In a stunning move the Township of Hamilton – you know that collection of homes and farms on the top of Cobourg that doesn’t want to raise taxes but still accumulates high price help – new fulltime Fire Chief etc.,
Reading the Council agenda from afar what sticks out to the astute reader? Certainly not the mass of motions approving development for expansion. No it is the different stuff – stuff one doesn’t see every meeting.
Interesting story in today’s MSM about the Ontario Ombudsman’s opinion of “secret” meetings by Municipal Councils.
For as long as we have been covering Cobourg Council the most contentious issue that emerges every election cycle is the claim from voters that Council holds too many meetings behind closed doors.
It will not be the same – this guy will not be there at the levee to ring in the New Year, we will miss you Tom.