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HOUSING PLAN

  THE CONTRARIAN The following essay is from a year ago, praising the Ontario government of the day for recognizing much of the problem with housing. Of course they missed the main problem, which is Ontario is bent on directing … Continue reading

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NORTHERN MUNICIPALITIES

THE CONTRARIAN This is to expand on a previous column in which I argued that the drafters of British North America Act forgot about municipal governments, so municipalities in Canada are weak, totally wards of the provinces. But cut the … Continue reading

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DRYDEN BYPASS

THE CONTRARIAN   About 10 years ago, Ontario awoke (sort of) to the fact that its section of the TransCanada is at least 20 years behind the times.  I would like to think that petitions originating with our town had … Continue reading

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