I know it is not likely going to save us money, but if […]

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