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‘RUNNING’ SHOES

So why the rainbow Converse All Stars as my symbolic running (for city council) shoes? My campaign slogan is this: Core Values. Some of the values I strive to live by include neighbourliness, fairness, kindness and service. Yet I’ve heard these last four years of the harassment and discrimination faced by Edmontonians of different race,

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A COUNCIL OF INDEPENDENTS

The uninitiated are sometimes surprised to learn that the mayor is not the boss of city councillors. I suspect many would also be surprised to learn that I’m less likely to vote with the mayor as other city councillors. Edmonton Journal columnist David Staples column quoted an analysis of city council voting patters in his column: “On

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BALANCE & PING PONG TABLES

The City of Edmonton drifted off course for decades when it came to maintaining and building great transportation networks (remember the pothole outbreak of a few years past?) . This term, city council invested $1 billion in repairing, rebuilding and expanding its road network. At the same time, the City is investing in LRT, taking

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