“Of course, the LRT is nowhere near that (Phoenix pay system) sort of disaster; on the contrary, it’s a success story just awaiting completion.” Ottawa Citizen editorial […]
As a former copy editor many years ago, you learn to appreciate an odd story and an unusual headline. Here’s a few recent ones. Tell us what you think. Maybe […]
Mayor Jim Watson brags that the city gets more than a million dollars out of Lansdowne each year. A pittance compared to the amount the city poured into […]
Six months late, and counting. How should we react to the delay in the commissioning of the LRT?
This is a release from the Canadian Tulip Festival:
John Manconi, ya gotta love ‘im, can make the English language dance like Cirque du Soleil. The OC Transpo GM is the absolute master of obfuscation. He is a reporter’s […]
Bulldog commentator Mike Patton says the Mayor Jim Watson can invoice Rideau Transit Group as much as he wants over city losses due to RTG lateness, but the company doesn’t […]
“The mayor would have us believe that the May 24 date was just a friendly suggestion. It’s easier to be “on time and on budget,” as Watson likes to […]
“I don’t call it late, I call it an adjustment of the date, for all the right reasons.” OC Transpo general manager John Manconi
“I’ve always said my goal was to see the trains running with passengers in 2018 and we’re doing that.” Mayor Jim Watson on the late LRT project.
Bulldog commentator Mike Patton is banging his head against the wall trying to understand how Mayor Jim Watson can find millions to bring La Machine back to town […]
This is a release from the City of Ottawa:
The provincial government must hold an inquiry into some recent financial relationships into which the municipal government has entered.
What is going on here?