The Garden Plot

Posts tagged Halifax Politics
Austerity Killed The Recreation Hall

For the last several years at least, governments at all levels have been beating their austerity drums quite loudly.  They have presented doom and gloom scenarios that if we don’t change our ways that society will crumble.    Services will disappear, rivers will dry up, sidewalks will be non-existent sort of thing.    I don’t disagree that on many fronts collectively we have allowed our governments to live above their means.  However, if we are to look at government from a purely money in-money out math equation that balances I feel we are lost in translation.

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Commuter Rail will give us a regional public transit network
Halifax Water should respect our harbour not help pollute it.
Perspectives on the Dal Denistry Scandal
Sound the alarm: Closing stations does not make for efficency.