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Colourful cast of characters
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: Municipal candidates are colouring our world with all the election signs sprinkled throughout the city.
School boards big part of our lives
Editorial: There is little glory or money these days in being a school trustee.
Recent Comments
Tuesday, September, 16, 2014 - 11:11:14 AM
Election negativity troubling "I thank John Buttars for his thoughtful contribution to the discussion around Guelph's civic election. Respectfully, I would not describe Cam Guthrie's campaign as one of negativity. Instead I think any negativity Mr. Buttars is perceiving from can"
Comment by guelphpeter
Sunday, September, 14, 2014 - 12:12:50 PM
Kovach exits with last call "I wish to offer a large and very sincere THANK YOU to Coun. Gloria Kovach for her many years of service to the citizens of Guelph. As a long-time follower of council I did not always agree with Coun. Kovach's stand on every issue, but I always respe"
Comment by guelphpeter
Wednesday, September, 10, 2014 - 2:02:28 PM
Farbridge lashes out at naysayers – Guthrie included "I've carefully reviewed Cam Guthrie's campaign materials and his plan for a Better Guelph, and I have also questioned him at length, and I don't see any reference to "cutting our way to a better city". Nor would I characterize Guthrie as one who is"
Comment by guelphpeter
Accessibility for all if using public money
Dear Editor: Sometimes admitting a mistake and apologizing is the right thing to do, it’s the respectful thing to do… it’s the thing to do.
Not long ago Guthrie lauded city’s finances
Dear Editor: Guelph is in fantastic financial shape, as indicated in the Tribune article on Sept. 4 about Guelph’s AA+ credit rating from Standard and Poor’s.
For the taxes we pay city services are lacking
Dear Editor: Having in the past served as a councillor for eight years in a neighbouring community, I cannot support the present Guelph council.
It's best Urbacon suit is over
Editorial: How the Urbacon lawsuit affects the civic election remains to be seen, but it’s good that the city and the fired contractor have reached an out-of-court settlement.
Election negativity troubling
Dear Editor: We are obviously in for an exciting election campaign, but I find myself mystified by the negativity of some candidates and letters to the editor.
Simplistic approach wrong
Dear Editor: Civic leadership isn’t about barking that our taxes are too high. It’s about ensuring that our taxes are spent wisely and that our city as a whole benefits on many levels, not just economically.
Again bankrolling a bad lot
Dear EDitor: Again, university students’ first weekend back in the city and Guelph taxpayer money is being spent on the Guelph police attending 15 house parties, nude students running through the streets and open liquor violations.
Lack of track disappointing
Dear Editor: I am a senior who has just moved to Guelph from Mount Forest.
Noisy gnat getting to me
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: Mosquitoes are pretty much gone, but there remains a giant gnat in my neighbourhood.
Guest Editorial: Making Guelph a Better Place
I do a lot of things in this city.
Grassroots, taxes, library and the Guelph Factor
Seven letters to the editor about the Guelph municipal election:
Shaky start to the year
Editorial: It’s early days yet, so it may be difficult to tell whether Project Safe Semester is having the desired impact on alcohol-related rowdiness in the city.
New central library’s role benefits all city branches
Dear Editor: Bullfrog library user Judith Wilkins misunderstands the relationship between a central library and its branches (“Library Thinking Wrong,” Aug. 26) in her response to public library CEO Kitty Pope’s excellent piece about the benefits of library systems especially in this electronic age (Tribune Aug. 12)
Homeowner blindsided by no notification of costly bill
Dear Editor: I have been getting phone calls from Reliance Home Comfort trying to talk me into staying with them or not to trust the other company coming to my door.
Let plane complaints fly
I think Chris Wood’s response to the airplane noise complaints is misleading (Tribune, Aug. 26).
Time to take city back
Dear EDitor: What was the point of having city council vote on St. George’s Square with no substance to it other than “it’s round”?
 
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