Friday, January 27, 2023

The by-law to establish Wards in Aurora for the 2022 Election was passed on July 14, 2020.

Town of Aurora Mayoral & Ward 2022 Council Candidates (ARCHIVED)

Town of Aurora – Elections 2022 Mayoral Candidates (ARCHIVED)

Living Document: Last Update November 23rd, 2022 Town of Aurora Mayoral Candidates, Municipal Elections 2022. Town of Aurora residents will vote in the 2022 Municipal Election this...

Town of Aurora – WARD 1 Council Candidate(s) (ARCHIVED)

Living Document: Last Update November 23rd, 2022 Ward 1 Municipal Candidates Nick Biase – Aurora Ward 1 Candidate Sandra Humfryes – Aurora Ward 1 Candidate Ron Weese – Ward...

Town of Aurora – WARD 2 Council Candidate(s) (ARCHIVED)

Living Document: Last Update November 23rd, 2022 Ward 2 Municipal Candidates Alison Connolly – Aurora Ward 2 Candidate Marco Di Girolmo – Aurora Ward 2 Candidate Rachel Gilliland –...

Town of Aurora – WARD 3 Council Candidate(s) (ARCHIVED)

Living Document: Last Update November 23rd, 2022 Ward 3 Municipal Candidates Alexandra Bonham – Aurora Ward 3 Candidate Wendy Gaertner – Ward 3 – Councillor (Term 2022-2026) Owen Heritage...

Town of Aurora – WARD 4 Council Candidate(s) (ARCHIVED)

Living Document: Last Update November 23rd, 2022 Ward 4 Municipal Candidates Iwona Czarnecka – Aurora Ward 4 Candidate Carson Day – Aurora Ward 4 Candidate Michael Thompson – Ward...

Town of Aurora – WARD 5 Council Candidate(s) (ARCHIVED)

Living Document: Last Update November 23rd, 2022 Ward 5 Municipal Candidates Ian Clark - Aurora Ward 5 Candidate Steve Fleck - Aurora Ward 5 Candidate John Gallo - Ward...

Town of Aurora – WARD 6 Council Candidate(s) (ARCHIVED)

Living Document: Last Update November 23rd, 2022 Ward 6 Municipal Candidates Robert James Fraser - Aurora Ward 6 Candidate Harold Kim - Ward 6 - Councillor (Term 2022-2026) Greg...

The Auroran Letters to the Editor: Aurora Ward System...

My Letter to the Editor submission - THE AURORAN, Thursday, September 17, 2020, page 4 and 24, a shorter version of my previous detailed blog...

Aurora Ward System – As Decided by Council

Aurora ward system implementation for the 2022 Municipal Elections is now completed following the passing of the by-law on ward boundaries on July 14, 2020....

Political Blog Posts

The Importance of Balance Between Growth and Preservation of the Natural Environment

“I’m not against development but …” is a phrase often echoed by residents who turn up at Town...

From Shining to Shameful – The Continued Loss of the Oak Ridges Moraine

A picture-perfect vista of soft, rolling hills where wild turkey, deer and coyote once roamed has been reduced...

Who is Going to Pay for Another Partnership?

After deliberation the $200,000 St. Anne’s park design budget item was conditionally approved by Council. Let’s hope that Council will make a sound decision later on. Total of $4.5M, that’s a lot of money.

2020-Jun-23 Council – Phase 2 Shining Hill Development APPROVED

APPROVED: The application for Official Plan Amendment, Zoning By-law Amendment, and Draft Plan of Subdivision Shining Hill Estate Collections

Who is Going to Pay for Another Partnership?

After deliberation the $200,000 St. Anne’s park design budget item was conditionally approved by Council. Let’s hope that Council will make a sound decision later on. Total of $4.5M, that’s a lot of money.

Short Boardwalk (Kwik Kopy Trail), Long Story

I should have known that when I was writing...

Quote to Think About

"Things will only improve when the people - all of us - say to authorities, 'I will hold you responsible.' We should all be showing up at city council meetings, lighting up every community with activism and mobilization."

Erin Brockovich