The light-rail project has gone from being a very good idea to a spending disaster and a threat to the safety of the people of Ottawa.
The first phase of the light-rail project should never have had a sinkhole. But it did. In fact, it’s had four.
“In the spirit of routine and pro-active disclosure, and because sufficient time has lapsed to allow for a review from the insurer and for the City to submit […]
The culture of secrecy at Ottawa City Hall is reaching astonishing proportions.
The secret city sinkhole report blames the collapse of Rideau Street on sandy soil conditions, a source who has seen the report says. The source who requested anonymity provided details […]
“It’s in the best interest of all parties – the police, the community, and the SIU – that as much information goes out as possible so people know exactly […]
A topnotch legal mind contacted me on the weekend to discuss the city’s position on releasing the Rideau sinkhole report. The city’s conclusion is that the report should not be released because […]
It is interesting to note that the tall foreheads at Ottawa City Hall are charged with protecting the interests of the citizens of this city. In fact, that often doesn’t happen. […]
There was a time at Ottawa City Hall when Bob Chiarelli ran the place that you could count on the mayor’s office to fight for public information when city staff […]
Here is the first dribble of information on the sinkhole report that is being kept secret by the City of Ottawa. This from the CBC: Rideau-Vanier Coun. Mathieu Fleury has read the full report, […]
Today is a very sad day for municipal government in the national capital region. Citizens are being stonewalled by the City of Ottawa in getting the results of a […]
The bold face type is taken from the report by city clerk and solicitor Rick O’Connor sent to Mayor Jim Watson and city council on Thursday. The regular type […]
If one could trust Ottawa City Hall, maybe citizens could give the municipality the benefit of the doubt in the matter of withholding the causes from the public of the […]
Long-time Bulldog reader Randy Gordon chips in on the sinkhole report and the interesting goings-on surrounding it: Let the blame game begin. I love this plan referred to as the […]