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A 3.2% Tax Increase?: Ron Bolin: April 3, 2018 At tomorrow’s 9am Finance and Audit Committee meeting there will be a presentation of the 2018-2022 financial plan. It is worthy of your time and attention to review the document as it stands in its almost final and reasonably understandable form. If you, like I, cannot m...
Eight years and not much has changed…: Here is a post back from the first month of Nanaimocityhall.com back in March of 2010 and it looks like we haven’t been able to change much in the political and ethical nature of governance in the City of Nanaimo.  Maybe the next eight years will be better… https://nanaimocityhall.com/2010/03/29/...
To Bin or not to Bin…That is the Question: Ron Bolin: March 31, 2018 The following email exchange relates to the issue of dealing with the new solid waste bins which are very problematic for various citizens and their locations even though they do NOT provide a full and complete service for standard household items. I have not had any fur...
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St. Paul's Anglican Tea Party: Mad Hatter's Tea PartySt. Paul's Anglican Church'The Centre for Ministry'100 Chapel StreetSaturday, May 19, 2:00 - 3:30 pmTickets $10.00 at the door orthe Church Office 250-753-2523Wearing of HATS is encouraged!!
Another email scam promising money: Don't Fall For It !!!Looks like the real thing .......Seems there is never an end to the devices some will use to try and swindle the gullible.The above image was an email received telling me that Melisa had sent me $3176.00 and appeared to have links to different banks that the funds could be de...
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City of Nanaimo and attacks on bloggers: Unfortunately, MIN bloggers have been blocked from accessing public council meeting videos or live streaming videos on the City of Nanaimo website. This is not the first time. Ever since this council took office in 2014 Mid Island News has had a problem with being blocked. Who knew that writing a...
Selling City Land; Carving up Harewood; 7,212 signature petition: The first Nanaimo Council meeting of September is coming up on Monday —an evening jam packed with political intrigue.  Some hot topics include: selling City owned land at 2103 Bowen Road for $350,000 expanding/moving recycling depot to 2491 Kenworth Road 3240 Fieldstone Way 3 multi-unit resident...
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Termimal Nicol Re-Imagined: Over the past year we’ve had an opportunity to hear from many community members during the Terminal Nicol Re-imagined process.  Thank you to everyone who has participated so far – your input has provided valuable insights and ideas to the Project Committee for the development of the DRAFT Termina...
SECA GENERAL MEETING MINUTES Aug. 3/2016: Agenda Financial Food Forest Art in the Park Event Aug 13 Bocce in the Park Teawagon BlogOther items: Women’s Group Event Chaired by S. Larocque It is acknowledged that we meet on traditional land of the Snunymuxw First Nation FINANCIAL:General Account – $2,603.75 Picnic Account – 1,123.29 FOO...
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Council Paves The Way For Another $700,000 Down The Drain!City Council voted 6-3 (Kipp, Bestwick, McKay opposed) to grant a licence of use to a new group wanting to use the old building at 25 Victoria Rd. for their theatrical pursuits. The city taxpayer will pay the group $11,350/yr as an operati...
Nanaimo Taxes Did NOT Have To Increase!: Note: Email Subscribers may have to visit Nanaimo Info Blog to view videoThe above is a video clip of my address to city council on May 12, 2014 just before they adopted the 2014 - 2018 Financial Plan which will see taxes go up a total of 16.8%.If council had elected to use the $4million surplus ...
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Destination Earth: In a new book titled Destination Earth veteran traveler Nicos Hadjicostis elucidates his personal philosophy of travel developed after a round-the-world trip lasting six years and six months.
Working Remotely from Nanaimo: How have you found positive employment opportunities in Nanaimo or do you feel you may need to look elsewhere to advance your career?
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Results: We’ll try to find and post the results from different polls, but for now, here are the overall results posted on the city’s website. Congratulations to all successful candidates.  
Good Information: Excellent information on this site.  The questions are well-thought out and posed to all levels of leadership: mayor, council, and school board.   It’s difficult to read….just hit the button at the bottom to increase the copy size.  But well worth the time. http://www.electyourfuture.com/  
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Nanaimo City Council 2011- 2014:
The discussion continues here-- answering voters' questions: The all-candidates' meeting was a chance to hear what candidates think about four big issues....and there are many topics of concern to Nanaimo voters.That discussion continues here. We've set up two new areas on the blog for voters to pose questions and for candidates to respond to them---Voters...
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2014 Election Expenditures: This site from elections BC has all of the Nanaimo candidate expenditures.http://contributions.electionsbc.gov.bc.ca/pcs/LESearchResults.aspx?PFN=&E=(ALL)&FTK=0&FT=(ALL)&FN=(ALL)&OK=0&O=(ALL)&JTK=0&JT=(ALL)&JK=86&J=Nanaimo&EV=(ALL)
Empire Fading?: Funding for Empire Days cut by councilhttp://www.nanaimodailynews.com/news/funding-for-empire-days-cut-by-council-1.1737512Editorial: It's time to end the debate on event namehttp://www.nanaimodailynews.com/it-s-time-to-end-the-debate-on-event-name-1.1737509As most folk know I have been a staunch...

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