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Staff Gave Faulty Info On Orgaworld Deal

Council was given inaccurate information and faulty methodology was used in framing the Orgaworld contract, audit committee chairman Rick Chiarelli said Monday. “Council could not make a good decision,” Chiarelli said as the controversial audit is due to be released … Continue reading

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Trinketgate And Dr. Rainer Clouseau

The brilliant Sheridan has come up with one of his best comments ever. It deserves better play so The Bulldog is giving it a full post. This time he looks into the Ottawa City Council trinket scandal … you know, sports … Continue reading

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City’s Conflicted In Transpo Crash Probe

The City of Ottawa wears many conflicting hats in any outcome from the tragic crash of an OC Transpo bus with a Via Rail train this week near Woodroffe Avenue. First, it has the responsibility of discovering what went wrong … Continue reading

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The Secretive Bobblehead Council: Mike Patton Show

Oh that Mike Patton is at it again. Patton, the Senior Fellow at The Arthur Meighen Institute for Public Affairs, is taking on Mayor Jim Watson (again) and his city council (again). This time it is about secrecy, the lack … Continue reading

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Special Joint Meeting Called On Conduct Code

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Please be advised that in accordance with Subsection 82 (1) of the Procedure By-law, the Chair of the Finance and Economic Development Committee and of the Governance Renewal Sub-Committee has called … Continue reading

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Two Years Of City Council Woes (3): Podcast

This is the third part of my speech to the Federation of Citizens’ Associations of Ottawa-Carleton on Jan. 22. In this third part, we discuss the problems city council has faced over the past two years.

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Sun City Council Poll Doesn’t Matter

A Sun poll on the performance of Ottawa’s city councillors is woefully unscientific. The Ottawa Sun poll of readers on city council performance means absolutely nothing.

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Secret Light-Rail Video Obtained By Bulldog Ottawa

The good people over at MOSH Communications got this video leaked to them of an in camera Ottawa City Council light-rail meeting. In the interest of public service, the MOSHers sent this secret video to Bulldog Ottawa. Can you pick … Continue reading

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